Garrawarra Centre is an accredited Residential Aged Care Facility and has a capacity of 120 Dementia Specific beds.
Located in Waterfall, approximately 43 kilometres south of Sydney and 44 kilometres north of Wollongong, in a natural bush setting, the Centre is a purpose-built, dementia specific facilities in New South Wales.
Person Centred high level care is provided for people with a primary diagnosis of Dementia who exhibit challenging behaviours and cannot be accommodated in a main stream nursing home. Residents may remain with us on either a permanent or respite basis.
Our teams complete dementia training, equipping staff with a range of person-centred care strategies to support the indivdualised and specialised care needs of our residents.
Residents are housed in one of four purpose-built cottages. Each cottage has 20 bedrooms, 10 single and 10 double, and can house a total of 30 residents. The living areas are comfortable comprising two lounge rooms, two dining rooms, two courtyards a kitchenette with a central garden connecting the wings of the cottages.
We endeavour to maintain a home-like appearance and atmosphere where our residents are free to move around their cottage as they wish. A safe and secure environment is maintained by a discreet electronic system. All cottages have air conditioning for heating and cooling to enhance comfort. All rooms have an Ensuite, with each Cottage having two master bathrooms.