Service/Facility Details

Detail Status
Contract with DHB Yes
Certification Yes
Additional Room Costs Some Rooms


Bed and Vacancy Details

Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 46
Long term vacancy Yes
Short term vacancy Yes
Very happy to show you our beautiful facility and talk about your needs. Respite care available with pre booking option.
Impending vacancy No



Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse 80 Yes
Enrolled Nurse 40 Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Stable, dedicated team of staff.
Physiotherapist 2 Yes 2 hours per week with extra hours as needed. All residents have a physiotherapy assessment on admission.
Activities Co-ordinator 40 Yes
Hairdresser 8 Yes Every week
Podiatrist Yes Every 4 - 6 weeks at resident cost
Dietitian Yes Annual review of menus and special diets available
Accredited Visitors Yes Volunteers from various backgrounds
Kaumatua Yes affiliated to Ngati Whatua
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Catholic communion every Friday morning. Anglican Communion every 2nd Tues morning
Other Personnel 40 Yes Clinical Leader


Specialities or Areas of Expertise

Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Wound Care Yes On site
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes
Psychiatric Care Yes Mental Health Services for the Older Person(MHSOP)
Gerontological Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes


Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay

Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay Status Details
Respite Yes Respite residents welcome, on a regular or casual basis.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes Subject to bed availability.
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes



Feature Status Details
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes 46
Ensuite Yes All rooms have own toilet ensuite, with 22 rooms full shower ensuites
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Depending on size of furniture.
Alcohol Permitted Yes Residents are welcome to have alcohol in their rooms
Pets In Residence Yes 3 residents cats and a small dog belonging to the activities coordinator
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes in consultation with Facility manager
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room No Underfloor heating.
Residents Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes 3 Monthly
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Please refer to management to view this comprehensive policy
Confused Residents Yes Staff well qualified and experienced in this field. Annual training
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes Coach trips to various areas of interest throughout Auckland.
Smoking Permitted Yes In designated area
Sprinklers Yes Throughout resthome
Audit report available Yes


Special Features

  •   Health Innovation award 2007 for "Excellence in Treatment"
  •   Luxury Courtyard/Garden Rooms have full shower and toilet ensuite with ranchsliders out to courtyard or garden.
  •   Deluxe rooms have full toilet ensuite.
  •   Weekly coach trips
  •   Stable secure, well trained staff


Interests & Activities

Activity programme, Age Concern, Aromatherapy, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Canine friends, Care and Craft, Children, Church, Classical Music, Communicare, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Digital camera, Electric beds, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Golden Oldies, Happy Hour, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Library, Massage, Men, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Park, , Pianist, Picnic facilities, Quizzes, Reading, Senior Citizens, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing, Videos


Additional Information

Topic Details
Details re Meals National Weekly menus Specialised diets Vegetarian Summer and Winter menus Continental breakfast with wide range of choice Main meal at midday Dinner at 5pm with soup(. Morning and afternoon tea with homebaking brought to all residents. Supper is at 7pm nightly
Staffing Details Low staff turnover Comprehensive training and education provided for all staff Loyal and committed staff RN on call 24/7 Dedicated and long serving caregivers
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please refer to the Facility Manager for these details as fees vary.


Religious/Spiritual Affiliations

Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes Anglican communion every third Tuesday morning
Roman Catholic Yes Catholic communion every Friday morning
(Other comments) Yes All religions welcome



Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.00 km Bus stops at end of drive. Train station 1.5km walk
Shops 0.50 km Petrol station which has minimart
Mall 1.00 km St. Lukes Shopping mall(Westfield)
Parks 0.50 km Gribblehurst park and playground Eden Park 2km down the road
Library Mobile library visits every 2nd Friday morning