Our Care

The Pioneers Lodge provides a residential aged accommodation service in four distinct residential units. Select a unit to read more:

Don Mackay Unit

The Mackay Unit is a 44 bed residential unit, providing general care of residents with complex nursing needs in a secure setting in a comfortable home like environment. 40 beds are for permanent residents, two beds are available for temporary respite care and 2 beds are available for palliative care. Experienced appropriately trained staff provide 24 hour care that is tailored to meet the needs of each individual resident.

We are proud to provide a contemporary service that takes into account the emotional, spiritual and physical requirements of each resident. Our goal is to ensure the residents maintain their independence and dignity with the optimal level of function whilst feeling happy and secure in their environment.

We are able to access support from other professional services when required to further ensure all care needs are met.

The Mackay Unit provides residents with an individual room with en-suite facilities. Each room also has access to television & telephone service, pay TV and a complimentary Wi-Fi service.

The Unit is supported with lounge and dining rooms, kitchenette, sitting rooms, courtyard and gardens. Residents also have access to a chapel, activities room, private function room and hairdresser along with podiatry and physiotherapy, pharmacy, medical services and Gymnasium facilities under professional supervision.

More Information

Missy Ahomana
Mackay Unit Supervisor
Ph: 02 69602506
Email: missya@pioneerslodge.com.au

Curtis Chauncy Unit

The Chauncy Unit is a 19 bed residential unit providing general care for residents without complex nursing needs in a secure setting in a comfortable home like environment. 18 beds are for permanent residents whilst one bed is available for temporary respite care. Experienced appropriately trained staff provide care that is tailored to meet the needs of each individual resident.

We are proud to provide a contemporary service that takes into account the emotional, spiritual and physical requirements of each resident. Our goal is to ensure the residents maintain their independence and dignity with the optimal level of function whilst feeling happy and secure in their environment. We are able to access support from other professional services when required to further ensure all care needs are met.

The Chauncy Unit provides residents with an individual room with en-suite facilities. Each room also has access to television, telephone service, Pay TV and a complimentary Wi-Fi service.

The Unit is supported with a lounge and dining room, kitchenette, sitting rooms, courtyard and gardens. Residents also have access to a chapel, activities room, private function room and hairdresser along with podiatry and physiotherapy, pharmacy, medical services, complimentary Wi-Fi and Gymnasium facilities under professional supervision.

More Information

Tanya Taylor
Chauncy Unit Supervisor
Ph: 02 69602526
Email: tanyat@pioneerslodge.com.au

Stuart & Margaret McWilliam Unit

The McWilliam Unit is a 16 bed dementia specific residential unit, providing general care for residents with early to mid stages of dementia and without complex nursing needs in a secure setting in a comfortable home like environment. 15 beds are for permanent residents whilst one bed is available for temporary respite care. Experienced appropriately trained staff provide 24 hour care that is tailored to meet the needs of each individual resident.

We are proud to provide a contemporary service that takes into account the emotional, spiritual and physical requirements of each resident. Our goal is to ensure the residents afflicted with dementia maintain their independence and dignity with the optimal level of function whilst feeling happy and secure in their environment. We are able to access support from other professional services when required to further ensure all care needs are met.

The McWilliam Unit provides residents with an individual room with en-suite facilities. Each room also has access to television, telephone service, Pay TV and complimentary a Wi-Fi service.

The Unit is supported with a lounge and dining room, kitchenette, sitting rooms, courtyard and gardens. Residents also have access to a chapel, activities room and hairdresser along with podiatry and physiotherapy, pharmacy, medical services and Gymnasium facilities under professional supervision.

More Information

Renu Bhardwaj
McWilliam Unit Supervisor
Ph: 02 69602517
Email: renub@pioneerslodge.com.au

The Settlers Unit

At The Pioneers Lodge we are committed to providing excellent care, accommodation and facilities for all our residents. The Settlers Unit opened in April, 2017. It has 16 beds, quality furnishings and fittings to provide the residents with a comfortable and distinguished lifestyle. Large individual rooms are available, all with ensuite bathrooms, air conditioning, flat screen televisions and oversized windows allowing natural light with views into the lush courtyard or surrounding leafy vista.

The Settlers Unit offers a variety of care to cater for residents including specialized dementia care in a secure unit. Residents are assured that although their needs may change, their place of residence need not. The professional staff are dedicated to providing quality care and service in a homely environment, ensuring all residents needs are catered for.

Our talented activities staff encourage resident involvement in the design of our Lifestyle Program. Residents can participate in creative projects like flower arranging or activities which improve their physical strength, mobility and general well-being. The lounge, dining area and courtyard are welcoming places where residents can enjoy the company of family and friends or simply relax with a cup of tea or a good book. Each room also has access to television, telephone service, Pay TV and complimentary a Wi-Fi service. The residents also have access to the Chapel, private function room, hairdressers as well as podiatry, physiotherapy, pharmacy, medical services and a Gymnasium under professional guidance. Our meals have been approved by a dietitian and ensure they are tasty and healthy.

More Information

Christian Allanic
The Settlers Unit Supervisor
Ph: 02 69602536
Email: ChristianA@pioneerslodge.com.au

Our Services

Our range of services available to residents include:

  • Hairdressing salon
  • Foot Spa Room
  • Chapel
  • Podiatry
  • Physiotherapy
  • Function Room
  • Activities Room
  • Telephone and Pay TV

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