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Uniting Caroona Yamba

· 4 Freeburn Street Yamba 2464 NSW

Residential aged care at Uniting Caroona Yamba in Yamba, New South Wales

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    Uniting Caroona Yamba is located in Yamba on the NSW north coast. It offers secure indoor and outdoor common areas, including tea and coffee facilities, a library, and BBQ facilities. The landscaped gardens feature dementia wandering paths.

    The facility operates on a household living model where residents share common spaces as part of a small group. Registered nurses, dementia specialists, and carers provide full-time, tailored care including necessary health services. Pastoral care and religious services are also available at no extra cost, affirming the home's dedication to inclusivity and support for all backgrounds.

    • Gardens

    Top Rated Home in Yamba

    One of the top homes in Yamba according to residents and Government service audits.

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    3 Year Accreditation

    Uniting Caroona Yamba Reviews

    8.9· Recommended by 82% residents



    The Residents Experience rating shows what current residents at Uniting Caroona Yamba think of the food, staff, care and more. These ratings are from the 2023 Aged Care Quality Commission Survey.

    Solum Farm
    Solum Farm
     · 16/11/2022

    The attention to detail, care and support provided to the residents at Caroona Yamba is visible from the moment you walk in the door. It feels like home. Great coffee shop, gardens and location.

    Bek Mithrandír
    Bek Mithrandír
     · 09/08/2022

    Would give it zero stars but unfortunately cannot. Poor treatment of staff, incompetent management and communication is severely lacking. I’m appalled by the running of this home and wouldn’t recommend putting your loved ones here. Also I wouldn’t work here, absolutely no respect for their workers.

    Norma Anyon-Smith
    Norma Anyon-Smith
     · 28/09/2020


    Desley Syphers
    Desley Syphers
     · 03/09/2018

    Our mum is in caroona nursing home. It is a nice modern facility. She is well cared for, meals are good, rooms are clean and spacious, private bathroom.

    Rooms & Pricing

    $490,000 - $599,000 · 6 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Secure Living1EnsuiteApproximately 15m2
    Comfort Living1EnsuiteApproximately 20m2
    Spacious Living + kitchenette1EnsuiteApproximately 20m2 (excluding ensuite)
    PLEASE REMOVE1EnsuiteApproximately 16m2
    Companion living (for couples)2EnsuiteApprox 20m2 (excludes ensuite)

    About the Staff

    208 mins
    All Care Staff
    34 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

    Registered Nurses
    Personal Carers
    Speech Pathologists
    Care Managers

    The average resident at Uniting Caroona Yamba received 208 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 111% of their daily total care target of 187 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by UNITING (NSW.ACT)
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 78722539923

    Safety Checks

    • Certification valid
    • Has not received notice of sanction
    • Is accredited

    Religions practised

    • Uniting Church


    4 Freeburn Street Yamba 2464 NSW


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Uniting Caroona Yamba?

    Uniting Caroona Yamba has an overall ACQSC star rating of Good.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at Uniting Caroona Yamba?

    Uniting Caroona Yamba has 5 different types of rooms which range in price between $490,000 and $599,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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