Please be aware that restrictions may apply if the aged care centre you are planning to visit is managing an outbreak of transmissible infection. If you’re not sure, before visiting please phone the aged care centre to check.
There is no limit to the number of visitors (of any age) that a resident can have at any one time. We ask that you be mindful of the surrounding environment and size of your loved one’s room.
All visitors must comply with the details below.
Residents can leave the care centre either by themselves or with a friend or relative for a range of reasons.
Before leaving the centre you can discuss with the Care Manager or the rostered staff member in charge any risks associated with the proposed outing, and they may provide advice and input on how to stay safe while away from the care centre.
This will include the following:
Please note: residents who leave the centre to attend an event or gathering will be asked to complete a COVID-19 rapid antigen test on days two, four and six after they return. If they develop any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 or other respiratory infection, they will need to isolate and complete a rapid antigen or PCR test.
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