Meilene Residential Aged Care Home

2 Meilene Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670(07) 4335 2200

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Trusted to be there

Anglicare Southern Queensland is proud to have, again, been recognised for our commitment to quality care and the wellbeing of our aged care clients.

Aged care and Retirement Villages Winner 2023

Welcome to Meilene

Meilene Residential Aged Care is a single level home, located in the subtropical regional city of Bundaberg on the beautiful Burnett River. Home to 88 residents, Meilene offers an extensive landscaped garden and a range of al fresco areas for residents to join in recreational activities or simply relax.


Doris
Meilene Resident
“I’m looked after and well fed, and I think that’s all you need. You couldn’t ask for better.”

Dennis
Loved one of a Meilene Resident
“My wife has been in Meilene for a few years and I have only the highest praise for the wonderful care she has received. The empathy from the staff is outstanding at all levels.”

Living at Meilene

Meilene is a fully accredited aged care home, featuring:

  • Single, en suite rooms
  • 24-hour nursing and care services
  • A selection of nutritious meals, prepared daily on-site
  • Landscaped gardens with outdoor seating
  • Dedicated shared facilities including outdoor areas, dining hall and activities and media hub
  • Allied health services
  • Social activities and outings
  • Memory Support care
  • Salon
  • Chapel
  • Spiritual and pastoral care support

Your wellbeing

Your care and wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do.

Rhythm of Life

Our standards of care are lived through the philosophy and principles of our Rhythm of Life™ care model – embracing the power of individualised care by genuinely including people’s interests and passions into their daily experiences. We aim to work in partnership with you and your family by respecting your identity, choices about your life and how you would like to live each day.

Our Care Model

The Rhythm of Life™ care model supports autonomy, dignity and encourages people to form and strengthen partnerships of care. The care we offer responds to the diverse needs and choices of the people we serve. We monitor feedback and outcomes to ensure we continually improve our services.

Our standards of Care

Your care and wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do.

We are committed to maintaining the level of care and resident outcomes outlined by the Aged Care Quality Standards set by the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission.

Our Initiatives

Our individualised care initiatives include:

  • flexible breakfast times and choice of lunches
  • resident committees to assist in decision-making for the home
  • food forums to discuss menu ideas
  • activity boxes including craft and games that are accessible at any time

 

Your care

When you join us, our Care Coordinator or Clinical Nurse will meet with you regularly to develop your care plan.

You will continue to have every opportunity to tell us how you would like to be involved in all aspects of daily life and care. Understanding who you are as an individual, how you like to live each day and what is meaningful in your life matters to us.

We are here to support you so you can continue to do the things you love in your new home and live the life you want.


Staying Healthy

Our team of clinical staff provide person-centred, evidence-based care 24 hours a day, within a supportive environment. There are a range of allied health professionals who regularly visit Symes Thorpe, including a physiotherapist, podiatrist, dentist, audiologist, speech therapist and dietitian.

Your Food

Our menus are carefully planned with nutrition, fresh produce, resident and family feedback and variety in mind. Meals are freshly prepared on-site in accordance with National Food Safety Standards. We cater for special dietary requirements including individual and cultural needs.

Your Community

Our leisure and lifestyle team coordinate a broad variety of activities, and our program is tailored to residents’ interests. You will be part of a supportive community, where you can continue to do the things you love.


Our Rooms

Qunaba suite

En suite

$94.13 per day

or $410,000 lump sum

  • Medium to large sized single rooms (15m2 to 20m2)
  • In-room storage, including wardrobe with shelving and drawers (lockable)
  • All rooms have in-room storage including wardrobe, chest of drawers, shelving and, picture rail
  • Split system individually controlled air conditioning
  • 32” Smart LCD TV with in-house channel
  • Safety systems (nurse call and fire safety services)

Qunaba XL suite

Extra large en suite

$101.01 per day

or $440,000 lump sum

  • Medium to large sized single rooms (15m2 to 20m2)
  • In-room storage, including wardrobe with shelving and drawers (lockable)
  • All rooms have in-room storage including wardrobe, chest of drawers, shelving and, picture rail
  • Split system individually controlled air conditioning
  • 32” Smart LCD TV with in-house channel
  • Safety systems (nurse call and fire safety services)

Miliquin suite

En suite

$94.13 per day

or $410,000 lump sum

  • Medium to large sized single rooms (15m2 to 20m2) located in our secure memory support unit.
  • All rooms have in-room storage including wardrobe, chest of drawers, shelving.
  • TV and telephone connections.
  • Safety systems (nurse call and fire safety services)

Miliquin XL suite

Extra large en suite

$101.01 per day

or $440,000 lump sum

  • Medium to large sized single rooms (15m2 to 20m2) located in our secure memory support unit
  • In-room storage, including wardrobe with shelving and drawers (lockable) and picture rail
  • Split system individually controlled air conditioning
  • S32” Smart LCD TV with in-house channel
  • Safety systems (nurse call and fire safety services)

Fairymead memory support suite

En suite

$94.13 per day

or $410,000 lump sum

  • Medium to large sized single rooms (15m2 to 20m2) with private ensuite
  • In-room storage, including wardrobe with shelving and drawers

Fairymead memory support XL

En suite

$101.01 per day

or $440,000 lump sum

  • Medium to large sized single rooms (15m2 to 20m2) with private ensuite
  • In-room storage, including wardrobe with shelving and drawers

Payment Options

All rooms have payment options to suit your situation including 100% Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD), 100% Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) or a combination of RAD and DAP. Please download the fee statement for more information.

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We understand that there are many things to consider when you move into a residential aged care community.
We would love to show you around Meilene, so you can make an informed decision about your care.
To book a tour at Meilene, call us today on 1300 610 610.
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Meilene Residential Aged Care

2 Meilene Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

[email protected]

Enquiries: 1300 610 610

Direct: (07) 4335 2200