Kelso Residential Care

A resident with a dog as part of pet therapy at Whiddon Kelso.
Whiddon Kelso video tour
Welcome to Whiddon Kelso - our front entrance
A resident enjoying some bonding with a hen as part of Whiddon's creative ageing program, HenPower.
HenPower program
Respite Services
The interior of a cosy unit located inside Whiddon Kelso's residential care home.
Spacious single rooms with ensuite bathrooms
A panoramic view of a modern, bright room in Whiddon's residential care home in Kelso.
A close up of arts and crafts done by a resident at Whiddon Kelso, a nursing home in Bathurst.

Whiddon Kelso is located just 10 minutes from Bathurst in a quiet, suburban neighbourhood and is just minutes from local shops and services. Our vibrant social program of regular events, high teas, special dining experiences, shopping and social trips, theme days, parties and community festivals makes for a vibrant and stimulating environment for our residents.

Our home offers a range of accommodation options with our new wing offering modern private rooms with ensuite bathrooms, in-room televisons and garden or courtyard views. Our traditional wing offers spacious single rooms with ensuite bathrooms and garden or patio access.

Specialist Services

  • 24 hour care and support
  • Caring, qualified and experienced staff
  • Secure dementia care wing
  • Physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy
  • Nutrition programs
  • Pet therapy
  • Music program and residents choir
  • Literature Group and Pen Pals program
  • Award-winning leisure and lifestyle programs
  • Our fabulous HenPower program

Features and Facilities

  • Spacious single rooms with ensuite bathrooms, many with garden patios
  • Adjoining rooms available
  • Complimentary 12 channels of premium in-room Foxtel
  • Full cleaning and laundry services
  • Visiting hairdresser
  • An onsite cafe
  • Visiting mobile library
  • Community activities
  • Meals cooked fresh onsite daily using seasonal and local produce
  • Regular social outings

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How much do I pay?

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Whiddon Kelso, we’re here for you

Our Kelso residential care home in Bathurst offers a range of residential care services for older people, from residential and respite care, to specialist care and support. A vibrant aged care community offering great wellbeing, lifestyle and creative ageing programs, Whiddon Kelso is your home away from home. Our approach to care is personal, flexible and individually tailored to our residents’ needs. We work closely with our residents, family members and carers to develop a care plan that meets your care and well being goals.

Rooms in our new residential wing

Our new residential wing opened in late 2015 and offers  private rooms with en-suite bathrooms, adjoining rooms, stunning outdoor areas, a cafe in the foyer and modern living spaces with all the comforts of home in an architecturally designed building.

Take a virtual tour of our new wing 

Whiddon Kelso location

Ilumba Way, Kelso NSW 2795

Phone 1300 738 388

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