Eureka Village

Eureka Village Hostel is a 45 bed home located in picturesque Ballarat East that caters for residential aged care and dementia and cognitive impairment residents.

The dementia specific area is light filled with large open plan living and dining areas, which also cater for the many social activities, concerts and visiting entertainment that are organised for the residents.

The shared living areas include:
- Large open plan living rooms with flat screen TVs, DVDs and CD players
- Private meeting room equipped with a dining setting to allow residents and families to have a private catch up or meal together
- Spacious purpose-built activities area for the many social activities that take place each week, and also for larger families to gather for special occasions
- Broadband kiosk featuring two computers, one of which is a touch screen, enabling residents to access the internet and Skype family and friends (with staff assistance, if required)

Outside, residents can enjoy the secure garden area with plenty of space for them to safely stroll around the paths and spend some time in the sun.

Eureka Village offers 17 dementia and cognitive impairment rooms, all with single occupancy and private ensuite. All feature a bay window with most looking out onto the gardens. Residents are encouraged to personalise their space with small furniture items, soft furnishings, photographs and mementos from home to make their room their own.

All rooms include
- Private ensuite
- Built in wardrobes
- Electric, height adjustable bed (sensor mats available where required)
- Telephone line available
- TV antenna
- Nurse call bell (bedside and bathroom)