Residents in high care receive comprehensive care and support to assist them in managing physical ailments, illness or injury, mental health issues, and other health related issues.
In addition to access to 24 hour Registered Nurse services, where needed our high care residents are offered assistance with medication administration, feeding, toileting, and continence management. All the while we place great emphasis on individual respect, the promotion of independence and the comfort and well being of our residents while providing these services.
We also offer an extensive range of mobility aids, such as wheelchairs, walkers and mechanical lifting devices, and access to Allied Health services including podiatry, physiotherapy, speech pathology, dental and ophthalmology as part of our extensive care program.
Every resident is provided with the opportunity to participate in a range of daily activities and programs within the Villa, the House of Saint Hilarion and out in the community. This can include winery tours, zoo visits and trips to local shopping centres.
All meals are prepared fresh each day and are a highlight of the Saint Hilarion experience, providing both flavour and an appropriate nutritional balance in line with each resident’s needs.
Dementia Specific Services
For those residents with dementia, we have two purpose built, secure dementia specific areas at The House of Saint Hilarion, Seaton.
Offering 35 places in total, these units has been very tastefully designed with an atrium effect and a secure outdoor area with beautiful gardens, grapevines and herb beds.
The lifestyle activities that take place in the dementia specific areas have been specifically designed to reflect the situation of our residents, however it is important to note that when larger community wide activities, such as concerts and cultural celebrations are held in our Community Centre, our residents in these dementia areas are encouraged to participate.
Our caring and fully qualified Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses are on duty at all times to attend to our Resident's needs.
Onsite Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy. We have state of the art physiotherapy, rehabilitation equipment, and gym to improve the muscular strength of older people and reduce social isolation.
We have a variety of lifestyle programs to enable our residents to continue to engage in activities which are meaningful. We provide a high standard of quality of life through our multicultural programs with highly trained and qualified staff and volunteers.
Our Personal Carers and Home Support Workers provide personal care support/services to our residents and our Community care recipients in accordance with their individual assessed needs, providing skilled, individualised holistic care.
Our caring Administration staff welcome you as you enter our facilities.
The role of the Domestic department (cleaning and laundry) is to help provide a clean, hygienic and safe environment for all residents, staff and visitors.
Memory Support Care
Secure dementia specific areas with a beautiful garden outlook. Our Diversional Therapists work with our care recipients providing short activities and interactions specifically designed to provide memory support for people living with dementia.
Saint Hilarion employs the services of the Sisters of St Anthony to provide pastoral and spiritual care and diversional therapy for the benefit of residents. The Sisters are at each facility during the week. Religious services are also provided for other denominations.
Our unique Casa Linga service delivers 5 star food service to our Residents. Residents choose their meal at the time of service. Dining together with others or dining within their own room.