Doutta GallaAged Care Homes – Footscray


Doutta Galla Footscray is a light filled aged care residence designed over two levels where rooms are spacious with private ensuite bathrooms.

Located close to Footscray station, the residence is only minutes from Footscray’s famous market and gardens, the Docklands and Melbourne’s CBD.

We foster a sense of belonging and community, embracing the variety of cultures and languages we have at our aged care home. Our residents gather in light-filled social areas for our daily Lifestyle Program including a weekly Spanish social group and fitness classes. We offer activities that nurture new hobbies and skills and encourage friendships and social connections to flourish.

We have an open door to local community, faith, cultural and service groups with many connections to local schools, businesses and medical services.

We are proud of the diversity of our residence, with people from all cultures, nationalities and faiths, leading the way in culturally appropriate care.

Phone (03) 9687 6744
New resident enquiries (03) 9680 3300

Permanent, Short term – Respite, NDIS participants, Palliative Care, Dementia – Memory Care Program

Life at Doutta Galla

Art and craft activities

Cafe and social connection program

Community outings

Community visitors scheme

Cultural festivals and celebrations


Exercise program
Film activities
iPad program
Visiting school and preschool children program
Italian social group
Lifestyle program
Men’s activity program
Music activities
Pet and farm animal visiting program
Religious services
Sensory garden
Vegetable garden

Footscray Rooms and Pricing

Doutta Galla Footscray was opened in 2008 and offers 88 spacious rooms with private ensuite bathrooms. The residence offers a mix of low and high care options, and a secure dementia support unit with dedicated staff and dementia specific programs and activities.

The bright and sunny indoor and outdoor living areas bring our residents together for enjoyable gatherings and social activities. Doutta Galla Footscray is an aged care residence for people who value their independence and quality of life, and who enjoy social connections with cultural diversity.

Spacious single room with ensuite and views

Rooms priced from $0 (fully government subsidised) to $125.97 per day, depending on your individual income and assets.

Single room with ensuite

Rooms priced from $0 (fully government subsidised) to $103.07 per day, depending on your individual income and assets.

Single room with shared bathroom

Rooms priced between $0 (fully government subsidised) and $80.16 per day, depending on your individual income and assets.

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Around Footscray

Culturally diverse and close to the famous Footscray Markets, our aged care residence is handy to the following local amenities: Footscray Hospital, Western Private Hospital, Footscray Park, Whitten Oval, Footscray Senior Citizens Club, Kmart Footscray and Footscray RSL.
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