Why Choose Wenonah Gulgong
Our Family Heart
At Wenonah Gulgong, our smaller size generates a unique family spirit and an environment where residents and feel comfortable, safe and at home. Our close knit family of staff, and volunteers allows us to give extra attention to each and every resident ensuring they receive care and that special quality of life that only comes from the human heart.
How We Care
At Wenonah our highest priority is the care and quality of life of our residents and community clients. We are committed to high standards and continual improvement. Above all, we focus on that ‘personal touch’ that our size allows us to deliver.
Our staff and volunteers are highly dedicated to the service of our residents and community clients. More than half of our staff have been with us for more than five years, with our most experienced team member dedicating 22 years of service to the residents at Wenonah. Their dedication shows in the high level of care and quality of life our residents enjoy.
Our Community Spirit
Our care and dedication extends into the community and surrounding region. We are deeply connected to and serve the local community through our people and our services. Wenonah is a proud member of the Gulgong community and surrounds.
Our Mission & Vision
Wenonah meets the needs of our community by providing a quality and readily accessible range of aged care and support services that promotes the individual’s optimum independence.
Wenonah is recognised as the leading provider of quality aged care and support services for Gulgong and the surrounding communities.
Wenonah embraces the following values as central to our provision of services:
- Respect for the dignity and rights of all our residents and clients
- Service standards that exceed industry best practice
- Equity in working conditions for our staff and volunteers
- Valuing staff and volunteers for what they contribute
- Consultation with, and accountability to our residents, clients and the community
- Involvement of our residents, clients, staff and volunteers in the planning of services and activities
- Teamwork to ensure that these values are developed over time and guide all our work
Wenonah supports a team of trained and experienced people across a range of roles.
The dedication of our staff and volunteers shows in everything they do. We are proud to introduce you to our team:
Chief Executive Officer
Wenonah Lodge Care Manager
Community Care Manager
- Care Management Team
- Registered Nurse, Senior Carer & Activities Officer
- Personal Carers
- Hospitality Team
- Maintenance Officer
- Community Care Field Workers
- Dedicated Volunteers
A Brief History
Gulgong Hostel Association Incorporated was formed in 1987 as a community organisation to raise funds, build and manage a home for the aged and frail.
We are a registered charity, so any profit is used to enhance our facility and services.
Wenonah Lodge opened in August 1990 as a 16 bed hostel expanding to our current 25 beds.
Wenonah Community Care was opened in 2002 providing home care and home support to the residents of Gulgong and surrounds