Residential and Nursing Care for the elderly and people with dementia.

Services and Activities

Social Services

Our social service team assists service users and their families during the periods of transition by providing essential information, managing requests and concerns, helping develop care plans, and assisting with a discharge plan as needed. We can arrange professional services for:

  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Podiatry
  • Audiology
  • Dementia assessment
  • Psychosocial and psychiatric evaluation
  • Individual therapy
  • Arrange transportation to appointments
  • Accompanying resident to appointments upon request
  • Power of Attorney


Activity Program

At Autumn House we strive to promote all our individuals to their best abililities to be involoved in all activities and adapt these to each and every need of our service users. our activities co-ordinator Jeannette, is very devoted to her role and always involves service users when planning activities to get an insight on their preferences and choices for the daily activites. some of these activities includes:

  • Field trips/outings  
  • Musical performances
  • Holiday festivities
  • Active service user monthly meetings
  • BBQs
  • Current events update and reading newspapers
  • Fitness and stretching activities
  • Singing exercises
  • Religious services and classes
  • Movies
  • Pet therapy
  • Outside entertainment
  • Games
  • Bingo and crossword
  • Trivia
  • History
  • Sports broadcasts
  • Birthday parties
  • Volunteer involvement

A weekly calendar is provided to each resident to keep them informed of upcoming events such as parties, movies, musical programs, outings, ice cream socials, and other special events. Friends and family members are always welcome to observe or attend any of these special events.

Residents also have the opportunity to access the Internet Wi-Fi facility, which allows them to have Skype video calls with loved ones. Internet access is increasingly becoming vital and at Autumn House the opportunity is there for residents to use their mobile devices, tablets or laptops in order to access email, shop online, engage in social media and Skype calls. This has numerous benefits both for intellectual and emotional well being.

Nursing Services

We employ only qualified staff and provide continuous education to make sure our team remains up to date with the latest knowledge and training.

Additionally, our facility has a Registered Nurse in-house around the clock to make sure our service users get the professional care they need and deserve. Our knowledgeable nursing staff are committed to making your stay comfortable and enjoyable and are able provide a variety of skilled nursing services, including:

  • Individualised resident care plan treatments
  • End of Life therapy and care
  • Dementia care
  • Wound care
  • Respite stays
  • Enteral feeding program
  • Catheter care
  • Colostomy Care
  • Illiostomy Care
  • Nutrition & hydration programs
  • Medication management & education
  • Diabetic management & education
  • Restorative/Enablement nursing
  • Pain management
  • Bowel & bladder programs
  • In-house, on-going continued learning courses and  training programs

Enablement Nursing Program

The team and nursing staff develop individualised treatment plans for resident care in the areas of:

  • Ambulation
  • Range of motion
  • Activities of daily living
  • Positioning and alignment
  • Skin integrity and wound management
  • Bowel and bladder training
  • Rehabilitative and social dining
  • Strengthening and restraint reduction
  • Weekly and monthly  weight monitoring

Dietary Program

We are pleased to have staff that not only enjoy what they do, but they have a special talent for it! Their culinary skills and appreciation for great food, service, and a fine dining presentation make each meal a real treat.

The  team works closely with our registered dietician to ensure that the menu we present is not only delicious, but healthy too. Each menu is carefully selected and analysed for its nutritional value so the meals provided will meet the specific dietary and therapeutic needs your physician has requested.

Service Users can choose to enjoy meals in our spacious dining room or in the convenience of their own room.

 A substitute menu is also available upon request and oral supplemental diets are also available.







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