Visit Aldersgate Village

Your goals and needs are our priority

  • 24/7, high quality clinical care by qualified and experienced staff
  • Specialist dementia care and support
  • Palliative care
  • Friendly, consistent and reliable staff
  • Focus on restorative care to support wellbeing through allied health services including podiatry, physiotherapy and speech therapy

Providing the services you need to live well

  • 96 beds
  • Ensuite bathrooms, generous built-in wardrobes
  • Quality dining experiences, with choices of food and drinks that cater for individual needs and preferences, cooked fresh by our qualified chefs
  • Comfortable and spacious lounge rooms with cosy fireplaces and televisions
  • Sunnybrae activity room, perfect for social gatherings and family events
  • WiFi access

Helping you get the most out of life

  • Dynamic and engaging lifestyle and activities program based on the Montessori Method that aims to enable individuals to be as independent as possible, maintain self-esteem and provide purpose
  • In-house activities and social outings, themed days and guest entertainers
  • Option provided for carers to attend appointments and lifestyle activities with residents
  • On-site hairdresser
  • Men’s Shed
  • On-site gym
  • Beautifully landscaped gardens including numerous courtyards
  • Vegetable garden

Your wellbeing is our primary concern

  • Dedicated on-site chaplain
  • Pastoral and spiritual care
  • Intimate chapel area for worship and celebration times
  • Inclusive programs supporting people of all backgrounds, faiths and preferences
  • Close ties with local communities

Our Newnham Community aged care residence in North Tasmania has undergone an expansion and renovation to provide more high quality care to seniors, enabling them to remain within their local community as they age.

A new, state-of-the-art 30-bed wing featuring modern single bedrooms with ensuites opened on 15 February 2021. The renovation also includes a new laundry, a state-of-the-art kitchen, hair salon, lovely dining and lounge spaces and a community centre for the nearby independent living residents.

Our vibrant residence in Launceston overlooking the picturesque Tamar Valley offers high quality, flexible care in a comfortable and welcoming environment.

Uniting AgeWell recognises that everyone’s needs are different. Our focus is on supporting you to experience a sense of wellbeing, choice and independence at every age and stage of life, to feel a valued member of your community and to have easy access to the services you need to live the life you want.

Whether you need a little help with everyday living or more intensive support, our flexible and responsive services ensure you can get the best out of life, no matter where you are on your ageing journey.

Newnham Community also provides independent housing and home care packages, so no matter what your care needs are, we can assist you to get the most out of life.

Uniting AgeWell is a fully accredited, experienced aged care provider committed to its values of respect, partnership, wisdom, fairness and stewardship.

To find out how we can support you or to arrange a personal tour, contact the team at Uniting AgeWell today on T: (03) 6323 8200.

Accommodation options

Room category Room description Max RAD Max DAP Example: 50/50 RAD + DAP combination
Premium Plus Large single room + ensuite + river view $525,000 $57.67 ​$262,500 + $28.83
Premium River View Single room + ensuite + river view $500,000 $54.93 ​$250,000 + $27.46
Premium Single room + ensuite $450,000 $49.43 ​$225,000 + $24.71
Superior Balcony Single room + private ensuite + balcony $400,000 $43.94 ​$200,000 + $21.97
Superior Single room + ensuite $350,000 $38.45 ​$175,000 + $19.22

The above table details the maximum accommodation rates for Aldersgate Village Community. (Effective 1st October 2021)

Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by either a RAD (Refundable Accommodation Deposit), or a DAP (Daily Accommodation Payment); or a combination of both. A DAP accrues daily and is paid periodically, for example monthly. A combination payment includes both a partial RAD and partial DAP.

Sharing the Care is our support kit for families and carers new to residential care.

Designed to help family carers and the person they care for make the transition to residential care a little easier.

Our comprehensive support kit guides you through what to expect and how to cope with this significant life change, from emotional responses and personal wellbeing to settling the resident into their new home. It provides practical advice and easy access to the information and supports you might need during this time of transition.

Learn more about Sharing the Care
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Newnham Community, Aldersgate Village

3 Tallentire Road,
Newnham TAS 7248

Tel: (03) 6323 8200
Fax: (03) 6326 8327

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Take a personal tour and see the AgeWell difference for yourself. Book now to find out how we can support you to age well and live the life you want.

** Please note that due to the current COVID-19 situation, not all sites are available for tours. Where tours are possible, safe visiting protocols are in place, which include pre-screening, social distancing and hygiene requirements before entry into the facility. No tours are possible without an appointment.

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