Our Mission:
That the residents of Karingal Seymour lead rich, fulfilling lives with dignity, respect and independence in a friendly, supportive atmosphere.

Karingal Seymour will provide high quality residential care and support for people of Seymour and the wider community.

Teamwork; Respect; Patience; Inclusiveness; Compassion; Empathy; Flexibility; Honesty.

Care Philosophy:
Karingal Seymour embraces a person-centred care philosophy, aiming to promote the highest possible quality of life for each individual resident.

Board of Governance

Karingal Seymour Seymour Elderly Citizens’ Hostel Inc. (SECH Inc.) is a stand-alone, not-for-profit, community based organisation that is governed by a voluntary 10 member Board, trading as ‘Karingal Seymour’. SECH Inc. has been providing aged care to the Seymour and surrounding community for over 55 years.

If you are interested in joining our Board, please contact Elizabeth Duggin (CEO/DON) on (03) 5735 2200.


Aged Care Financial Reporting 2022 / 2023

Seymour Elderly Citizens Hostel Incorporated audited financial reports for the year 2022 / 2023 can be requested by emailing;

Elizabeth Duggin, CEO on