Pennwood Village and Pennwood Home Care is governed by a Board that convenes regularly to provide vision and strategic direction for the organisation.
Pennwood is located in Pennington, South Australia.
Pennwood Village has a household model of care and a memory support unit to provide care for the special needs of those living with Dementia. For further information click here)
We have a philosophy of care which supports “Dignity in Care”. Pennwood also delivers services in the home (including Home Care Packages funded by the government and user pays) allowing elderly to remain living in their home.
Pennwood Village caters for the service demands of multicultural groups including Serbian and other European groups including Australians.
Our motto is
“Quality Care with European Flair”.
The staff and volunteers are committed to Person Centered Care and work tirelessly to provide a wide range of group activities.
Respectfully working in partnership with others to improve all people’s quality of life.
Pennwood strives to achieve a culturally sensitive empowered community.
INNOVATION RESPECT DIGNITY COMPASSION INTEGRITY
GOALS AND ORGANISATIONAL STRATEGIES
GOAL 1: Drive the Pennwood Household Model by developing solutions in make our residents feel at home as well as confronting issues around ageing, communication, loneliness and boredom.
GOAL 2: Design a homelike environment where care-giving and receiving is balanced and supported by culturally diverse staff to ensure inclusion, independence, safety and wellbeing.
GOAL 3: Deliver person centred care and customer services to embrace best practise research in our architecturally designed homes in consultation with residents and staff.
GOAL 4: Develop a business culture that is sustainable and successful by planning and preparing for the future.