Murray Vale Shalem is a sixty-bed residential aged facility, including a twenty-bed memory support unit, set in landscaped gardens in the peaceful Albury suburb of Lavington.
Murray Vale Shalem is built all on one level, allowing easy access and mobility. The facility is located within walking distance of several doctors’ surgeries, pharmacies, bakeries and cafés, and a major shopping centre.
Murray Vale Shalem employs a team of well trained, dedicated staff providing 24-hour care, including registered and enrolled nurses, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, and Care Service employees.
‘Murray Vale’ has forty single rooms with ensuite, all with direct access to our beautifully landscaped gardens. Residents are supported and encouraged to maintain their independence and autonomy, whilst having access to care of the highest standard.
The large, communal lounge area with kitchen facilities for residents and visitor use are balanced with several small, more intimate areas. All meals are home cooked, and provided in spacious and attractive dining rooms.
Dementia Specific Care
Special assistance and care is required for people living with dementia, and this can be found in Shalem. Staff in Shalem are trained and skilled in providing this specialised care. Residents are monitored with the use of modern technology to maintain safety without being intrusive.
Shalem has twenty single bedrooms, all with ensuite. Colours have been chosen to promote a calm and peaceful environment, and hallways are wide and spacious.
The secure gardens are landscaped and maintained to provide residents with outdoor areas that are both attractive and safe.
In Shalem we promote the Montessori Method of care which enables and assists residents to continue with past interests by providing meaningful activities and programs. The Shalem activity program runs from 7.30 a.m until 7.30 p.m, 7 days a week to ensure individual needs are met.
Murray Vale Shalem also offers offers Residential Respite Care. For further information please use the contact details below.
The cost of residential aged care consists of 3 components, a basic daily fee, means tested fee and an accommodation cost. For further information on aged care costs please click here Residential Aged Care Costs.
The accommodation cost for Murray Vale Shalem, Lavington NSW is available in this list Accommodation Rates.
342 Wagga Road,
Lavington NSW 2641
Telephone: 02 6025 1776
Facsimile: 02 6040 0359