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Inverell Residential Care Services

Situated in the fertile agricultural region of the NSW Northern Tablelands, the McLean Care® Residential Care facility is a 160-bed home located in picturesque Inverell, the “Sapphire City”. The environment offers complete serenity in seamless harmony with its surroundings. Our Inverell facilities offer you many options to suit your individual needs.

Permanent Assisted Care

The Argyll Centre

76 rooms with shared en suites, ranging from modest sized single rooms to larger companion rooms, ideal for our seniors requiring assistance for any or all aspects of daily living activities.

High Care Dementia

Hector Wing

An attractive, safe and supportive 17-bed state-of-the-art facility purpose-driven for our seniors who are living with dementia, and staffed by a 24 hour a day specialised dementia care team.

Low Care Dementia

Arrawatta Lodge

13 large single rooms with private en suites, specialised accommodation for people who are living with dementia who are reasonably independent with their activities of daily living.

Permanent Independent Care

Beresford Coward Hostel

53 spacious single rooms with private en suites, and a suitable care environment for Residents who are able to independently manage their activities of daily living with little assistance.

Why Choose McLean Care

> Approved by Australian Government to provide aged care services
> Accredited high standard of care
> Award winning, professional, trained staff
> All staff hold current police checks
> Non-profit organisation with no religious affiliation
> Experienced rural and regional provider
> Provide innovative, technological care solutions

Residential Care Services

> Key Features

> Permanent Care

> Respite Care

> Dementia Care

> Palliative Care

Celebrated Events

Melbourne Cup - 6th November
Christmas - 1st November - 28th December

Large Group Activities

Bingo with 1:1 assistance
Community Singing
Happy Hour
Children's Group Performances
Chair Based Exercises
Carpet Bowls
Informal Morning & Afternoon Teas
Football Tipping Competition
Bus Outings

Small Group Activities

Gardening, Cooking
Creative Arts, Men's Club
Cards, Board Games
DVD Screenings
Knitting, Reading
Newspaper, Reminiscing
Poetry reading, Giant Balloon
Hairdressing salon, Sensory sensations
Bus outings, Massages

Spiritual and Religious Programs

Catholic Service - Held in the Chapel on the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Friday of the month.
Presbyterian Service - Held in the Chapel on the 1st Thursday of the month.
Uniting Church - Held in the Chapel on the 2nd Thursday of the month.
Anglican - Held in the Chapel on the 3rd Thursday of the month.
Combined Churches Easter Service
Combined Churches Christmas Service

Residential Programme

3rd December
9:00am Cards in the library
9:00am Noodle Hockey
10:30am Sing-along Sandy
1:30pm Knitting Group
3:00pm Resident’s STA FM Hour
3:30pm Beauty Shop
6:00pm Colour Art

4th December
9:00am Hair Salon open
9:00am Morning Yoga
10:30am Jen & Her Dogs Visiting
10:30am Kindamindi Concert/Xmas Visit
10:30am Local News & Weather Report
1:30pm Bingo
3:30pm Smoothies & Movies

5th December
9:00am Hair Salon Open
9:00am Soft Ball Exercise
9:00am Xmas Craft
10:30am Ross Hill Public School Concert-“History of Music”
1:30pm Vintage Photo Reminiscing
1:30pm Sensory Sensations
3:30pm Relaxation- Music & Massage

6th December
9:00am Auxiliary Trolley
9:00am Balloon Tennis
10:30am Carpet Bowls
10:30am Combined Church Xmas Service
1:30pm Craft Group
3:00pm Outdoor Afternoon Tea
3:30pm This Day in History

7th December
9:00am Gardening/Feed the Birds
9:00am Darts/Quoits - Courtyard
10:00am Kindamindi Xmas Visit/Morning Tea
1:30pm Big Word Game
1:30pm Radio Requests
3:30pm Gardening Club

10th December
9:00am Hair Salon Open
9:00am Exercise to the Beat
10:00am Hand Massages with Olga
10:30am Sing Along with Sandy
1:30pm Knitting Group & Afternoon Tea
3:00pm Resident’s STA FM Hour

11th December
9:30am Men’s Club In the Library
1:30pm Bingo
3:30pm Sensory Garden

12th December
9:00am Gentle Outdoor Exercise
10:30am Residents Meeting
12:00pm Legacy Christmas Party
3:30pm This Day in History

13th December
9:00am Aux Trolley
10:30am Carpet Bowls
11:00am Uniting Church
2:00pm Bow & Curtsy Concert
3:30pm Down Memory Lane 1:1

14th December
9:00am Scrabble in the Library
11:00am Catholic Church Service
1:30pm Big Word Game

17th December
9:00am Cards in the Library
9:00am Hair Salon Open
10:30am Sandy Sing Along
1:30pm Knitting Group Christmas Party
3:00pm Resident’s STA FM Hour

18th December
9:00am Hair Salon Open
10:30am Jen & Her Dogs Visiting
1:30pm Bingo
3:30pm Word Unscramble- Christmas Theme

19th December
9:00am Hair Salon Open
10:00am Christmas Carols & Morning Tea with the Community Singers
1:30pm Christmas Movie / Snacks
3:30pm Christmas Traditions- True or False

20th December
9:00am Auxiliary Trolley
9:00am Hair Salon Open
10:30am Anglican church
1:30pm Craft Group Xmas Party
3:30pm Christmas Jar- Reminiscing Activity

21th December
9:00am Morning Exercises
11:00am Catholic Church Service
1:30pm Big Word Game
3:30pm This Day in History

24th December
9:00am Cards in library
10:30am Sing Along with Sandy
1:30pm Board Games in the Library
2:00pm Christmas Treats Trolley

25th December
Christmas Day

26th December
Boxing Day

27th December
9:00am Aux Trolley
10:30am Carpet Bowls

28th December
11:00am Catholic Church Service
1:30pm Big Word Game

When you want the best Residential Care experience

At McLean Care®, the most important thing is that you are at the centre of your own care, and that you make the choices about your day-to-day living and experiences. We’re so sure you will enjoy your life with us, and all the freedoms that come with that, because we are always looking for ways to make your day - from the many social outings available, and leisure, lifestyle and wellness activities, to fun activities in the home and garden, community visitors and entertainers.

If you love being busy and involved, we’ve got so many things for you to experience. If you appreciate a bit of peace and quiet from time-to-time, then we’ve got some beautiful, tranquil spaces for you to enjoy.

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Home-made food on-site

Partaking in and sharing a meal is one of the most fundamental and significant influences on our everyday enjoyment of life. In the busy environment of the McLean Care® kitchen, we ensure that our staff have ready access to best practice nutrition information for all the special diet needs of our residents.

The McLean Care® hospitality team focuses on the key areas of menu planning for a balanced diet and optimal nutrition that is enjoyable, catering to individual needs, understanding swallowing difficulties and modified food textures, the dining environment and social engagement, and resident independence, oral health, and food and nutrition for those living with dementia.

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Our Vitality Program

Our mission is to make a meaningful and profound difference in your life every day. At our homes, we offer a comprehensive range of flexible, supported and monitored programmes, therapies, services and activities.

We will work closely with you to create health, wellness and social opportunities that can be tailored to your unique gifts, interests, and healthy living goals. However you would like us to support you, we will be guided by your aspirations and abilities to create and deliver a plan that is completely unique and individual to you, focused on your reablement and independence.

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How can we help you today?

Let's start the conversation

We’re here to help you every step of the way. From working out the right type of care you'll need, to guiding you through the aged care application process and working out what you can afford and what you can expect. Let’s get you started – give us a call – we’re great listeners!

Call 1300 791 660

The aged care checklist

Finding the right care and services is a step-by-step process. Choosing the right care can seem complicated and difficult to know where to start. That’s why we’ve put together some practical advice to guide you through the aged care process so that you can start receiving the help you need sooner.

When should I plan for care?

No-one likes to think of themselves as getting ‘old’, but honestly, the sooner you start thinking about your time beyond retirement, the more choices you’ll realise you have, and the more prepared you’ll feel. It’s all about planning ahead, and making decisions about how you want to live your life so you can stay in control of your future. So, there's no time like the present

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Our Locations

Inverell Residential Care - Ph: 6721 7300
67 Killean St, Inverell NSW 2360
Inverell Community Care - Ph: 1300 791 660
94‐100 Byron St, Inverell NSW 2360
Kolora - Ph: 6779 1922
8 Prisk St, Guyra NSW 2365
Tamworth Community Care - Ph: 1300 791 660
Suite 1, 11‐15 Dowe St, Tamworth NSW 2340
Gunnedah Community Care - Ph: 1300 791 660
Suite 1 & 2, 111 Marquis St, Gunnedah NSW 2380
CWA House - Ph: 4691 1130
21 Cherry Street, Oakey, QLD 4401

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