Fresh Hope Care Clelland Lodge in North Nowra NSW has an established reputation for excellence in residential care with a community presence for over 20 years.


Phone: (02) 4444 3200
201 Illaroo Road, North Nowra NSW 2541

With a community presence for over 2 decades, Fresh Hope Care’s Clelland Lodge in North Nowra has a well established reputation for excellence, and is an integral part of the wider community. Residents share the joys of friendship, respect and caring that this trusted community brings. Fresh Hope Care has a fresh approach to aged care.



Situated in a tranquil bushland location with accessible landscaped gardens and a wheelchair friendly native walking path, Clelland Lodge provides an environment of inspiration and stimulation. Local shops are within walking distance and a bus stop is positioned at the entrance, providing easy access to the shopping centre and essential services in Nowra.


Clelland Lodge provides accommodation for over 120 residents, in ‘state of the art’ single rooms with private ensuites. We provide for a full range of options with specific rooms equipped for people requiring permanent, respite or dementia care.


Our full range of care enables Clelland Lodge 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

In addition to our standard services we are also able to offer specialised dementia care to 20 residents in our secure unit that has access to a specially designed dementia garden. Healthy meals that are cooked onsite, laundry, housekeeping and personal care services are just some of the benefits we provide. The trained, caring staff ensure that our homely environments are friendly, safe and fun, with an award-winning activities program offering something for everyone. Some of the services offered at Clelland Lodge include:

  • Chaplaincy support
  • Church services
  • Hairdresser
  • Healthcare professionals visiting regularly
  • Library services
  • Planned social and recreational activities including art and craft, cooking, bus trips to local clubs and shopping centres, gardening and exercise groups and visits by local school children and volunteers.

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

Clelland Lodge 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.