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About our Alzheimer | Dementia Unit

The Grace Unit is designed to provide excellent care for those with conditions such as Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of Dementia.

The Grace Unit, was officially opened in October 2015 and provides care for up to fourteen people.

Alzheimer | Dementia Unit

When is Alzheimer | Dementia Care required?

Residents with Alzheimer’s disease, or other forms of Dementia, requires assistance with daily living activities, as well as any other area that affects their mental cognitive functioning, such as memory and reasoning.

Services Offered in Alzheimer | Dementia Unit

  • Chaplain's visits and other spiritual care
  • Medical care including weekly doctor’s visits if needed
  • On-site doctor's consulting room
  • Holistic nursing care including the ordering and administration of medications
  • All meals and refreshments per day
  • Basic care including cleaning, laundry and personal care
  • Podiatrist
  • Audiologist
  • Hairdresser
  • Assistance with daily living activities
  • A stimulation programme specifically designed to evoke memories
  • and retain skills
  • Dance Activities
  • Music and Films as entertainment

Alzheimer | Dementia Unit Accommodation

Room options in our Grace Unit include:

NOTE: Furniture in photos were provided by residents and is not included.

Alzheimer | Dementia Care Pricing

For detailed information on our pricing structure, please complete the below form:

* pricing information will immediatly be sent to you upon submitting the form

Frequently Asked Questions

Our prices differ according to the type of room and care required. Prices can range from R14 000 to approximately R20 000 depending on an individual's specific needs.

For detailed information on our pricing structure, please complete our pricing request form.

Unfortunately, as it truly depends on the circumstances of our residents, it is near impossible to accurately predict. It is best to contact our Alzheimer and Dementia Unit directly if a space is urgently needed to check availability.

To Apply for a bed in our Grace Unit, we require the following documents to be completed:

  • Application Form (can be completed here)
  • Medical Report
  • Chronic Medication Blister Packaging Application Form
  • Emergency Information Form
  • Mapping your Pathway Form
  • Letter of Recommendation form church
  • ID Document/Card
  • Medical Aid Card

A Checklist can also be provided for your convenience to assist in completing all the necessary documentation. All forms are available at our Frail Care Unit, or can be requested via email at

Upon completion of the online application form, an email will also be sent to you with further instructions.

Our Grace Unit tariff includes:

  • Rental of Accommodation Required
  • 24-hour Care
  • Three meals per day as well as refreshments (special diets will be made available upon receiving a written request from the treating doctor or dietician)
  • Cleaning of room
  • Laundry

Our tariff for the Grace Unit does not include:

  • Adult incontinence products and consumables
  • Rental and usage of oxygenators from the Glenhaven Care Unit (electricity consumption will also be charged separately for use of oxygenators)
  • Transport to Medical Facilities
  • Collection of scripts or medication for State patients
  • Services from external service providers such as the Hairdresser or Podiatrist
  • Doctor Consultations and treatment by Physiotherapists

Our Grace Unit residents have a private, safe garden of their own. They can move about in the Grace unit, as well as their garden. There is a security door / gate at each entrance to the Grace Unit to keep them safe and from wandering away to unknown areas.

Information to be updated on a regular basis.