Dudley Foord House, The Ponds

Overview

Dudley Foord House opened in June this year and is located in Sydney's beautiful Hills district, within the award winning master planned suburb The Ponds. Home to 104 residents it is conveniently located 500m from Stanhope Village Shopping Centre.  

This state of the art home is filled with natural sunlight and the innovative dementia design principles, which are first of its kind in Sydney, offers residents a range of recreational, social and health services provided by experienced and qualified staff. The site and rooms are specifically designed to provide care tailored to the individual needs of each resident in a home-like environment and maintain independence. Furthermore ageing-in-place and ongoing care is provided as residents' needs change.

It offers a friendly environment to keep you as busy as you’d like, with the confidence of having some extra help when you need it.

There are seven connected wings and all areas open to internal courtyards which connect to the beautiful gardens. Some of the courtyards contain chicken pens, bird houses, raised garden beds, gardening sheds, pergolas and a covered rotunda. All outdoor areas are on the same level as the home.

A BBQ area, café and multi-purpose hall (with access to a children’s playground) provide enjoyable spaces for residents and their visitors.

Accommodation

All rooms are fitted with electric beds, en-suite bathroom, built in cabinetry, a wardrobe, a cupboard and emergency call buttons with access to a balcony or courtyard. Room temperatures are individually controlled with air conditioning and televisions and phone connections available.

Rooms are designed to cater for ageing in place, such that ongoing care can be provided as resident’s needs change.

Accommodation Payment Calculator
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RAD - Maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit
DAP - Maximum Daily Accommodation Payment 

The calculator is indicative only. The RAD and DAP calculated is for non-supported residents.