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oyWoy Community Aged Care is
a first-class aged care facility pro-
viding high and low care, nursing
and hostel accommodation and services in Woy
Woy, NSW. It is a not for profit benevolent chari-
table organisation, owned and highly regarded by
the community.
The organisation opened in March, 1989
as a 40-bed nursing home. Three years later, a 10-
bed dementia-specific wing for high care residents
was added to the facility. Then, after considerable
lobbying and community support, approval was
granted by the Commonwealth Government in
to construct a 40-unit aged care hostel for
people needing assisted living and support.
Construction of the 40-unit hostel was
completed in 1998 and was designed to accom-
modate both high and low care residents. Later,
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