Dear Families and Visitors Please note there has been a change in the conditions for entry into St Andrews: Visitors may enter the facility as of the day of this notice. Staff and visitors are NOT required to wear a surgical mask in St Andrews. All staff and visitors...
Dear Clients and Relatives St Andrews Home Care service will continue to operate during the pandemic however it must comply with NSW Health directions. These are as follows: Please Note: Staff across NSW are NOT required to wear a surgical mask during home visits in...
Dear Families and Visitors Until further notice St Andrews all residential aged care facilities must: Staff and visitors are NOT required to wear a surgical mask in a facility located in NSW. All staff and visitors must continue to comply with strict handwashing,...
Why St. Andrews can provide you with quality aged care
Our mission is to provide a flexible approach to aged care and support in order to respond to the unique needs of every individual. St Andrews offers a caring and respectful environment surrounded by sub-tropical gardens in the heart of beautiful Ballina. Your needs are all catered for by our enthusiastic team.
St Andrews Residential Care was originally established in 1983. Since then, our facilities and services have expanded to keep pace with the needs of our community. Whether you are seeking independent living, residential care, dementia care, palliative care, community care or respite care, our team is by your side to assist you.
St Andrews is fully accredited. St Andrews has more than 200 staff, including nurses, care staff, community health, general services, maintenance, leisure and lifestyle, administration and volunteers – and all together with the aim to provide an environment of excellence of care.
St. Andrews also runs the Northern Rivers Aboriginal Aged Respite Service which provides a range of programs and activities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 50 and over, including community outings.
Our board of management meets regularly to oversee the processes and conditions within our organisation. As a team, we want you to feel safe and happy in the homely atmosphere of St Andrews.
Click here to download the February Newsletter now. Highlights include:
- Introducing Jude Gill – Resident Services Manager.
- Christmas Celebrations.
- Music and Masks.
- Birthdays, Twenty Twenty, it’s a Wrap and much more.
What People Are Saying
“We want to extend our heartfelt thank you to all the staff including kitchen, leisure and lifestyle team, care team, physiotherapists, volunteers… the list goes on, and there are far too many to name individually. We, as her family found on visiting that everyone was warm and friendly and very welcoming.”
“The Family wishes to sincerely thank everyone for their love and support during this time. In particular, they’d like to give a special thank you to the staff at St Andrews Nursing Home for the care, compassion and love shown to our mother over the last three years.”
“Good on you’s St Andrews, my dad was there and he went out like a king! The girls were so good to him. He was always smiling which was something new for him. Thank you you’re heroes.”