Inhouse Services

The Eyre Peninsula Old Folks Home offers a variety of In-House Services. Below is an overview of our in-house services.

Physiotherapist

A physiotherapist visits the Eyre Peninsula Old Folks Home every Thurdsday. Residents can book an appointment through the staff. There is no charge for this service.

Speech Pathologist

A speech pathologist visits on request to see residents requiring assessment.

Podiatrist

A podiatrist is available each month at a current cost of $30.00. Residents can make an appointment for this service through the Office.

Finger & Toe Nail Care

Residents may have their finger and toe nails cut by staff each month if required.

Laundry

Personal laundry is collected by staff daily. A washing machine, dryer and ironing facilities are also available for those residents who wish to do any personal laundry themselves.

Personal Call Bell

All residents are given a personal call bell (beeper) which is used to summon staff when necessary and particularly in an emergency such as a fall. Staff are available all hours.

Paper Deliveries

Newspapers and magazines can be delivered to your room daily at 9:00am.

Spa Bath

A spa bath is available in Boston Wing and can be used by residents at any time.

Library

There is a small library for residents use in Flinders Wing. The Port Lincoln Library also delivers and collects books fortnightly on a Tuesday.

Hairdresser

We have our own hairdressing salon and a hairdresser who visits each Thursday and Friday. Appointments can be made for a cut, set, colour or perm.