Estia Health Toorak Gardens (formerly known as Monreith Aged Care) is a boutique residence that excels in every aspect of care, comfort and ambience. Strong community connections and a warm, home-like atmosphere make this a welcoming environment for our residents and visitors alike.
Close to Burnside Village, hospitals and Norwood shopping centre, the home is situated on a quiet residential street near public transport and facilities.
Various members of staff speak a second language, and a number have been at the residence for many years, providing a genuine sense of familiarity, stability and understanding.
Estia Health Toorak Gardens (formerly known as Monreith Aged Care) is a single-level residence that features a choice of warm and friendly living spaces, serene landscaped gardens and a whole range of amenities for residents and their visitors to enjoy. From its classic décor and private visitor car parking through to bright and spacious bedrooms and living areas, our residence provides a welcoming environment that optimises a positive lifestyle for residents of all abilities. Reading materials are regularly updated by our local library service, a computer with internet access is available, a hairdresser visits weekly and our full range of lifestyle activities includes visiting community groups, pet therapy, exercise classes and much more.
Well-balanced and nutritious meals are freshly prepared and cooked on site under the supervision of our professional chefs. A wide variety of health and wellbeing programs, designed by qualified coordinators, are tailored to each resident’s personal needs. Allied health professionals such as physiotherapists and podiatrists are part of our support team, and hairdressers are on site as required. Pastoral care is also available. Importantly, we offer exceptional levels of care and service. Our staff, some of them bilingual, are on call 24 hours a day to help out where required or just to share a quiet chat. We also offer a secure memory support unit dedicated to ongoing specialised care for those with higher care needs.
Three light-filled communal lounge rooms, which are the focus for daily activities and relaxation, feature televisions with Foxtel and two pianos for those who are musically inclined. Comfortable furnishings combine with pleasing neutral décor to provide a home-like ambience. Two spacious, bright dining rooms are venues for companionship over meals, while a smaller front lounge area provides complimentary tea and coffee, and can also be booked for private gatherings of family and friends. A large secure courtyard includes a shaded barbeque area with flowers and shrubs, and the welcoming front entrance is framed by landscaped gardens with additional greenery.
Nursing home features
- Small home (36 beds)
- Considers partners without an ACAT assessment
Types of care
Sharing with just one other, companion rooms at Estia Health Toorak Gardens are light and spacious. They feature adjustable beds, privacy curtains, generous built-in wardrobe with drawers, chest of drawers with lockable drawers, central heating and cooling, call-bells, and television, telephone and internet connections. The ensuite includes open shower with ample space for supportive equipment, exhaust fan and vanity.
Private rooms at Estia Health Toorak Gardens are light and spacious, with adjustable bed, generous built-in wardrobe with drawers, chest of drawers with lockable drawer, television, central heating and cooling, call-bell, and television and internet connections. Some rooms face out onto a courtyard. Ensuites include open shower (with ample space for supportive equipment), exhaust fan and vanity.