Murray Vale Shalem Hostel
Murray Vale Shalem is a 60 bed home, featuring 40 frail aged beds (Murray Vale) and a 20 bed memory support unit (Shalem).
Murray Vale Shalem is on one level, allowing easy access and mobility. It is located within walking distance to several doctors’ surgeries, pharmacies, bakeries and café’s, 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, a Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, and Care Service Employees.
Murray Vale has 40 single rooms with ensuites, all with direct access to our beautiful, landscaped gardens. Residents are supported and encouraged to maintain independence and autonomy, whilst receiving care of the highest standard.
The large, communal lounge area with kitchen facilities for residents and visitor use are balanced with several smaller, more intimate areas.
All meals are home cooked, and provided in spacious and attractive dining rooms.
Special assistance and care is required for people living with dementia, and this is provided 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 20 single bedrooms, all with ensuites. 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 7.30am until 7:30pm, 7 days a week to ensure individual needs are met.