Aged Care

Aged Care

Fellowship Opportunities

Retreads Fellowship for Retireds

Fellowship groups meet in the following locations, and enjoy hymns, scripture readings and a short address:

  • Hillman House, 2 Lewin Street, Springwood
    The fourth Tuesday of each month from 10.30am – 11.15am in the Downstairs Lounge.
  • Lewin Lodge, 2 Lewin Street, Springwood
    The fourth Thursday of each month from 10.45am – 11.30am in the downstairs Lounge Room.
  • Winmalee – held in various private homes of retired church members.
    The fourth Wednesday of each month (except December and   January) from 10:00am – 11:00am.  Contact Barbara Brown on Ph 4751 4672 or Office on Ph 4751 3951

Games Afternoons are held monthly with afternoon tea provided

  • Lewin Lodge on the first Friday at 1.30 pm in the downstairs lounge room.
  • Hillman House on the third Friday at 1.30 pm in the dining room.

 Aged Care with UnitingCare

UnitingCare Ageing Springwood

Part of UnitingCare Ageing Western Region, UnitingCare Ageing Springwood provides physical and spiritual care for over 150 ageing, frail and disabled people in the facilities adjacent to Springwood Uniting Church and in the centre of Springwood.  Residents from all backgrounds, racial groups and religions are welcome.

Community Care Services are also provided to help people manage at home.  Currently 80 places funded under the Community Options Program and 152 places under the ComPaks Project which assists people being discharged from public hospitals.  A Male Carers Project provides workshops for men who are carers.   Expansion of community services will take place in the near future with recent government allocations.

Regular Activities with Chaplain

Lewin Lodge:
Bible Study: 2nd Thursday at 10.45 am
Church Service: 3rd Thursday at 10.45 am

Hillman House:
Church Service: 2nd Friday at 1.30 pm
Church Service: Last Thursday at 1.30 pm

Jacaranda Court:
Church Service: 1st Thursday at 10.30 am
(Boronia Court residents and Lewin Larks also attend)

Boronia Court:
“Spiritual Togetherness”: 1st, 4th and 5th Fridays at 2.00 pm

Contact Heather Ginard, Director of Care Services, on 4752 2000 to enquire about any of the following residential or self care services:

Jacaranda Court – 28 Nursing Home beds
Boronia Court – 20 Dementia specific beds
Lewin Lodge (60) and Hillman House (25) Hostel units
Springwood Court and Emma Lena – 19 one bedroom self care units on 2 sites in the centre of Springwood.

Contact UnitingCare Community Care Services – Nepean, on 4751 7617 to enquire about available Community Care Services.

Other contacts:
Chaplain – 4752 2000
UnitingCare Regional Office – 4723 4900