Benetas - Colton Close

Part of Benetas

1-19 York Street
Glenroy Victoria, 3046


Colton Close is renowned for its high standard of care. Following a multi-million dollar renovation in 2008, the expanded facility now has 150 private rooms, including a specialised dementia-care unit. Colton Close is staffed with nurses 24 hours a day and offers respite care when available.  

Shared and single bedrooms mostly come with ensuites. Residents are encouraged to bring their own furniture to increase homeliness. Foxtel and phone connections are ready in all rooms, and laundry service and climate control is available.

Colton Close runs an extensive lifestyle program with a range of activities, including:

  • Massage
  • Music group
  • In-house entertainment days
  • Regular outings
  • Exercise groups
  • Art classes
  • Gardening
  • Library service

A popular addition to the home is the internet café, where residents flock to keep in contact with friends and family over the world. Volunteers provide support to use the facilities.

Delicious, healthy meals are the pride of Colton Close. Cooks consult closely with nutritionists to ensure the nutritional benefit of every dish. The kitchen caters to a range of cultural and religious beliefs and represents individual taste as much as possible. Regular food forums give residents an opportunity to contribute their ideas to the menu.

Staff and volunteers bring a level of pastoral sensibility to all roles. Non-denominational volunteers provide ongoing spiritual and emotional support through a range of church and chaplaincy services.

Other key features:

  • Beauty and hairdressing salon
  • Bus
  • Palliative care
  • Visitor car parking
  • Library
  • Movie theatre
 

Vacancy - Double with ensuite
Permanent

All rooms are located in the Kilby or Schutt Wings and have a shared ensuite. All rooms have beautiful views depending on the location of the room. Some rooms have close access to common areas, including living area, dining room, sitting room and kitchenette. All rooms have built in robes and air conditioning and are fully lockable for resident privacy. Please call the Benetas Customer Centre with any queries.

Costs

DAP
Daily Accommodation Payments
RAD
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$37.95 $0 (No Deposit)
$18.97 $125,000 (50%)
$0 $250,000 (100%)

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Vacancy - Single with ensuite
Permanent

All rooms are located in the original Waverley Wing, with rooms in a secure wing. All rooms have their own private ensuite, built in robes and air conditioning and are fully lockable for resident privacy. Some rooms have lovely courtyard, garden or street views and/or close access, depending on the location of the room to common areas, including living area, dining room, sitting room and kitchenette. Please call the Benetas Customer Centre with any queries.

Key points

  • Dementia specific
  • Keypad secure

Costs

DAP
Daily Accommodation Payments
RAD
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$41.74 $0 (No Deposit)
$20.87 $137,500 (50%)
$0 $275,000 (100%)

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Vacancy - Single with ensuite
Permanent

All rooms are located in the Kilby or Schutt Wings and have a shared ensuite. All rooms have beautiful views depending on the location of the room. Some rooms have close access to common areas, including living area, dining room, sitting room and kitchenette. All rooms have built in robes and air conditioning and are fully lockable for resident privacy.

Key points

  • Male
  • Keypad secure

Costs

DAP
Daily Accommodation Payments
RAD
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$45.53 $0 (No Deposit)
$22.77 $150,000 (50%)
$0 $300,000 (100%)

 Daily costs calculator


Vacancy - Single with ensuite
Permanent

All rooms are located in the Kilby or Schutt Wings and have a shared ensuite. All rooms have beautiful views depending on the location of the room. Some rooms have close access to common areas, including living area, dining room, sitting room and kitchenette. All rooms have built in robes and air conditioning and are fully lockable for resident privacy.

Key points

  • Female
  • Keypad secure

Costs

DAP
Daily Accommodation Payments
RAD
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$45.53 $0 (No Deposit)
$22.77 $150,000 (50%)
$0 $300,000 (100%)

 Daily costs calculator


Vacancy - Single with ensuite
Permanent

All Superior Rooms have stunning views over the courtyards and gardens depending on the location of the room. Rooms have close access to common areas, including living area, dining room, sitting room and kitchenette. They all have their own private ensuite, built in robes and air conditioning and are fully lockable for resident privacy.

Key points

  • Dementia specific
  • Keypad secure

Costs

DAP
Daily Accommodation Payments
RAD
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$60.71 $0 (No Deposit)
$30.36 $200,000 (50%)
$0 $400,000 (100%)

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Vacancy - Single with ensuite
Permanent

All Deluxe Rooms have breathtaking views of Melbourne city, depending on the location of the room. Some rooms have superior finishes or are over-sized, depending on their location. All rooms have close access to common areas, including communal balcony with bay views, living area, dining room, sitting room and kitchenette. All rooms have their own private ensuite, built in robes and shelves, air conditioning and are fully lockable for resident privacy. Please call the Benetas Customer Centre with any queries.

Costs

DAP
Daily Accommodation Payments
RAD
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$68.3 $0 (No Deposit)
$34.15 $225,000 (50%)
$0 $450,000 (100%)

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Home is Where You Can Be Yourself

on Tuesday, February 5, 2019

When doctors at the Royal Melbourne Hospital told Peter Cameron it was time for his wife to move into residential aged care, he didn’t hesitate to make the decision to go with her. Upon arriving at Colton Close, an aged care residence run by leading Victorian aged care provider Benetas, Peter knew he had made the right decision.

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