Aged care specialists & retirement village in the western suburbs of Melbourne

Feel instantly at home with our homestyle aged care with European ambience

Your story and traditions are a big part of your way of life. Kalyna Care’s European atmosphere is designed to fit in with your lifestyle and make you and your loved ones feel comfortable from the moment you arrive.

Kalyna Care is a Ukrainian Community project that welcomes residents from all European countries – including Poland, Slovakia, Germany, Austria, Croatia and Serbia – or anyone who appreciates the European way of life.

It offers homestyle aged care accommodation with a difference.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Department of Health issues regular updates on visitor restrictions to aged care facilities based on the current health information and guidelines.

Each facility is also responsible for the health and safety of its residents, staff and visitors, so may include additional safety measures to protect our vulnerable residents.

The Victorian Government requires all persons entering the facility to ‘check in’ with the Service Victoria QR Code – as you do with all other businesses. It is also a requirement of the Department of Health that all persons entering the facility (visitors, staff, volunteers, contractors and allied health workers, etc) must complete a COVID-19 Declaration and be temperature checked prior to entering the building. Kalyna Care has introduced the ‘Entrytrakr’ QR code entry system as our COVID-19 screening process.

A smart phone is required with a QR scanner to use both QR codes. A manual electronic sign-in process for Entrytrakr is also available with assistance from our IPC officers.

Compassionate elder care

We’re aged care specialists committed to providing personalised and compassionate elder care that understands your traditions, supports your choices and gives you exceptional quality of life.

We offer a range of lifestyle options for you to choose from, with safe, restful aged care residential accommodation and great outdoor spaces to wander through and enjoy.

Many staff members are also bilingual, so you’re able to express yourself comfortably.

To read our Vision, Mission, Values & Philosophy, please see our About page

Virtual Tours of Kalyna Aged Care

The Kalyna Care Virtual Tours consist of several panoramas highlighting the different areas of our Aged Care Facility. Including accommodation rooms, the forecourt, foyer and Chapel, hairdressing salon and sensory garden.

Sit back, relax and let us do the 'walking' for you.

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The Maja Hrudka Nursing Scholarship

Nursing is a special profession, and unless you have some dedication you should not enter it.

Maja Hrudka (1925 - 2014) was the founder and Chairperson of Kalyna Care.

The Board of Directors have created a perpetual nursing scholarship as a testament to Maja’s personal achievements.

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Life Membership

The following individuals & organisations have been granted the honour of Life Membership, in recognition of their outstanding service and significant contributions to the Ukrainian Elderly People’s Home trading as Kalyna Care.

Life Membership is the highest honour that we can bestow and Life Members are held in the highest esteem.

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