125 Golf Links Road
(Melways Ref: 102 K10)
Frankston VIC 3199
For information on public transport options, routes and timetables, please click here.
About the Golf Links Road Rehabilitation Centre
The Golf Links Road site houses a number of Peninsula Health’s Community and Continuing Care Services.
- Frankston Community Rehabilitation Centre
- Golf Links Road Rehabilitation Units 1 & 2
- Carinya Residential Aged Care Unit
- Tattersalls Palliative Care Unit
The purpose built facilities at the Golf Links Road site are designed to cater to clients of all ages in a warm and friendly environment.
- Rehabilitation (including physiotherapy, speech pathology and occupational therapists)
- Social work
- Hydrotherapy and gym access
- Palliative Care
- Psychogeriatric aged care
Family members are welcome to visit any time up until 8.30pm. Patients who are in Rehabilitation or Evaluation and Management attend therapy during the day (8.30am – 3.30pm).
Family members are encouraged to discuss with the team their participation in the therapy program. This should be done prior to attending during therapy times.
Ph: (03) 9783 7288
Fax: (03) 9770 5459
Monday – Friday: 8.30am – 4.00pm (Closed on Public Holidays)
About the Frankston Community Rehabilitation Centre
The Frankston Community Rehabilitation Centre provides a multidisciplinary service to enable clients who are disabled, frail, chronically ill or recovering from traumatic injury to retain optimal functional independence.
A qualified team of medical, nursing, allied health and social work staff will assess clients and then provide individual treatment plans aimed at assisting clients to achieve maximum mobility and functional independence.
After discharge, consultation is still available for up to six weeks before requiring a new referral.
Fees are very affordable and range from $10 to $15 a week depending on services required.
GLR Unit 1: Ph: (03) 9784 8666 Fax: (03) 9784 8662
GLR Unit 2: Ph: (03) 9781 2388
About Golf Links Road Rehabilitation Units 1 & 2
Two purpose built 30 bed rehabilitation units are located on the Golf Links Road site in Frankston.
Golf Links Road Rehabilitation Unit 1
Provides a range of rehabilitation services for patients with amputations, spinal injuries, strokes and other medical conditions
Golf Links Road Rehabilitation Unit 2
Provides a range of therapies for patients following joint replacements, cardiac and pulmonary problems, abdominal operations and other problems.
A medical assessment will be conducted prior to admission into both rehabilitation units and the most appropriate unit will be selected. On admission, a personally tailored rehabilitation program will be arranged for each client, in consultation with the client and their family.
Client progress is closely monitored by the rehabilitation team and on discharge, ongoing therapy programs provided by Community Rehabilitation Centres and other Peninsula Health Services can be organised.
Ph: (03) 9783 7277
Fax: (03) 9783 7515
About Carinya Residential Aged Care Unit
Carinya is a 30-bed purpose built Aged Persons Mental Health Residential Care Facility designed to provide high level specialist nursing care to residents with complex mental health diagnoses who are unable to be managed effectively in a generic aged care facility. It is an interim care facility which provides specialist care until a resident no longer requires this level of care and is able to move to alternative accommodation that meets the resident’s need at that time.
Carinya being a Public Sector Residential Aged Care Facility, managed by Peninsula Health, has easy access to a range of other services provided by a large health organisation such as The emergency department at Frankston hospital, medical surgical units, rehabilitation services, palliative care.
Carinya is fully accredited with the Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency. Accreditation reports are available on the Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency website.
Ph: (03) 9784 8600
Fax: (03) 9784 8602
About the Tattersalls Palliative Care Unit
The Tattersall’s Palliative Care Unit is a modern, purpose-built 15 bed facility that provides comprehensive care and support to patients in the advanced stages of progressive life-threatening illness where care in the community is no longer appropriate.
The facility accommodates both the inpatient Palliative Care Unit and the Peninsula Hospice Service which provides community based palliative care services.
Facilities for patients and families include a lounge room, overnight room, patient’s dining area and the sanctuary, a room for quiet reflection. Support and counselling services and accommodation are available for patients’ families.