Respite Care

At Kimberley we foster involvement with residents and their loved ones with our dedicated health care team to ensure our resident’s physical and mental health is promoted and achieved at an optimum level.

Kimberley Residential Aged Care now offers respite care for dementia specific high and low care patients for a minimum period of 1 week to a maximum of 9 weeks per financial year. Prospective respite guests must have an ACCR (Aged Care Client Record) or ACAT (Aged Care Assessment Team) to be eligible for respite care. 

Respite care can be booked 12 months in advance for eligible recipients.

Fees and Charges

Fees and charges for respite care is set at the Department of Human Services basic daily care fee. Respite guests may be eligible for a subsidy from Commonwealth Respite Centre, depending on their individual circumstances. For more information, please contact Commonwealth Respite Services on 1800 052 222.

Other Information

To provide seamless care we request that respite guests provide their own medications for the duration of their care, together with their medication authorisations.

GP coverage is provided by Kimberley if the guests usual GP is unable to visit.

All belongings and clothing must be labelled prior to entering Kimberley.

Please do not hesitate to contact us about our respite care.


Kimberley Residential Aged Care Testimonials

  • We looked at many nursing homes throughout Perth for our Mum who has dementia and decided on Kimberley. The reason, the staff!! They love their jobs and really look after for the people under their care.

    John Fowler

    June 2014

  • A quick, heartfelt thanks to all the staff at Kimberley Residential Aged Care! A lovely place in a difficult time.

    Rick Dempsey

    June 2016

  • Kimberley Residential Aged Care is a great place and we are very happy with the care being given to our Mum. We are able to visit often and anytime we like.


    September 2015

  • The level of care my Father received and the professionalism of the staff was excellent. I could not be happier with what we received.

    Julian Matthews

    May 2016

  • It’s the little things that can make a big difference; the human connection, a hug, a touch of the shoulder, a smile and the right words at the right time. It all helps to make my mum’s life better.

    Steve Smith

    July 2016

  • Every time we visited our Father at Kimberley, we always found the staff and management to be a pleasure to deal with and the way they cared for him made us feel very comfortable that he was in the right place.

    Robert and Alison Farley

    October 2015

  • We’ll always remember the love and care you provided Bena and appreciate your hard work, dedication and compassion you extend to her and our family.

    Hari Shah

    April 2016

  • Thanks to the team at Kimberley for the care you gave my Mum. You manage a great facility which provides high quality care for residents with complex care needs. Just as Kimberley was recommended to me, I would have no hesitation in recommending Kimberley to others.

    Wendy Davis

    September 2016

  • Thank you Kimberley. The care provided to the residents and their families is exceptional. The residents were always clean and tidy, as were the facilities. Visitors were welcome and always treated with consideration. The staff are warm and friendly and work extremely hard.

    Theresa Howe

    July 2017

  • I live 360 km from the city and I’m so grateful for the care given to my mother. The staff at Kimberley are extremely helpful providing clinical and lifestyle care in a respectful and dignified manner, making my mother’s life pleasurable and giving me peace of mind.

    Glenys Kendrick

    June 2017

  • Possibly the best Aged Care Facility in WA.

    Brad Smyth

    September 2107

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