33 Years of Caring

Doutta Galla Aged Services is excited to celebrate its 33rd birthday today. While the name Doutta Galla itself harks back to 1837, when Robert Hoddle bestowed it upon the western bank of Moonee Ponds Creek, the seeds of our organisation were sown more recently in the 1980s. A group of concerned citizens, recognising the growing […]

Doutta Galla Welcomes New CEO Glenn Rappensberg

Doutta Galla Aged Care Services Limited (Doutta Galla) is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Glenn Rappensberg as its new Chief Executive Officer, who commenced 8 January 2024. Glenn brings a wealth of experience, both clinical and administrative, from across the spectrum of human services. He is dedicated to achieving the highest standards of […]

15 October 2020 – Statement Harmony Village

15 October 2020 Doutta Galla Aged Care Services (Doutta Galla) is a not-for-profit, community-based, non-denominational organisation serving Melbourne’s West and regional Victoria since 1991. We are committed to providing accessible, affordable and quality aged care, regardless of religious, socioeconomic and ethnic background. Our residents come from all walks of life, with a variety of interests, […]

20 August 2020 – Updated statement

Thursday August 20, 2020 The situation at Yarraville remains stable.   Currently; There are 22 COVID-19 positive residents being cared for at Yarraville Village.  Residents who initially returned a negative COVID-19 test were relocated to various hospitals early last week.  These residents remain in hospital until we can welcome them home. Testing continues on a […]

16 August 2020 – Doutta Galla statement

Sunday August 16, 2020 There are no new cases of COVID-19 at Yarraville. The situation at Yarraville remains the same as it was when we last communicated with all our Yarraville families on Friday night. The current facts are:  The outbreak at our Yarraville Village aged care property occurred 16 days ago.  Our emergency response […]

9 July 2020 – Media statement

Media statement – Doutta Galla Aged Services  Doutta Galla Aged Services was advised on the afternoon of Tuesday 7 July by the Department of Health and Human Services that a trainee working at Doutta Galla Lynch’s Bridge Aged Care Home had tested positive to COVID-19 (coronavirus).   As a result, Doutta Galla has activated our […]

8 July 2020 – Media statement

Media statement – Doutta Galla Aged Services  Doutta Galla Aged Services was advised on the afternoon of Tuesday 7 July by the Department of Health and Human Services that a trainee working at Doutta Galla Lynch’s Bridge Aged Care Home has tested positive to COVID-19 (coronavirus).   As a result, Doutta Galla has activated our […]

8 May 2020 – Media statement

Doutta Galla Footscray Aged Care Services Update  As has been reported a staff member at Doutta Galla Footscray tested positive to COVID-19 (coronavirus).  The staff member had no symptoms, and they continue isolation in their home. The staff member last worked at Doutta Galla Footscray on Sunday 26 April 2020 and has not worked since […]

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