The attraction for people coming to Bethshan is our excellent reputation for delivering aged care services and the provision of ongoing care, allowing residents to seamlessly move through the different levels of care according to their individuals needs.
The village will eventually have approximately 50 new homes. The homes are designed to be 3 bedrooms with a garage and a small private backyard. This allows people to maintain an independent life style in comfort and safety. Our residents are free from garden and building maintenance and find a sense of security and companionship in the village environment.
The homes are being positioned on each block with private space in mind.
Bethshan is a major provider of residential aged care with a modern 134 room residential aged care facility “Bethshan Gardens” on site. Our residents can access “Bethshan Gardens” when they have been assessed as needing care by the Aged Care Assessment Team and it is within Bethshan’s capacity to provide.
Bethshan is located at Wyee between the beautiful Lake Macquarie and Central Coast areas of NSW’s with easy access through major transport corridors and services to beaches, nature surrounds, shops, hospitals and medical services.
Our village bus operates to Lake Haven Shopping Centre once a week. Bethshan Gardens Aged Care Facility also has a hair dressing salon and a weekly doctor visit.
Bethshan Church holds regular services and programs. There is a wonderful community spirit.
An emergency call system is in place 24 hours a day.
Bethshan Village is a retirement village operating under the NSW Retirement Village Act and offers accommodation through a loan licence agreement. Bethshan licences the home to the resident for the duration of their stay in the village for a loan. That loan is charged a departure fee of 4% per annum reducing the loan to nil after 25 years. For a stay of less than 25 years the balance of the loan after deducting 4% p.a is refundable. The village has community expenses such as council rates, water rates, building insurance, lawn mowing, repairs and maintenance to the buildings and communal facilities. To cover these costs the village charges a maintenance fee set at 20% of the standard single pension.
Bethshan Village is a ministry of Bethshan Ministries Ltd which is a member of the Aged and Community Services Association of NSW & ACT Incorporated a peak body for aged care.