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Arvida Mary Doyle
3 Karanema Drive
Havelock North
Havelock North 4130
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PO Box 8008
Havelock North 4157
Hawke's Bay
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Arvida Group - 0800 278 432
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Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with Te Whatu OraYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 13 Oct 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 65
Vacancy No
Impending vacancy No
Short stay considered No
Premium Accommodation Charges Yes from $15.00/day up to $21.00/day as at 08 Apr 2024
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 Unknown
Updated: 29 May 2024
"We feel very confident that staff show love and sense of family with Mum when we family are not with her". Wendy M

"As a family we really appreciate the fact that Mum is so content and at home where she is. Mum often shows us what she has made or been doing" Pat D

"Over three years of my family member being in care, I have always felt welcomed. I have always got on well with the staff. I know they appreciate my input as much as I appreciate theirs.....all he can do is receive the focussed attention of unconditional love .....my family member's spirit is most precious". KR (Mrs)
Updated: 13 Oct 2017
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes RN on duty within the hospital at all times
Enrolled Nurse Yes All care centres have enrolled nurses
Physiotherapist Yes As required
Diversional Therapist Yes All areas have a Registered Diversional Therapist
Activities Co-ordinator Yes some care centres also have an activities coordinator
Hairdresser Yes 5 days a week.
Podiatrist Yes Visits monthly and as required.
Dietitian Yes Consultant role
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes On request
Other Personnel Yes Massage therapist - weekly. Restorative therapy - twice weekly
Updated: 13 Oct 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes Our staff under go the certificated palliative care course through Cranford Hospice
Wound Care Yes Access to this service if required.
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes
Stomal Therapy Yes access to this service as required
Infection Control Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Clinical Management Yes Julie Arnall
Other Specialties Yes Nurse Educators.
Updated: 13 Oct 2017
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay Status Details
Respite Yes Respite can be booked in advance
Subsidised Yes We take both subsidised and private respite / short stay
Private Paying Yes We have private paying short term and respite beds available
Booking can be made in advance Yes Bookings are available for dementia respite only
Updated: 13 Oct 2017
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Single Rooms Yes
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes A couple may share a room if requested and a suitable room is available.
Ensuite Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes We have a cat in each of the care facilities.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes On a case by case.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes Own lines installed in all rooms except Goddard House and Ashcroft House. Line Rental and Toll Calls at Residents own cost.
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes except in Goddard House and Ashcroft House.
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Only if assessed by NASC as fitting our DHB Contracts
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have several, in the rest home and hospital there are two lounge areas and the rest home also has a library. There are lounges in both Goddard and Ashcroft Houses.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract No we manage end of life care.
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes This is subject to availability
Outings Yes Our dementia Units take their residents for a drive most days. In the hospital most of the activities come in. In the rest home we have several drives a week. The locations vary based on what is on, Christmas Lights, Equestrian Events etc.
Whānau Room Yes If you wish to stay the night we will accommodate you on-site.
Māori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee No The Rest Home has regular meetings.
Newsletter Yes Quarterly.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Rural Setting No no, but we border on a stream on one side, and have lovely views of Te Mata Peak.
Smoking Permitted Yes In covered areas outside.
Semi-Secure Yes
Updated: 13 Oct 2017
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Aromatherapy, Art, BBQ, Big print books, Billiards, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Bridge, Canine friends, Cards, Children, Church, Classical Music, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, , Electric beds, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy Hour, Housie, Hydrotherapy, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Mah Jong, Massage, Men, Minibus, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Parties, Pastoral care, Petanque, Pianist, Picnic facilities, Pool, Quizzes, Reading, Roses, shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing, Sky TV, Spa, Swimming, Theatre, Travel, Videos
Updated: 13 Oct 2017
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
What's included in your fees and what's not Please contact us for further information.
Staffing qualifications and details The Care centres have a Care Manager who is a Nurse. Bramlee House (Rest Home) also has a Clinical Co-ordinator who is a Registered Nurse - other staff include Enrolled Nurses and Care givers. In Goddard House and Ashcroft House (Dementia Centre) there is a Care Manager as well as Registered Nurse, Enrolled Nurses and Care givers. In Reeve House and Nimon House(Hospitals) there is the Care Manager, Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and Care givers. On night duty over the complex we have 2 Registered Nurses to cover the village.
Details about meals Buffet Breakfast - Residents are encouraged to actively participate in breakfast where they can choose their own. Those who are unable are served and assisted. the breakfast choice is generally fruit and choice of cereal or porridge with toast and a hot beverage. Our menu provides a variety of meal options for each meal. Lunch is a light meal and Dinner is served at night. This is our main meal and is served with wine or juice. Morning tea and afternoon tea are home baking - slices, cakes, scones etc. Supper is a cuppa and a plain biscuit.
Associated Complexes Member of the Arvida Group
Updated: 13 Oct 2017
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
Afrikaans Yes
Chinese Yes
Dutch Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Hindi Yes
Māori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 23 May 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Brethren Yes
Christian Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Jehovah Witness Yes
Methodist Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Ratana Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Seventh Day Adventist Yes
Updated: 23 May 2017
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.10 Km Bus service in to Hastings
Shops 0.25 Km Havelock North village, very close
Parks Parks and reserves around Havelock North
Library 0.25 Km Within Havelock North village, however we do have 2 libraries within our complex
Updated: 4 Aug 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme No We have an MOU with the DHB and all our registered staff work towards achieving their PDRP
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Retirement Village Accreditation (Expiry date) Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes accreditation for maximum 3 years
Spark of Life Yes We have a Master Practitioner for Spark of Life
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 23 May 2017

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