Visit a Resident


Please note that visits have to be booked in advance. Regulations have been put in place to keep our residents and clients as safe as possible.

Please read the instructions below before visiting our residents or clients as regulations can change frequently due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

The regulations apply for visiting aged care residents as well as clients from the Transition Care Program (TCP).

Visiting Hours

Monday – Friday: 10am to 6pm (last entry)

Weekends: Every Sunday 10am – 5pm (last entry)

Public Holidays: 10am – 4pm (last entry)

Before visiting…

Book in advance at https://martinlutherhomes.com.au/book-a-visit/. You can book a visit for up to 2 people at a time. A visit needs to be confirmed by our staff.

Be fully vaccinated. (If you’re not fully vaccinated, outside visits can be arranged. Please speak to booking staff at (03) 9760 2133.)

When visiting…

– Please come on time. (You do not need to come early. Your allocated check-in time starts at the time of your booking.)

Get tested. (You need to bring your own Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) and do the test on-site with a staff present before entering the facility.)

Check in. (Electronic check-in.)

Follow infection control measures. (Wear a clinical face mask at all times, keep social distance, observe strict hand hygiene. Follow infection control instructions by staff.)

Stay in resident’s room. (No visits in common areas are allowed at this stage.)

Visit virtually

You can also ‘visit’ our residents and clients virtually via video (group) calls as well via phone calls. If you are interested, please contact our Activities Team at (03) 9760 2490 or at activities@martinlutherhomes.com.au.

Stay up to date

To stay up to date and for further information, check the DHHS website: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/aged-care-sector-coronavirus-disease-covid-19

If you have any further questions in regards to visiting one of our residents or clients, please contact us on (03) 9760 2133.