Who are we?
Restvale is a community non-profit, non-sectarian incorporated organisation providing quality residential aged care services to people of the Adelaide Hills area. Restvale is a 36 bed Age Care facility subsidised by the Commonwealth Government. We are governed by a Committee of Management (The Board), consisting of member elected at the Annual Meeting of the organisation.
To treat each resident with the respect and dignity to which they are entitled, whilst maintaining their privacy and confidentiality.
To encourage each resident to retain control of their life.
To enable the physical, social, emotional, spiritual & cultural needs of each resident to be met.
To promote and facilitate a lifestyle which encourages social independence and a variety of experiences which enable the residents' continued involvement with family, friends and the community.
For further information see : http://www.restvale.com.au/
How To Help
Our House Committee ladies are always fundraising to help upgrade our facility. To find out about our current project...
As a not for profit organisation we rely on our volunteers to help with fundraising in order to purchase many items for our residents comfort & care.
We have a dedicated team of volunteers who form our "House Committee" & they regularly organise raffles, Christmas party, Restvale's Birthday party etc, & have recently held homemade "Pasty Drives" which have been VERY successful.
Because of their time & recent efforts Restvale now has a new outdoor area & some new air-conditioning units.
WE NEED VOLUNTEERS WHO ARE ABLE TO COMMIT TO REGULARLY HELPING OUR RESIDENTS GET THE MOST OUT OF THEIR DAY.
If you are able to escort someone to go for a walk to the shop, oval or inside around our garden for 1hour a week or for ½ an hour each day or other times...
If you are able to help run bingo for 2 ½ hours on a Wednesday afternoon...
If you like to make new friends & chat over a cuppa...
If you would like to help with playing bowls on a Friday afternoon...
If you can assist to teach, instruct, help to create craft projects including, knitting, paper craft & jewellery making on Thursdays....
If you play cards...
If you can bring your own special ability (singing, reading, gardening...)...
PLEASE CALL Peg
On 8389 6212 - Mon- Fri, 9am -5pm.
We provide training to understand mobility needs, dementia, communication skills & other associated issues to help you get the most out of your experience.
Come, join us & have some fun!