Hostel accommodation at James Milson Village are available for residents in need of assistance with daily living and personal care. With fantastic views and the beautiful harbour breeze, the hostel is in close proximity to all forms of public transport and an easy stroll to local shops, banks, cafes and parks, making its location convenient for residents.
Setting the benchmark in Aged Care and Retirement Living, James Milson Village provides a caring ministry for the ageing in the North Sydney community. They offer quality care and support for each person, treating them with integrity, commitment and respect.
Facilities and activities
All rooms are in excellent condition and are provided with a private ensuite. Rooms are within easy walking distance to the common areas, dining room, and kiosk.
There is a communal lounge room with piano, large television and stereo equipment provided. There is also a large roof-top garden area that can be used for quiet time, family gatherings, BBQs, and general viewing of the gardens. A Village library and fortnightly visits from Stanton Library are available. Hair dressing, podiatry and physiotherapy services are also available.
Diversional Therapists and Recreational Activities Officers organise suitable activities including cultural days, special musical events, exercises, cards, games, craft, cooking, newspaper reading and discussion. Bus outings are also arranged on a regular basis, including fortnightly banking and shopping trips. Activity programs are flexible and are tailored to individual’s special interests.
Level of care
Registered Nurses and personal care staff look after the individual needs of each resident. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are provided in addition to morning and afternoon tea and supper. Laundry service is undertaken on site along with weekly cleaning of each resident’s room. Bed linen, pillows, towels, face washers are provided.
A 24 hour emergency call system (with a call button in the bathroom and a pendant to wear) is provided.
Where practical, residents retain the Doctor of their choice; usually a Doctor who is prepared to make visits.
James Milson Village also offer Extensive Pain Management and RAC Physiotherapy.
Number of units
There are 39 units located within the Hostel’s general care area.
There are 19 units located within the Hostel’s Dementia Secure area.