We have been notified by NSW Health that all Residential Care Services in Greater Sydney (including the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Wollongong and Shellharbour) must exclude visitors until further notice. This includes Ashwood Residential Care Service. Read more here.

Fresh Hope Care has provided residential care to western Sydney since 1938 and the commitment endures with Ashwood Residential Care Service in Pendle Hill NSW.


Phone: (02) 7809 8700
Email: hello@freshhopecare.org.au
230-290 Dunmore Street, Pendle Hill NSW 2145

Since 1938, Fresh Hope Care has been providing residential care to western Sydney, and the commitment continues with Ashwood Residential Care Service in Pendle Hill. Residents share the joys of friendship, respect and caring that this wonderful community brings. Fresh Hope Care has a fresh approach to aged care.



Set amongst 4 acres of landscaped grounds and gardens, with views of historical Dunmore House, Ashwood Residential Care Service is also close to essential services and shops. With public transport nearby, residents and their families enjoy the convenience of being only minutes from the centre of Parramatta, or Westmead Hospital.


Ashwood Residential Care Service comprises Ashwood House, Crawford Lodge and Shaw House, providing secure accommodation to over 190 residents requiring permanent, dementia specific and respite care. Fresh Hope Care operates retirement living at the same location.


Our full range of care enables Ashwood to offer ageing in place, so residents are able to remain here as their lives and needs change.

  • Low level care needs
  • Intermediate level care needs
  • High level care needs

Residents are able to enjoy gatherings and special times with their loved ones in our large BBQ area and function room. The trained, caring staff ensure that our homely environments are friendly, safe and fun, with a diverse activities program offering something for everyone. Some of the services offered at Ashwood include:

  • Chaplaincy support
  • Church services
  • Computer room
  • Hairdresser
  • Healthcare professionals visiting regularly
  • Library
  • Planned social and recreational activities including regular BBQs, bingo and bus trips into the city.

Our respect of different interests, customs, beliefs and backgrounds for all residents, means everybody is welcome.

Ashwood Residential Care Service has been accredited by the Australian Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission. Management is in accordance with State and Federal Governments legislations and regulations and the service is subject to inspections by their relevant departments.