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Residential Care

Trusted person-centred care and services

Better quality of life

We believe that no matter where you come from, life can always be better and we have dedicated ourselves to supporting members of our community to be Better for life.

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How Residential Care works at Southern Cross Care

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    Visit the ‘Browse our communities’ page. Find homes that suit you and make an enquiry with our Care Options team.

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    We'll talk to you about service availability, our services and fees so you can make an informed decision.

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    If we have a service that suits your needs, our compassionate staff will develop a care plan tailored to you.

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Residential Care amenities and services

  • Cafes
  • Hairdressing
  • Lounges and Libraries
  • Chef-cooked meals
  • Massage therapy
  • Scenic bus trips and outings
  • Lifestyle activities
  • Chapels
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi
  • Health & Wellness Centres
  • Allied health services
  • Sensory and Vegetable gardens
  • 24 hour nursing care
  • Memory support units
  • Room controlled air-conditioning
  • Compassionate and capable staff
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Residential Respite


We offer high-quality, person-centred Residential Respite at all of our homes. Speak to our team today about respite services near you.

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Residential Care is for older people who are no longer able to live safely and independently in their own home. It provides age-friendly accommodation, meals and activities, with care and support from qualified professionals 24 hours a day.

We have 16 Residential Care homes across South Australia and one home in Darwin, Pearl Supported Care. For more information visit our Residential Care page.

Our homes are staffed by a range of compassionate and capable staff including Personal Carers, Nurses, Care Managers, Allied Health professionals, Wellness and Lifestyle staff, Chefs, Cleaners and more.

We support residents to be as healthy as possible and enjoy a good quality of life through the provision of high-quality personal care and nursing services, meal services, health & wellness and lifestyle services and more.

In Australia, the cost of Residential Care is covered through a combination of Australian Government funding, and individual resident contributions. For more information, we suggest you read our Fees and Funding page

Yes, depending on availability at each Residential Care home.

Southern Cross Care is committed to protecting our Residential Care community from COVID-19, and more information regarding Residential Care can be found on our Residential Care visitors page.

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