Pricing information **resident fees increase on 20/3 and 20/9 each year. Current at 01/07/2023 is $58.98/day ***MPIR varies quarterly. Current at 1/7/2023 is 7.9% Protections are in place for residents with low level assets.
SPECIAL CARE ROOM HEATH HOUSE
DESCRIPTION OF ROOM QUALITY AND AMENITIES
Situated in a peaceful part of town a short walk from Princes Park, Havilah’s Harkness site offers spacious living, natural light and award-winning gardens. Heath House is our special care unit and provides accommodation for 20 residents in a secure, homelike environment. All rooms are at ground level and are single occupancy with en-suite. The rooms are spacious and are individual air-conditioning with flat-screen TV’s. Rooms have plenty of space for your own furniture and treasures. All of our Special Care rooms in Heath House have large windows to enable residents to take in the views of our beautiful gardens or the surrounding countryside. Residents have direct access to their own private patio area. Heath House incorporates design features which support the needs of our residents living with dementia; reinforcing personal identity and enhancing self-esteem and is welcoming to relatives and the community. Indoor and outdoor walking loops are provided and simple cues and colour schemes to assist orientation are used within the unit. All of the quality furnishings, fixtures and fittings are maintained to a very high standard.
Havilah is a very safe facility and has many measures in place to stop the spread of fire and smoke and to provide for safe evacuation in the case of a fire – this includes fire and smoke compartments, sprinklers and smoke alarms HAVILAH IS A SMOKE FREE SITE and therefore Smoking is not permitted on Havilah sites at any time. Backup power is in place covering the entire site. Call points are located in each resident’s private accommodation and also in all public areas. In addition residents have access to a pendant alarm which they can wear at any time. Residents have direct dial telephone access over the site so can talk to care staff and other residents at the push of a button. For your security electronic locking is in place and doors are locked after dark. All of our rooms have views of our award-winning gardens or the surrounding countryside.
Rooms within this room type average 20m2 (excluding ensuites)
Maximum Price = $380,000. This can be paid as a Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) or a Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) or a combination of both.
The DAP is calculated at7.9% pa
(Maximum Permissible Interest Rate) on the balance of the Room Price after payment of the RAD and can be deducted from any RAD paid on requirement.
An example would be a resident could pay a RAD of $200,000 and a DAP of $38.96 /day ($180,000 x 7.9% /365)
This is the maximum price that can be charged for this room type. Havilah has various pricing models available, see the Pricing Examples section at the bottom of this page.
CONTACT US ABOUT YOUR BUDGET
Browse our website www.havilah.org.au for more information and photographs of our stunning facility. Please contact us for further information regarding your budget and requirements. We can work with you to cater to your needs.
DESCRIPTION OF QUALITY, CONDITION, SIZE AND AMENITY OF ACCESSIBLE COMMON AREAS
Havilah is spacious and innovative in its design. Those who have made it their home and all who visit are impressed by the layout and feel of Havilah. Heath House is linked to its public areas and the rest of the facility by wide enclosed walkways. Heath House has two private dining facilities with kitchenettes, lounge rooms, TV Rooms and Activities rooms.
Residents have access to AUSTAR in each lounge area and the TV Room. Residents can access our special areas for hairdressing, kiosk, podiatry, therapies and GP visits. A large private function room is also available for concerts, dances, activities and private family functions. Separate kitchen/dining areas are available for smaller private functions. Residents can join the wider Havilah community for activities such as shoot ‘n shuffle, cards, indoor bowls, bingo, choir and church services in either of our two light-filled recreation areas. A men’s shed is available for those who enjoy these activities. Externally, there is a large paved outdoor area used for relaxing and dining together. Generous pathways forming outdoor walking loops are in place for residents to enjoy our award winning gardens.
The quality and diversity of the common areas promotes resident choice, it may be social interaction and community or quiet times with family and friends. At Havilah we provide the environment for you to maximise your enjoyment of every day.
DESCRIPTION OF EXTRA CARE OR SERVICES OFFERED AT NO ADDITIONAL COST
AUSTAR - common areas
WiFi - common areas
Telephone Internal Dial (inc mailbox facility) Residents can speak to floor or kitchen staff by using the internal dial facility, and can call each other at no cost.
Telephones can be programmed for frequently used numbers
Access to book library
Facilities for family functions
Celebration of significant cultural dates including Easter, Christmas, mother’s and father’s day
Celebration of resident’s birthdays with a cake
Newspapers and magazines to common areas
Tea, coffee, juice and biscuits for residents, family and friends always available in the kitchenettes
Activities and functions for residents and their families
Weekly Happy Hour
Monthly newsletter circulated to residents and their families
Bill paying facility for kiosk purchases and external services such as podiatry, therapies, AUSTAR and pharmacy ie Havilah can pay accounts on behalf of residents and on charge with monthly fee accounts.
EFTPOS and Direct Debit Facilities
Hairdressing, podiatry, nail care, therapies and consulting room facilities are provided on site.
Use of Havilah wheelchair adaptable vehicle for appointments.
DESCRIPTION OF OPTIONAL SERVICES OFFERED AT AN ADDITIONAL COST
Telephone - Havilah has its own internal telephone system and all residents rooms are connected to it. For external use residents pay a monthly line and equipment rental charge together with call costs. These costs are kept below the cost of other tele communications service providers. Mail box facility is free.
WiFi to Room
Austar in room connection
Podiatry (on site service)
Nail Care (on site service)
Hairdresser (on site service)
Family meals (discounted cost)
Newspapers and periodicals to private rooms
Catered family functions
PRICING EXAMPLE 1.
$400,000 resident asset level $57,000required minimum assets $343,000assets available for RAD $380,000 Accommodation Price RAD Refundable Accommodation Deposit *DAP Daily Accommodation Payment. The DAP is in addition to the **resident daily fee. ***MPIR Maximum Permissible Interest Rate
1. The resident chooses to pay a RAD equivalent to the Maximum Accommodation price of $380,000. a. The full amount of the RAD lodged is refunded to the resident on departure b. There would be options available to reduce the accommodation price (conditions apply)
2. The resident chooses to pay the whole of the accommodation price by DAP a. The *DAP payable is $82.25/day. Accommodation Price x MPIR/365. ($380,000 x 7.9% = $30,020/365)
3. The resident chooses to pay the Accommodation Price by 50% RAD and 50% DAP. In this example the DAP is to be deducted from the RAD lodged a. The RAD is $190,000 b. The *DAP is $41.12/day.($380,000 -$190,000) x 7.9% = $15,010/365 c. The DAP would reduce the RAD lodged by $15,010 annually
NOTES: *The DAP is in addition to the daily resident fee. **resident fees increase on 20/3 and 20/9 each year. Current at 1/7/2023 is $58.98/day ***MPIR varies quarterly. Current at 1/7/2023 is 7.9% Protections are in place for residents with low level assets.
PRICING EXAMPLE 2.
$225,000 resident asset level $57,000required minimum assets $168,000 assets available for RAD $380,000 Accommodation Price RAD Refundable Accommodation Deposit *DAP Daily Accommodation Payment. The DAP is in addition to the **resident daily fee. ***MPIR Maximum Permissible Interest Rate
1. The resident chooses to pay a RAD equivalent to their Maximum available asset level of $168,000. a. The balance of the Accommodation Price is calculated as a *DAP of $45.88 ($380,000 - $168,000) x 7.9% = $14,323/365. In this example the DAP is to be deducted from the RAD lodged. b. The DAP would reduce the RAD lodged by$16,748 annually c. There would be options available to reduce the accommodation price and to be eligible for a cap on the DAP (conditions apply)
2. The resident chooses to pay the whole of the Accommodation Price by DAP a. The *DAP payable is $82.25/day. Accommodation Price x MPIR/365. ($380,000 x 7.9% = $30,020/365)
3. The resident chooses to pay the Accommodation Price by 30%RAD and 70% DAP. In this example the DAP is deducted from the RAD lodged a. The RAD is $114,000 b. The *DAP is $57.57/day. ($380,000 -$114,000) x 7.9% = $21,014/365 c. The DAP would reduce the RAD lodged $21,014annually
NOTES: *The DAP is in addition to the daily resident fee **resident fees increase on 20/3 and 20/9 each year. Current at 1/7/2023 is $56.87/day ***MPIR varies quarterly. Current rate at 1/7/2023 is 7.9% Protections are in place for residents with low level assets.