Mercy Place Wyndham is an inviting Art Deco home located just south of central Werribee. Life at Wyndham is the perfect combination of independence and community.
Care is tailored to personal wants and needs, with plenty of opportunities to enjoy activities with friends and family. Indulge in your favourite hobbies or get adventurous and try something completely new.
There’s rich natural beauty in abundance, including the nearby Victoria State Rose Garden and Werribee Open Range Zoo, and residents with green thumbs can enjoy the flowerbeds that carpet our site. Alternatively, venture indoors for a spread of activities including arts and crafts groups, gentle exercise or cooking classes and more. Whatever your interest, there’s something for you at Wyndham.
Book your tour of Mercy Place Wyndham
Arrange to visit for a cup of tea and a tour, and get to know the friendly faces at Mercy Place Wyndham! 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
For those nearing the end of life, our palliative care team works with family and friends to offer physical, spiritual, emotional and social support.
Enjoy access to our home’s comprehensive library of books, reading materials and games.
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.
Hair and beauty salon
A hairdresser regularly visits our salon to keep you looking and feeling your best.
Eye health and ophthalmology
Access ophthalmology services to treat eye and vision-related conditions or disorders.
As part of our comprehensive approach to your health and wellbeing, we can arrange dental services for both emergency and non-emergency dental issues.
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.
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.
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.
Dementia care unit
A dedicated memory unit is available within the home providing specialist care 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.
Designed with comfort in mind, our well-maintained rooms feature high-quality furniture and fittings, including built-in wardrobes.
Each room features a television, and we offer a range of rooms with beautiful views of our internal gardens. Your personal space at Mercy Place Wyndham is exactly that — personal — and we encourage you to decorate your room with treasured items brought from home.
Our nutritious rotating menu is designed in consultation with a dietitian, with all meals prepared fresh on site. The kitchen can cater to special dietary or cultural requirements.
- 24/7 nursing care
- dementia-specific care
- lifestyle program
- nutritious freshly cooked meals
- chapel and pastoral care
- allied health.
Lifestyle and Community
Situated near Chirnside Park, the Watton Street shopping precinct and the Werribee River, Mercy Place Wyndham offers the comfort and convenience of a central location.
There’s always something to see or do — whether it’s watching the local Werribee Tigers in the VFL or looking for real tigers on a Werribee Open Range Zoo safari.
For relaxation, you can always take in the picturesque gardens of Werribee Mansion, or literally stop to smell the roses and enjoy the vivid colours on display at the Victoria State Rose Garden.
In the area
- Watton Street local shopping precinct with restaurants and cafes: 850 m
- Werribee River
- Chirnside Park, home of the Werribee Tigers Football Club: 650 m
- cultural centre
- Werribee Open Range Zoo: 5.1 km
- Pacific Fair Shopping Centre: 5.4 km
- Werribee Events Centre
- Victoria State Rose Garden: 5.5 km.
The nearby Werribee Railway Station offers frequent services to Melbourne and Geelong.
As a treasured member of the Mercy Place Wyndham community, you have a dedicated Service Manager.
My favourite thing about our home is its beautiful Art Deco façade.
You'll immediately feel at home thanks to the warm, friendly environment and welcoming staff. We provide personalised care to ensure you have the best day possible every day.
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 Wyndham
If you have any questions about life at Mercy Place Wyndham 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 January 1, 2018.