Low cost accommodation is provided for patients and their carers
whilst attending appointments and receiving treatment at Melbourne’s hospitals
over 100kms away from their home
The Ryder-Cheshire Ivanhoe Homes is located at 10-14 Donaldson Street in Ivanhoe, about 9 kilometres north of the Melbourne city center. It is conveniently located for shopping, buses, trains and community facilities. There is adequate parking on-site and in Donaldson Street.
The home has 43 self-contained (bed sitter) apartments, set in peaceful garden surrounds. Each apartment contains two or three single beds, an en-suite bathroom and a fully equipped kitchenette. Bed linen and towels are provided and laundry facilities are available. Meals and nursing are not provided.
Initial bookings must be made by a doctor, liaison nurse, social worker or other professional at the patients’ treating hospital.