ECH College Grove at Walkerville is designed to provide holistic care services in a community-based setting. ECH College Grove offers older South Australians a range of health and wellbeing services.

College Grove also hosts Dandelion, an ECH Care Hotel, which is purpose-designed to provide short stay accommodation for those that would like treatment outside of a traditional hospital setting. Dandelion also offers carer respite options.

ECH College Grove has been designed with community at the heart, providing a unique and innovative space to connect and enjoy intergenerational social and wellness services.

Health and Wellness

ECH College Grove offers a warm and welcoming environment and a team of friendly specialists who can tailor a program to support you to achieve your wellbeing and lifestyle goals. Health and wellness services that are available include:


People aged 65 years and older are currently able to access specialist care from private-practice Geriatricians at ECH College Grove in Walkerville. Geriatricians may help to manage:

  • Dementia and other cognitive impairments
  • Concerns with mobility and frailty
  • Incontinence
  • Nutrition
  • Medications
  • Other medical concerns

Referrals from a General Practitioner are essential to make an appointment.

If you have a referral and would like to make an appointment with a Geriatrician, please call 1300 275 324 to speak to one of our friendly team members.

Dandelion, an ECH Care Hotel

Dandelion offers short stay accommodation and a an exceptional Day Program respite service.