Sign In
Validation
Confirmation
Confirmation
Join Now
Refer a friend or relative
Prefer to talk to a real person? 1300 775 870

Villa Maria Catholic Homes

30 businesses total

Villa Maria Catholic Homes

(3.9)
  • Suite B, 2 Domville Ave Hawthorn VIC 3122
  • Phone - (03) 8862 9000
  • 46 reviews
3.9 (46 Reviews) Average Operator Rating

NemeA66

Apr 16, 2015

accommodation - large comfortable bedroom (singles with shared bathrooms) however poor design - difficult for staff to observe residents care needs, my mother was assaulted by another resident. Not enough staff, some demonstrate care for residents, most do not. Food bland and not nutritious for elderly - no evidence of individual likes or dislikes. very poor lifestyle program for individual choice, no-one reminds my mother when there is an activity. This organization won a better practice award 2014!

Was this review helpful?  3

Wilford9223

Apr 5, 2015

My aunt was in care at Villa Maria Berwick. Unfortunately she recently passed away but I feel I need to say thank you for the care she received. She wasn't the easiest of patients to handle but the girls had a knack that was incredible. Aunt also had been a fussy eater but ate all and sundry that was presented to her. Previously until 2003 I also had an elderly cousin in the same facility. Great place- hubby has me booked in too !!!

Was this review helpful?  

Benjamin4640

Nov 4, 2014

l have had 2 relatives In Residential Care at Villa Maria Berwick and I have always found everyone understanding and helpful.

Was this review helpful?  

Bronwen Cole

Jul 24, 2014

staff are most cooperative and caring of residents. A Variety of activities are available for residents. Food of good wholesome flavour. Residents can do as much or as little as they wish as far as entertainment is concerned. Very happy with the care my family has received, now having a second relative living there

Was this review helpful?  1

Smith123

May 4, 2014

These staff are the most caring and loving to my dad. They all know him by name, even the cleaners and cooks, will always say hello and sit by his bed for a small chat. They are interested in all he does and his family, great children. The staff also know my name whenever they see me and always speak which makes me feel the love for dad as they include me. We couldn't gave chosen a more perfect aged care for dad.

Was this review helpful?  1

John Donald

Apr 27, 2014

This facility is probably the best I have inspected so far as I have been looking into aged care for my father (low care facilities). The location of this facility in Bundoora is perfect in my mind (I myself reside in Greensborough), as it is not too far from the city, but isn’t on the fringes of Melbourne. The grounds of this facility are vast and magnificent, with plenty of room for residents to walk amongst the gardens or shoot the breeze in many of the recreation rooms and also its close proximity to Bundoora Park with its vast grounds. I was informed by the manager (tour guide) that this facility hosts 90-odd beds, with each room nicely decorated and en suites with each room. The buildings themselves are nice and all single story, with the facility split into 5 or 6 different buildings. The activity program on offer at this facility was nothing overtly special, with a few activities on offer that I know my father would like (gardening, church programs etc.) I would feel comfortable that he wouldn't get restless in this facility. All the usual and expected amenities were found in this facility, with the added bonus that the location boasts a large medical facility only across the road, which is somewhat reassuring. Of all the facilities I have inspected so far, this is definitely one of the best and, given there are vacancies, I will be placing my father into this facility.

Was this review helpful?