Residents can be involved in day to day activities or just take it easy enjoying the care offered.
Sunnyside offers residents:
- A comfortable home with a range of accommodation and care options
- Frail care accommodation with a range of bathing facilities (from sharing to en-suite)
- 24-hour care
- 24-hour Security
- Transport to town for shopping/doctor's appointments
- Wheelchair adapted mini bus
- Full catering services
- Laundry and cleaning services
- A range of social activities
- A range of convenience services
We ascribe to the Eden Alternative, a philosophy of care which honours the individuality of every senior and encourages the active participation of the residents in activities and decisions.
The PADCA Family
As part of the PADCA family, Sunnyside Park Home has the leadership and support of the umbrella organisation and residents have preferential access to the continuum of PADCA services.
FEEDBACK FROM OUR RECENT RESIDENT SURVEY
"I am happy here at Sunnyside. This is my home and I am well cared for."
"There is nowhere else I would like to live. Sunnyside is my home. May the Lord bless you all. "
"The Staff is very good with us and I am very happy to have a home like B Wing."
"Thank you for a staff of wonderful people."
"As a family we are very happy with the way the Staff care for her so well and safe."
Residents In Frail Care
Hour Nursing Care Available
The pricing for all accommodation options is based on the unit cost with consideration of each senior’s income and is usually negotiated. The declared unit cost for full residential in Azalea Wing is R6 480, for frail care R11 200 per month incl. vat.
The “Boarding” option in Hydrangea Wing is unique in Pietermaritzburg and offers safe, secure, residential accommodation to those living solely on the state grant. It offers a single room, a substantial midday meal, laundry service, the cleaning of communal areas, access to transport and self catering amenities.
Keeping up with demand...
The demand for accommodation, especially frail and respite care at this facility is high. The waiting list is long and so we recommend you make contact early if you, or a family member are considering Sunnyside Park Home. The cost is R 3 672 per month (vat incl) for boarding, and R350 (vat incl) per night for respite care.
"… We all experienced the enormous love, care, and passion that you and your staff have for the work you do as well as the people …"
Elsabe van Straaten, Customer Service/Host Manager, Absa
"…The care I am receiving is outstanding - all carers and coordinators unbelievable! You deserve a special vote of thanks - Sunnyside Park is steadily developing into a place in keeping with the ideas of the Eden Alternative - from kids to pets we have it all !!"