Frail Care Costs and Services

The Amberglen Frail Care Centre is committed to all areas of frail, aged and terminal / end of life palliative care. Our services include specialist support and care for dementia, alzheimers, parkinsons and cardio vascular stroke patients.

We offer:

  • A peaceful, safe and friendly environment for all residents
  • Professional staff are on duty 24 hours a day
  • Private rooms
  • Unrestricted visiting hours
  • Dispensing and control of prescribed medication
  • Ordering and delivery of personal requirements from the local pharmacy and supermarket
  • Up to date communication with family
  • Exercise and heated pool swimming sessions
  • Balanced and nutritious meals
  • Call bell system in each room
  • DSTV available with 19 channels
  • Laundry services which operate 6 days a week
  • Access to well stocked library
  • Pet friendly

Rates and Costs
(All fees include 24 hour nursing, laundry and meals)

LEVEL OF CARE  PER DAY
Owners Non-Owners
Respite Standard Rate R 700 R 800
MONTHLY
Owners Non-Owners
Shared Rooms Standard Rate R 9 000 R 9 500
Single Rooms Owners Non-Owners
Low Care R 12 500 R 13 500
High Care R 15 000 R 16 000
En-Suite Owners Non-Owners
Low Care R 13 500 R 14 500
High Care R 16 000 R 17 000
Double Rooms Owners Non-Owners
En-Suite Low Care R 13 500 R 14 500
High Care R 16 000 R 17 000

Low Care – Independent
High Care – Fully Assisted

The above fees include 24 hour nursing, laundry and meals whether taken or not.
Where a double en-suite room is occupied by a single resident at their request, the full occupancy fee is payable plus the fixed cost portion of the rate for the 2nd bed. If a telephone is required, a daily or monthly rental plus calls will be charged.
VAT of 14% is charged for occupancy for less than 28 days and 8.4% for occupancy of 28 days and longer.

Clinic
Free Clinic for blood pressure tests and weight are on a Tuesday and Thursday from 08h00 to 13h00 except for Public Holidays. Urine testing, blood glucose tests, ear syringing, cholestrol testing, dressings, treatment of minor injuries and injections are charged at nominal rates on both Clinic and Non-Clinic days.

For more information please contact our Care Centre Manager on 033 – 239 4150.