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Westview Lodge Sandton Old Age Home


An old age home that offers…Peace of mind … about the care of your family member

Peace of mind – this is what Westview Lodge Sandton Old Age Home is about. Since 1997, we have been looking after residents requiring different degrees of supervision and care.

Leave the care of your family member in our hands. No more worries!

Professional nursing, lovely and homely surroundings, friendly and knowledgeable staff, clean and spacious rooms, tasty and nutritious meals, social activities, companionship.

Let your family member spend their retirement years in a great and secure environment.

The nursing care offered at Westview Lodge Old Age Home

The home was purpose-built for residents requiring different degrees of nursing care; midcare, assisted living and frail care. Holiday care, day care and convalescent care are also offered.

Built in the style of an old farmhouse, Westview Lodge Sandton Old Age Home accommodates 22 residents in luxury bedsitters with bathrooms en-suite. There is a high level of comfort: rooms are equipped with private phones, automatic heaters, built-in cupboards, M-Net and all are wired for DSTV. Large patios lead onto lovely gardens specially created for elderly residents.

Residents are offered independence and companionship in a supportive environment. They are treated to delectable meals and have at their disposal a hairdresser, aromatherapist, reflexologist, podiatrist, and masseuse to pamper them.

Other activities are available to residents who wish to keep active physically and mentally, including a taxi service to shops and cinemas. An occupational therapist visits twice a weeks and designs individual activity programmes. These include: flower pressing, chocolate moulding, knitting, games, and card games. Exercise classes with music are also on offer once a week.

Professional nursing is available on a 24-hour basis. Westview Lodge Old Age Home is run by matron Wilson who, in turn, is assisted by a group of dedicated nursing sisters and careworkers. A house doctor is available and visits when needed.

Innovative personnel management has ensured that the staff running the home is of the highest caliber and that nursing processes are in place. The staff is continuously trained in areas such as nursing, cleaning and food preparation as well as in more specialised areas such as team work and customer service. Westview Lodge prides itself with what it calls ‘proactive nursing’.

Imagine a home with the same features and luxuries of your own home; imagine a country retreat where you would happily want to spend a holiday… Imagine an old age home that offers a wonderful and caring environment of your loved one… that’s Westview Lodge.

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Number of beds in Midcare Assisted Living
Number of beds in Frailcare
Debbie, our hairdresser, comes on Fridays
Pets allowed
Unfortunately not, most retirement homes do not allow pets
yes, we have parking for 1-2 vehicles belonging to our residents
Transport to shops
yes, but this is arranged by appointment
Complex Security
we have electric fencing, silent panics which are connected to ADT
Wheelchair Access
Our building is wheelchair friendly
Medical Doctor
Dr Trevor is our resident doctor
Nursing sister
Being a nursing home we have a matron and sisters. They are on duty from 7am to 7pm every days. We have nurses on duty at night
Laundry Service
Laundry service is included in our fees.
Library Service
We have a well stocked library as well a library of books on tapes
Wi Fi
Yes, and free Skype for residence
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Available Accommodation

Westview Lodge Sandton Old Age Home

Bedroom with bathroom (shower), in our midcare section, 14 – 30 sq metre rooms available to choose from, MNET, DSTV connection, automatic heating, private phone line, built-in cupboards.

Westview Lodge Sandton Retirement Home

Bedroom with bathroom en-suite (shower), in our midcare section, 25 sq metres, MNET, DSTV connection, automatic heating, private phone line, built-in cupboards.

Westview Lodge Sandton Retirement Home

Frail care bed, suitable for a person that is physically or mentally frail (nurse to patient ratio of 2.5)