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Attentive palliative care for individuals with neurological conditions

MACG is proud to provide palliative care for those with neurological conditions at the end of life.  We nurture and care for terminal patients with medical care, social life and spiritual support.

We've designed our calm and restful homes to uphold the dignity of those living with neurological conditions. Read on to find out about what MACG can do to help.

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Palliative care

MACG's end of life care approach for neurological conditions

Our specialist nurses offer 24/7 care. Our compassionate, holistic treatment is centred on increasing each individual's quality of life, remedying discomfort and pain. The guiding principle in end of life care at MACG is to fulfil each human being's needs in body and spirit.

Our approach to end of life care for neurological conditions

  • Continuous nursing and expert care
  • Quick admissions so care can begin sooner
  • Holistic pastoral programs
  • Onsite meals from a dietitian-approved menu
  • Cozy homes with a warm atmosphere
  • Snug homes and warm staff

Inviting homes for residents and their families

Holistic treatment informed by every person's life story

The best nurses in Australia

A family-owned organisation guided by family values

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Every person is entitled to comfort and care, especially as the approach the end of life. Our palliative nursing staff deliver dedicated care for palliative residents with compassion and expertise.

Our homes belong to residents

Tenderness, coziness, love. These are what make a home. MACG residents are nurtured and cherished, their life story respected through encouraging them to bring along their personal belongings. To ensure the right environment, we limit bed numbers so that residents can receive individual tailored care.

  • 24/7 nursing team
  • Neurological condition-specific palliative care
  • Coordinated allied health services
  • Laundry service optional
  • Onsite dietitian-endorsed meals
  • Pain management programs

We endeavour to improve quality of life

There are a plethora of lifestyle options for residents to enjoy. We tailor activities to accommodate health conditions, including for those with neurological conditions.

  • Animal visits
  • Pain management massages
  • Mobility-tailored Tai Chi
  • Meditation
  • Memory programs
  • Sensory experience activities
  • Music therapy
  • Pastoral care

Valuable community connection

Working in tandem with local charitable organisations, residents volunteer to help wider society. Many options are available, and residents get to strike up new friendships and fresh connections.

  • Volunteer to create and sell at fundraisers
  • Partner with Beyond Blue and many other charities to improve the world
  • Participate in community support

There's a MACG home near you

Find out more about MACG's tranquil homes in Victoria

We operate 9 homes conveniently located throughout Melbourne and Victoria.

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Frequently asked questions

What is involved with end of life care for neurological conditions?

Sometimes those with terminal neurological conditions can no longer receive receive home palliative care. These often develop to the point that residents require care full-time. We are committed here at MACG to nursing every individual across all the dimensions of their life.

Do you only treat neurological conditions palliatively?

Neurological conditions are only one class of illness we are able to treat palliatively. Our team can offer further guidance on this question and any inquiries regarding how we treat neurological conditions.

What is the cost of palliative care?

The costs of palliative care reflect a number factors, including:

  • The choice of home
  • The features and modifications of this chosen home
  • The intensity of required medical care

We can discuss each resident's specific circumstances and the costs that might apply.

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Call  (03) 9428 2800

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