Respite Centre

Burrangiri Aged Care Respite Centre

1-7 Rivett Place Rivett 2611 ACT

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About

The Burrangiri Aged Care Respite Centre caters to the needs of frail elderly people in the community when the carer or the caring support system is in need of temporary relief. We can provide a place to stay as a short term break or other programs as support for when you need it most. Burrangiri is a place where the carer and the person that they care for can participate in social and recreational activities with like-minded people. It is also a time when independence is encouraged and overall wellbeing is facilitated. For the carer it is a time that allows a break from the demands of caring, to relax and possibly attend to other tasks.


Included Services

ACT government supported initiative

Short term residential accommodation service

Day centre open Monday to Friday

No ACCR required

Single room accommodation or connected rooms for married couples

Dedicated respite centre

Registered Nurse onsite

Personal Carers to assist with activities of daily living

Access to Allied Health Services available by appointment

Hairdresser and Podiatrist available by appointment

The Residency

Burrangiri Aged Care Respite Centre’s vision is to provide individualised holistic care to ensure your stay with us is restorative, positive and as enjoyable as possible. With home style delicious on-site catering, beautiful gardens and friendly staff, our small community is a place you can call home. Perfect for carer respite, emergency respite and post hospitalisation care, we offer dedicated and flexible short-term respite care to help you remain independent. We understand caring for someone can be physically and emotionally demanding, so respite can help provide support for both the carer and the person being cared for. Make new friends at Canberra’s leading Respite Day Centre where the carer and the person they care for can participate in social activities or enjoy a range of independent activities as you desire.