You will be warmly welcomed into the small community of Mercy Place Mordialloc. Set among beautiful gardens, peaceful courtyards and a stone’s throw from the beach, our comfortable home is the perfect place to entertain family and friends and nurture new relationships.
With just 15 residents, our boutique home focuses on the individual. We are dedicated to helping you live well, stay active and maintain meaningful connections with your community.
You can choose from a variety of tastefully decorated room layouts and enjoy our reflection room, spacious dining room and two intimate lounge rooms complete with natural filtered light — many of our lifestyle and entertainment activities take place in these areas. You can also visit our on-site hairdresser for some well-deserved pampering.
- Southern Cross Care (Vic) joined Mercy Health in July 2017. Our highly qualified and compassionate care teams support you to live life well, the way you choose.
Book your tour of Mercy Place Mordialloc
Arrange to visit for a cup of tea and a tour, and get to know the friendly faces at Mercy Place Mordialloc! You'll meet our Resident Liaison Officer to explore our home and the surrounding area, and find out more about moving in. Just fill out the form and we’ll be in touch.
Ageing in place
Our homes offer you the security and comfort of ‘ageing in place’. Regardless of your care needs now, or how they may develop in the future, you can continue to live at our home and access the care you need while maintaining your quality of life.
Allied health describes the range of health professionals involved in your care who are not doctors, dentists or nurses. Allied health includes services such as podiatry, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech therapy and dietary advice.
Audiology involves treatments to improve communication and participation for people with hearing loss, to promote a fuller and more enjoyable life. It can also help with conditions affecting balance.
As part of our comprehensive approach to your health and wellbeing, we can arrange dental services for both emergency and non-emergency dental issues.
Eye health and ophthalmology
Access ophthalmology services to treat eye and vision-related conditions or disorders.
Hair and beauty salon
A hairdresser regularly visits our salon to keep you looking and feeling your best.
Leisure and lifestyle activities
Wherever possible, our lifestyle therapy team supports you to pursue your interests and actively participate in life. We invite you to enjoy a range of social, cultural and physical activities and to suggest any we do not currently offer. Please note, some activities may incur a charge.
Pastoral Care Associates can offer you and your loved ones spiritual and emotional support. We can also coordinate prayer groups or church services, including regular Mass, sacramental care and denominational services.
We offer a range of professional services to ease pain, improve quality of life and reduce symptoms and discomfort associated with ongoing illnesses or disorders.
Enjoy access to our home’s comprehensive library of books, reading materials and games.
For those nearing the end of life, our palliative care team works with family and friends to offer physical, spiritual, emotional and social support.
Pet therapy is known to inspire greater physical, cognitive and emotional wellbeing. On-site and visiting pets are a vital element of our home environment. If you’re considering a move to our home, contact the Service Manager to discuss bringing your pet with you.
Physiotherapists help people move more easily and improve their physical ability. You may undertake physiotherapy as part of a high-care plan or rehabilitation program. If you’re generally well and would like access to physiotherapy services, or if you have higher needs and require extra support, you can arrange for your preferred therapists to visit on a fee-for-service basis.
Podiatry services are available for medical conditions affecting the foot, ankle and leg. Our local allied health therapists can provide podiatry in the home as part of a high care plan. If you’re generally well and would like these services, or have higher care needs and seek extra allied health support, you can arrange for your preferred therapists to visit on a fee-for-service basis.
We can provide support to your family and other primary carers who need additional assistance, or who simply need a break and time to themselves. Our home offers respite care in the form of short-term accommodation for your family members or primary carers.
Chaplains visit our home, and are available on-call for pastoral ministry and specific religious rituals. We can also arrange pastoral care from a religious representative from your own faith for your convenience.
Our home offers speech pathology services to assess, diagnose and treat communication or swallowing disorders. Our local allied health therapists can provide speech pathology services in-home as you require, or as part of a high-care plan. If you’re generally well and would like speech pathology, or have higher care needs and seek extra allied health support, you can arrange for your preferred therapists to visit on a fee-for-service basis.
Our home benefits from many skilled volunteers. Whether it be driving a bus, sharing gardening skills, reading a book or newspaper to one of our residents, playing cards, or just having a chat, volunteers bring a spark into our home with infectious enthusiasm. If you would like to contribute to our home as a volunteer, please get in touch. As with everyone who works within our homes, volunteers are required to complete a police check and attend a Mercy Health induction.
Dementia care service
Our home caters for people living with dementia or memory loss. We partner with you and your loved one to get to know their personal story so daily life and activities can be tailored to suit their specific needs and interests.
Our rooms are fitted with comfortable furniture including electric height-adjustable beds and bedside tables. A 24/7 nurse call system is available in all rooms, giving you and your loved ones peace of mind. Take advantage of heating, air conditioning and built-in wardrobes with space for your personal treasures, or make your room your own by displaying your favourite items. Choose a single room with ensuite for increased privacy or share a room with a companion.
Tasty, home-style meals are always on the menu at Mercy Place Mordialloc. All your meals are cooked fresh in a dedicated on-site kitchen, and you will have a choice of delicious dishes at every mealtime. We also cater for different cultural tastes and preferences. You can choose to eat in our dining room or, if you’d prefer, you can dine in your own room.
- Breakfast includes a selection of juices, cereals, porridge, yoghurt, toast and spreads, fresh fruit, tea and coffee. Once a week, we offer a full cooked breakfast with bacon, eggs, sausage, baked beans and a hash brown.
- For morning tea, choose from a selection of freshly baked items, fresh fruit, or cheese and biscuits.
- Lunch consists of two hot meal options such as roast lamb with red wine and garlic and seasonal roast vegetables; or pasta with creamy spinach sauce.
- After lunch, you have a choice of dessert options such as pavlova with passionfruit and cream, or fresh fruit.
- Afternoon tea is usually a baked item, such as scones or teacake.
- The evening meal is typically a homemade soup followed by a hot option such as quiche, or a selection of assorted sandwiches.
Our relaxed home features two intimate lounges and a dining room for your enjoyment. The lounge areas are complete with comfortable furniture and filtered natural light. Many of our lifestyle and entertainment activities happen in these areas, from movie nights to more lively word games and trivia.
Our outdoor courtyards and gardens provide spaces where you can take in the fresh bayside air and serenity of established gardens and paved walkways.
Lifestyle and Community
Our goal is to help you enjoy life, stay active, and do the things you love. While we have a vast array of planned lifestyle activities you can participate in, we will also support you with your own interests. Whether you like to paint, sing or build model cars, we will find a way to ensure you keep enjoying your passions here at Mercy Place Mordialloc.
In the area
- 900m from Mentone Beach
- Mentone Shopping Village, with a variety of shops and cafes at your fingertips
- Local RSL
- Post offices
- Westfield Southland Shopping Centre
- Bowling Clubs
- Kington City Council
- Football oval
Enjoy the following activities at your home:
- exercise programs
- bus outings
- babies and toddlers playgroup
- church/reflection services
- games and quizzes
- happy hour
- live entertainment
- art groups
- cooking demonstrations
Mentone Railway Station is 500m from Mercy Place Mordialloc.
There are several bus lines regularly stopping at Mentone Railway Station.
Meet Liz Adepoju
As a treasured member of the Mercy Place Mordialloc community, you have a dedicated Service Manager.
Being a small home, Mercy Place Mordialloc has a warm and friendly household feel. The team genuinely cares for our residents, delivering high-quality, person-centred care. We welcome feedback and are committed to continually improving the quality of care we offer our residents.
Moving into an aged care home can be a challenging and emotional time for you and your loved ones. We’re here to help.
There are some steps you can complete at any point — even before you’ve decided on your home — to make things easier.
There are things you can do right now – including assembling documents and completing forms – to make your move smooth and easy. Many of these things are useful even if you don’t end up moving into aged care.
Confirm the details of your finances
By confirming the details of your finances through completing certain forms and choosing your specific room, you can ensure you pay the correct costs and receive the right care from the moment you move in.
Apply for your chosen home
Arrange a meeting with a local representative of your chosen home to ensure you understand everything and receive the right help in applying for your move.
Understanding the costs
Once you’ve chosen your home, it’s natural to start thinking about the costs involved.
How much will I have to pay? What is covered? Are there flexible payment options? Find the answers to your questions and get familiar with the costs.
Ask about life at Mercy Place Mordialloc
If you have any questions about life at Mercy Place Mordialloc the process of preparing for a move, or anything else, please get in touch and let us know. We’ll find the answers and be in contact with you shortly.
Last reviewed June 25, 2018.