Retirement Village

Overview

Upper Murray Retirement Village is owned and operated by Corryong Health. It is designated to meet the needs of retirees who wish to live independently, while being comfortable in the knowledge that Corryong Health has an extensive range of support services available should the need arise. Coupled with this, is the knowledge that fellowship, security and companionship are always at hand.

What we provide

Single Bedroom Units

Each unit consists of a lounge/ dining room, kitchen, laundry, bathroom and toilet. All units are equipped with the following:

  • Floor coverings
  • Curtains
  • Electric oven and cook top
  • Rangehood
  • Solar boosted Electric Hot Water Service
  • Light fittings
  • Split system air conditioner

Terrace Units

Each unit consists of 2 bedrooms, a lounge/ dining room, kitchen, laundry, study, bathroom, toilet and garage. These units have a small enclosed yard and covered outdoor area.

All units are equipped with the following:

  • Floor coverings
  • Curtains
  • Electric oven and cook top
  • Rangehood
  • Solar boosted Electric Hot Water Service
  • Light fittings
  • Split system air conditioner
  • Dishwasher

Both the terrace and the one-bedroom units are available for community members who:

  • Are 65 years and older
  • Independent: may require assistance with person care, domestic services, meals on wheels and shopping
  • Mobile: can use walking aides of some description
  • Working towards having an ACAS assessment which may entitle the individual to obtain an aged care package

While the one-bedroom and terrace units are available to community consumers over the age of 65 years, community consumers under 65 years of age will be considered. Each application is considered on a case by case circumstances.

Steps to enter
  1. If you meet the eligibility criteria, contact our Community Care Manager to get an application form to complete.
  2. Based on application, the Continuum of Care team will allocate any available single bedroom unit to a person most in need. The terrace houses will be allocated by the Hardship committee.
  3. Sign a Village Lease Agreement. This is a formal undertaking from Corryong Health to provide the level of accommodation selected.
  4. Pay a four-week rental as a bond for Terrace Units. Single bedroom units require no contribution upon entry.
Fees and charges

Single bed room units require no contribution upon entry and pay a weekly rental fee.

The terrace houses require on entry a four weeks rental as a bond which is refunded when you leave.  The tenant is required to pay a weekly rental fee.