227 Spring Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350

Aged Care Toowoomba

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Aged care with St Vincent's Toowoomba (formerly known as Lourdes Home for the Aged) provides the physical, mental and spiritual support you need as you age while letting you live your life, your way. 

And that's the best part about it.

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227 Spring St
Toowoomba QLD 4350
9am - 4pm
St Vincent’s Aged Care Toowoomba

Come home to St Vincent's Care Toowoomba

Our aged care services

Palliative Care

From the cleaners to the nurses, everyone at St Vincent's plays a part in making palliative care a better and brighter place to be for a dignified end or a beautiful new beginning.

Learn more about palliative care

Secure Dementia Care

24/7 compassionate dementia care available in a secure wing.

St Vincent's is here for the hugs, tears and everything in between. Every win, every regression, every loss. We're not going anywhere.

Learn more about dementia care in Toowoomba

Respite Care

Need a break? Going on holiday?

Whether you're looking for respite care at home, in the community, or in an aged care home, St Vincent's has got you covered.

Learn more about respite care in Toowoomba

Key Features of St Vincent's Aged Care Toowoomba

Expansive landscaped gardens

Full activities calendar

BBQ and entertainment area

On site chapel

On site café

Hairdressing and beauty salon

24/7 registered nurse

Specialist dementia care

Allied health providers

There's nothing quite like living in Toowoomba.

And as we get older, we could all use a little extra support to keep living in the places we love.

Aged care with St Vincent's Toowoomba provides the physical, mental and spiritual support you need as you age while letting you live your life, your way. 

And that's the best part about it.

Activities & Classes



How you spend your time here is up to you.

If you're in the mood to get out, there's no shortage of things to do.

There’s plenty to get involved in like:
  Gardening

 Art and craft classes

 Cooking classes

 Bus trips to explore Toowoomba

 Visiting musicians & concerts

and more!

Activities

Dining & Nutrition


Quality food that's healthy too

When a resident's diet changes for the better, it can have a huge impact on their health.

St Vincent's offers seasonal rotating menus which provide the varied, wholesome and healthy food residents love and need.

  • Easy to eat and digest
  • Dietitian approved menus
  • Resident committee approved
  • Allied health advice for food & nutrition available
food staff serving aged care residents

Our Care Approach

Will Mum and Dad be well looked after?

Will Mum or Dad be happy? Will they be taken care of? If not, would they tell me?

With regularly trained staff, personalised care plans and an approach to care that involves everyone from the cleaners to the nurses, we're never short on people that will keep an eye out for your family.

Read on:

aged care staff

At St Vincent's, everyone looks out for you.

From clinical, to lifestyle, to spiritual needs, your support team are there to support you in the outcomes you want from your aged care journey.

Facility manager

Responsible for the wellbeing of all staff and residents. Whatever the situation your Facility Manager is always on hand to help.

Care manager

Supports the registered nurses and lends their expertise with any health issues or concerns that need an extra set of eyes.

Lifestyle coordinators

Organises a lifestyle and activities program in the home that is fun, consistent and great for residents’ well-being.

Pastoral carer

Provides spiritual and emotional care to residents, families and staff.

Admissions coordinators

Your point of contact for touring homes and helping answer any questions you have about aged care.

Allied health

Health specialists including physiotherapists, podiatrists, dietitians and more that keep residents healthy and happy.

Care workers

Provide personal day to day support for you in your home. They also love having a laugh with residents!

Maintenance workers

Keeps homes running smoothly through facility repairs, gardening and more!

Nurses

Nurses administer medication, coordinate care plans and are the trusted go between for families and residents.

Residents

The most important members of St Vincent’s communities and an important part of supporting you to feel welcome, valued, and safe

Volunteers

Assist the pastoral care and lifestyle teams to make life in the St Vincent’s community brighter and better

Feel welcome, valued and safe

Our people are here to ensure you can continue living as full a life as possible.

Where some see care as a service, our people see it as a mission, to provide compassion and support that befits our heritage and faith in human kindness.

 Over 180 years of caring heritage

 Pastoral care for emotional and spiritual support

 24/7 nursing care

Allied health care from physiotherapists, dietitians and more


residents playing board games with staff

I am grateful of the wonderful care and compassion my mother is shown. Especially during COVID-19, where times are uncertain and can be scary for the elderly residents.

Donna Malpass

I think the communication is excellent and the staff are friendly and caring which is very reassuring. Most importantly, my mother seems very happy.

Louise Bennett

When my mother goes to exercise sessions the exercises are explained to her while holding her hands and feet and she can participate with much joy....she is nearly blind.

Anna Fodera

Room Prices

Standard Room

With private ensuite

$299,000

or $68.65 per day or a combination

  • Single bedroom (13 m2)
  • Private ensuite (4 m2)
  • Direct access to sun rooms Electric high-low single bed
  • TV and overbed table included
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Standard Couples Room

With private ensuite

$275,000

or $63.14 per day or a combination

  • Couples bedroom (21 -22.5 m2)
  • Private ensuite (4.5 - 7 m2)
  • Additional services available ($20 extra per day) Electric high-low single bed
  • TV and overbed table included
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Standard Plus Room

With private ensuite

$325,000

or $74.62 per day or a combination

  • Single bedroom (14 m2)
  • Private ensuite (5 m2)
  • Direct access to two common areas that have garden views Electric high-low single bed
  • TV and overbed table included
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Superior Room

With private ensuite

$395,000

or $90.69 per day or a combination

  • 17-22m2 room
  • Quality flooring & wall
  • Individual TV point
  • Telephone Line access
  • Electric high- low bed Robe & Bedside cabinet
  • Ensuite (5-7m2)
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Superior Memory Care Room

With private ensuite

$380,000

or $87.24 per day or a combination

  • Single bedroom (14 m2)
  • Private ensuite (5 m2)
  • Direct access to two common areas that have garden views Electric high-low single bed
  • TV and overbed table included
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Superior Plus Room

With private ensuite

$420,000

or $96.43 per day or a combination

  • Single bedroom (20.1 -22 m2)
  • Private ensuite (4.5 - 7 m2)
  • Additional services available ($20 extra per day) Electric high-low single bed
  • TV and overbed table included
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Deluxe Room

With private ensuite

$430,000

or $98.72 per day or a combination

  • Single bedroom (16 -22 m2)
  • Private ensuite (4.5 - 7 m2)
  • Additional services available ($20 extra per day) Electric high-low single bed
  • TV and overbed table included
Enquire Now

Deluxe Couples Room

With private ensuite

$430,000

or $98.72 per day or a combination

  • Couples bedroom (21 -22.5 m2)
  • Private ensuite (4.5 - 7 m2)
  • Additional services available ($20 extra per day) Electric high-low single bed
  • TV and overbed table included
Enquire Now

Struggling with aged care finances?

READ OUR GUIDE
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Frequently Asked Questions

Your Aged Care Questions Answered

Residential care is a term used to describe the general care and support provided in an aged care home. You might also hear an aged care home referred to as a nursing home or an aged care facility. Essentially, aged care is help and care in a friendly environment.

There are a range of people helping to keep residents happy and healthy in aged care homes. You can learn more here.

Making the right choice for aged care can be one of the toughest decisions you can make. For a summary of how you can be best prepared, learn more here.

 

1. See where your parents are coming from with their concerns
2. Provide examples of how aged care can help
3. Tell them how you feel or what you've seen
4. Bring a friend to the conversation

Learn more about how to talk about aged care with your family.

The beginning of a move into aged care can seem scary. But if you're wanting more detail on what it's like to live in aged care, you can read our guide on what the first 30 days of aged care are actually like.

 

St Vincent's employs strict infection management protocols and procedures to limit outbreaks of any infectious diseases (including COVID-19)

View a full list of safety protocols and some of the steps St Vincent’s took in response to the pandemic.

Aged care costs are confusing. There are multiple acronyms and ways of paying for aged care that can make it feel extremely complicated.

View a quick summary of how aged care costs work, here.

The topic of staff qualifications and staff numbers comes up often in aged care,

Qualifications for staff in home care vary depending upon the role and services delivered. 

Staff will be qualified in everything from a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community), which provides ground-level knowledge and practical experience you would need to work in aged care all the way through to a Bachelors in Nursing (or similar) to work as a Registered or Enrolled Nurse.

Learn more about staff and qualifications 

 

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Contact Us

General enquiries phone number 

1800 821 306

Four steps to get aged care

Step 1
Call our team

St Vincent’s can help guide you through the start of the aged care process as well as the do’s and don’ts of getting the assessments and support you need.

Step 2
Take a private tour

Tour a St Vincent’s home and make sure it's the right community and setting for you.

Step 3
Make a plan

Work with your care team to create a tailored care and lifestyle plan that’s ready for you when you move in.

Step 4
Move in

Move in and meet with your week one support team of managers, care workers, pastoral carers and lifestyle coordinators who will help you get settled into your new home.