Sylvania

Our Moran Sylvania home accommodates 174 residents in a prime residential area of Sylvania in the Sutherland Shire.  Whilst maintaining a homely feel, Moran Sylvania incorporates the best of leading edge aged care design with many attributes found in five star accommodation.   Our resident accommodation is spread across 4 levels providing single rooms with private ensuites for all residents.   Dedicated resident spaces are beautifully appointed with a blend of modern and antique furnishings together with quality art.   Residents have easy access to outdoor balconies, terraces and secure gardens.

Moran Sylvania also boasts a heated indoor swimming pool, art gallery, wellness centre, hairdresser, cinema, underground visitor parking and physiotherapy team.  Regular bus trips allow residents the luxury of travelling further afield.

Care

Our professional, highly trained team provides round the clock care, 365 days a year.  Our Care Manager works in collaboration with the Clinical Care Co-ordinator, Nursing Care team, local GPs and other healthcare professionals to ensure that we provide quality care and medical support for all residents.

Our care model combined with our lifestyle and wellness programs helps residents to do the things they enjoy; to feel included and to retain as much freedom of choice, independence and control as possible.

We offer care to suit individual needs from low to high care, mainstream, dementia, respite and palliative care.

  • 24/7 Nurse Call System
  • Continence Aids & Dressings*
  • Mobility Aid – Non Specialist
  • Registered Nurse 24/7
  • Mainstream Care
  • Secure Dementia Care
  • Respite Care
  • Wellness Centre
  • Palliative Care

*Charges apply for specialist aids and dressings

Lifestyle & Wellness

Our holistic approach to resident wellbeing means that we look after all of our residents’ care needs from a physical, mental, social and spiritual health perspective.

We do this through our combined Lifestyle and Wellness programs which aim to ensure that residents have many opportunities to continue with interests and activities that they have enjoyed throughout their lives.  The Lifestyle and Wellness activities on offer promote resident resilience, social interaction, friendship, laughter, fun and importantly continued mobility and independence.

Strong relationships with our local churches provide regular onsite church services and pastoral support for residents and their families.

We want our residents to look, feel and be their best everyday!

Lifestyle

  • Dedicated Lifestyle & Activities Officers
  • Movie Theatre
  • Library
  • Communal Dining and Lounge ares
  • Alfresco lounges
  • Secluded gardens, sunny nooks and terraces
  • Daily events & activities program
  • Moran Bus
  • Art Gallery and exhibition program
  • Private dining room for hire

Wellness

  • Onsite Wellness Centre Manager & Physiotherapist
  • Wellness Centre – gym, heated indoor pool and treatment rooms
  • Wellness Program – strength & falls prevention,  hydrotherapy & aquatic exercise, relaxation, walking
  • Dementia Discovery program
  • Respite Care program
  • Visiting podiatrist, dentist, optometrist
  • Onsite Hairdressing salon

Rooms

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The maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) price ranges from $550,000 to $875,000. Couples and interconnecting rooms are also available.

All rooms are spacious and ensuite with modern contemporary finishes. Our room size is approximately  22 sqm . Rooms vary in aspect and many have either a balcony, garden or courtyard access.  Residents are encouraged to bring  small pieces of furniture and personal items with them.

Accommodation prices are accurate as at 24 March, 2017 but are subject to change. Final costs are confirmed on the date of admission (subject to receiving the assets and income assessment letter if you choose to carry out this assessment).

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The luxurious Sylvania Suites on Level 4 have a maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit price range from $950,000 to $1,400,000. Our accommodation price range varies depending on room location, aspect and outdoor access.

Situated on the top level (level 4) and separated from the other wings of Moran Sylvania the Penthouse Suites command the best views, decor and furniture you can imagine in an aged care home. The overall feel of the Sylvania Suites is one of luxury and privacy.  All are spacious, ensuite rooms with modern contemporary finishes. Our room sizes are approximately 22 sqm.

Accommodation prices are accurate as at 24 March, 2017 but are subject to change. Final costs are confirmed on the date of admission (subject to receiving the assets and income assessment letter if you choose to carry out this assessment).

 

Fees and Payments

Care Fees

Basic Daily Care Fee

$49.42

The Basic daily Care Fee equates to 85% of the full pension and is determined by the government. The fee is reviewed on the 20th March and 20th September each year, in line with the pension increase. Everyone in aged care is required to pay this fee unless they are experiencing financial hardship which is determined by Centrelink.

 Means Tested Care Fee

Determined by the Department of Human Services upon completing a ‘Request for a Combined Assets & Income Assessment form’.  This is capped annually and over a residents' lifetime.

Extra Service Fee

       

$27.91 per day

This is a fee charged by the aged care provider. At Moran Sylvania the Extra Service Fee covers
  • Superior interior finishes and furnishings
  • Cinema & function rooms
  • Meals prepared by qualified chefs, with a superior choice of dining and beverage options at every meal
  • Wellness Centre, wellbeing programs, heated indoor pool, onsite physiotherapist
  • Dedicated lifestyle & activities team with comprehensive activities program
  • Moran Bus for outings and excursions
  • Private dining room, art gallery
  • Guest tea/coffee stations
  • Stunning gardens, balconies and alfresco spaces
  • Free communal newspapers, delivered daily

Accommodation Fees

In addition to care fees you may also be required to pay an accommodation payment.

The accommodation payment refers to the price of the room that you choose and will vary across aged care homes.

To allow for flexibility there are 4 ways in which you can choose to pay for your accommodation.  We recommend that you seek advice from an experienced financial advisor specialising in Aged Care.

Other Services

There are a range of opt in, opt out services available at Moran Sylvania

  • Private Telephone
  • In Room Foxtel
  • WiFi
  • Newspaper Delivery for personal use
  • Floral arrangement hire
  • Special events and trips
  • Hire of function rooms
  • Hairdressing appointments
  • Guest meals
  • Additional physiotherapy and allied health visits (optometrist, dentist, podiatrist).

Payment Options

You have four options for paying your Accommodation Deposit.

Option 1.    Daily accommodation payment (DAP)

Option 2.    Refundable accommodation deposit (RAD)

Option 3.    Combination payment

Option 4.    Drawdown payment 

Use our payment calculator to help you with your budgeting.  You can use this if you know how much (RAD) deposit you can afford or if you know how much you can afford to pay in a Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP).

Use the calculator as a budgeting guide only.  We recommend that you seek financial advice from an experienced advisor who specialises in Aged Care. We are always happy to discuss funding aged care with you and them to achieve the best possible outcomes.

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Insert the value of Accommodation Deposit (the cost of the room). See the 'Rooms' section above to find the price range of the room that you are considering.
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Use the slider bar to insert the Refundable Deposit amount you have available, The calculator will work out any Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) required. If you have the full lump sum of your Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) available you do not need to pay a Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP). You are only required to pay the Basic Daily Care Fee, Daily Means Tested Care Fee and Extra Service Fee (if applicable at the Moran home of your choice).
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Use the slider bar to insert the Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP). Note: If you pay your full accommodation cost as a daily fee and have assets to put up as security with no lump sum payment, you can use this method to pay for your accommodation. Note: a DAP attracts an interest fee at the maximum permissible interest rate MPIR. A DAP is a daily payment paid on top of the basic daily care fee, means tested care fees and extra service fee (if applicable at the Moran home of your choice).

Contact

Address: Moran Sylvania 29 Sylvania Rd Sylvania NSW 2224
Email: sylvania@morangroup.com.au
Fax: (02) 9532 6223
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9am – 5pm