Aged Care

Carinya Aged Care Facility – Miles

The Miles and District Retirement Village Committee was formed in 1983 by concerned local residents who felt there was a need to provide accommodation services for the ageing population.

The Western Downs Regional Council oversees the day to day management of the Carinya group of facilities which include Carinya Aged Persons Hostel, Miles and District Retirement Village, and Carinya Community Aged Care Packages Service.

Find out further information about aged care packages and the facility by calling 07 4628 5395 or emailing carinya@wdrc.qld.gov.au.

Fees and Charges

For each of the accommodation types you have a range of payment options being a one off, upfront refundable accommodation deposit (RAD), or a daily accommodation payment (DAP), or a combination of both. Discuss the payment arrangements with the Facility Manager prior to entry.

The payment options provided below are based on the maximum room prices and are not applicable to Government supported customers. A basic daily fee of up to 85% of the Australian single aged care pensions will also be payable.*

Room Name Category Maximum Occupancy Minimum Room Size Maximum Refundable Accommodation   Deposit (RAD)* Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)* Combination Payment Example: 50% RAD* & 50% DAP*
Standard Single Room + Private Ensuite 1 13.27m2 $280,000 $48.18 RAD $140,000
DAP $22.09
*Prices are current as at 20 September 2016 but may change at any time.
Entry is subject to ACAT assessment and accommodation option availability. Residents may also be required to pay additional fees and charges to the government.
Western Downs Regional Council encourages all prospective residents to obtain their own independent legal and financial advice.

 

Download the Carinya Aged Care Facility brochure…

For further information on aged care services visit My Aged Care.

 

Tarcoola Aged Care Facility – Tara

The Tarcoola Retirement Village situated in Tara is a 33 bed facility that was established in 1996.

Find out more information about Tarcoola Residential Village by calling 07 4678 7892 or emailing tarcoola@wdrc.qld.gov.au.

Fees and Charges

For each of the accommodation types you have a range of payment options being a one off, upfront refundable accommodation deposit (RAD), or a daily accommodation payment (DAP), or a combination of both. Discuss the payment arrangements with the Facility Manager prior to entry.

The payment options provided below are based on the maximum room prices and are not applicable to Government supported customers. A basic daily fee of up to 85% of the Australian single aged care pensions will also be payable.

Room Name Category Maximum Occupancy Minimum Room Size Maximum Refundable Deposit (RAD)* Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)* Combination Payment Example 50% RAD* & 50% DAP*
Superior Single Room + Private Ensuite 1 15.58m2 $350,000 $55.23 RAD $175,000 DAP $27.61
Shared Superior Shared Room + Shared Ensuite 2 17m2 $250,000 $27.61 RAD $125,000 DAP $19.73
Standard Single Room + Private Ensuite 1 13.12m2 $300,000 $47.34 RAD $150,000 DAP $23.67
*Prices are current as at 20 September 2016 but may change at any time.
Entry is subject to ACAT assessment and accommodation option availability. Residents may also be required to pay additional fees and charges to the government.
Western Downs Regional Council encourages all prospective residents to obtain their own independent legal and financial advice.

 

Download Tarcoola Aged Care Facility brochure…

For further information on aged care services visit My Aged Care.