At Stewart Lodge SRS we believe that all people must be treated as individuals and deserve care and services based upon their individual emotional, spiritual, social, physical, intellectual, and aesthetic needs.

The objectives of Stewart Lodge SRS are:

To provide high quality special and personal care;
To provide a warm and caring social environment;
To ensure each resident receives care based on his or her individual needs;
To ensure each resident is able to participate in appropriate activities of his or her choice;
To ensure all services listed in the residential statement are available.

Rights of Residents
You have a right to:

Receive quality care.
Be treated with dignity and respect.
Have your privacy respected.
Be kept informed about things that affect you.
Personal and special care that meets your needs.
Safe administration of medication.
Complain about this you are not happy about.
Choose your own doctor and other health care professionals to visit you and provide treatment to you (at your expense).

Responsibilities of Proprietor
Our responsibilities include:

Developing and reviewing with you (or your guardian) your personal care plan.
Ensuring you are provided with the services as set out in the residential statement.
Ensuring all staff interact with you in a way that reflects the philosophy of Stewart Lodge SRS.
Consulting with you as soon as possible about any changes that may affect you.
Providing four weeks written notice of any increases to fees or rental.

Community Services and In-house Activites
Merri Community Health Outreach Services – LINX, Supporting Connections and PHAMS (referral based);
Moreland City Council bus services
YMCA (gym use, hydrotherapy and walking group)
Arts Access
Gardening Program
Cooking Group
Activities coordinator
Movie Night
Disco’ quarterly
Weekly visitation from Brunswick Uniting Church
Sunday worship pick up available upon request
Holy Communion from St Margaret Mary’s
Monthly luncheon donated by Nando’s.