About Us

St Joseph’s Nursing Home is a 130 bed Accredited Aged Care Facility based in Lismore, NSW, owned and operated by the Trustees of the Roman Catholic Church, Diocese of Lismore since 1936.

Located just minutes from the town centre of Lismore on the Far North Coast, St Joseph’s is co-located in the grounds of St Vincent’s Private Hospital providing residents ease of access to services such as pharmacy, pathology and radiology, the eye clinic, hydrotherapy pool and specialist medical centre.

The facility specialises in high care services for the frail aged, palliative care and dementia management and seeks to achieve a common commitment to the services of others working within the ethical teachings of the Catholic Church and its philosophy.

St Joseph’s aim is to provide quality aged care where the relationships between the residents, relatives and staff are based on mutual respect, honesty, openness and shared commitments. All this occurs in a homelike environment which encourages residents’ independence and promotes freedom of choice, whilst recognising and respecting residents’ individual physical, social and spiritual needs.

The team of professionally qualified staff at St Joseph’s, offer the highest level of both personal and nursing care 24 hours a day.

Our Registered Nurses are skilled in providing clinical assessment of the resident’s health on a daily basis.

Emergency treatment is available through the hospital’s Medical Officer and medical emergency team.

Download the ‘Charter of of Aged Care Rights’ HERE.

My Aged Care website – www.myagedcare.gov.au










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“Above and Beyond” Staff Recognition Program

"Above and Beyond"

Staff Recognition Program

Has a staff member or department at St Joseph's Nursing Home gone above and beyond your expectations?

If you would like to recognise them for their service, please take a moment to complete our online staff recognition form.

Click here to complete our "Above and Beyond" Staff Recognition form


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St Josephs has been accredited since March 2000 by the Aged Care Standards & Accreditation Agency. St Josephs continues to receive a 3 year Accreditation status and is currently accredited until December 2020. The home has a strong commitment to its quality improvement program and prides itself in the success of its Accreditation history.

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