Andrew Kerr Care is a not-for-profit, community and residential aged care facility in the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria. Andrew Kerr Care has been caring for the community for over 30 years. Our quality services include Residential Aged Care, Respite Care, Home Care and a Day Centre.
Our spacious and private rooms include ensuite bathrooms. Our meals are freshly prepared on-site, and the seasonal menus are overseen by a qualified dietician to ensure they are nutritionally balanced. We provide intergenerational programs, and a variety of regular social activities and in-home entertainment.
The Andrew Kerr Care team are the life blood of our organisation and central to the care and wellbeing of your loved one. Our team continually undertake professional development programs which includes dementia specific training through Dementia Australia to ensure the foundation for providing best practice dementia care.
Andrew Kerr Care welcomes everyone, irrespective of their religious, financial, lifestyle or ethnic backgrounds. We provide many choices of quality care which are based on the needs of the people we provide care to and promote the ideals of charity and service to the local community.
We believe maintaining independence is important. Our therapy and activities programs are designed to enhance the quality of life of our people we provide care to and assist to ensure optimal independence for as long as possible.
We understand the financial burden some of our community may be facing. Andrew Kerr Care has dedicated a minimum of 20% of our aged care resident places for those who have not owned a home in the last two years and are in receipt of a full pension.
We act with Integrity and treat everyone with kindness, with dignity, and respect.
Our relationships with families, clients and volunteers are important and create a sense of community that connects us.
We are caring and accountable: we do what we say, always giving our best and looking for opportunities to do better.
We are on the same team; we work together with compassion and nurture a positive and inclusive culture.
We value engagement and individual choice so that clients can live their lives their way.
“ Every successful individual knows that his or her achievement depends on a community all working together.
“ Sometimes you have to create what you want to be a part of. We help create community.
“ Community is many acts of kindness having a large and beneficial impact on the lives of others.