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HOSTEL OPERATORS CALL TIME

Karingal Hostel

The operators of the Karingal hostel care facility in Waikerie have called time and will cease operations as an approved provider as they explore new options.  

In recent times the hostel as endured some difficulties, including attracting silled staff, as well as intense expectations from quality regulators. 

Waikerie Community Senior Citizens Homes chair Sandra Schultz said the board is proud of the high-quality care provided at Karingal Hostel over the years, but this has been a difficult decision. 

Brent Bennett, consumer services manager at the hostel said the group is now looking to new options going forward.

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