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Camellia Court Rest Home
Dementia Care (Secure environment)
84 Harewood Road
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84 Harewood Road
(03) 375 0722
(03) 375 0723
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Cherese Jansen - 021 449 725
Golden Healthcare Group - (03) 375 0725
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Golden Healthcare Group is a family owned and operated business with over 30 years of experience in Christchurch.

Camellia Court Rest Home is apart of the Group and offers specialist dementia.

• We are committed to providing specialised high quality dementia care to 39 residents.

• We provide a safe and secure environment with lovely courtyards and gardens for great indoor and outdoor flow.

• All rooms are of good size with most rooms offering individual ensuites.

• Experienced and qualified diversional therapy and care staff promote dignity and independence through the delivery of care and activities to suit individual needs.

We welcome your call.
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 18 Jan 2016
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
We provide DHB Respite Care Booking Service.
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care39
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
We offer large rooms with windows some of which overlook a central courtyard garden. All rooms have built in furniture and are available for long-term or respite care.

Three large lounge areas including a table tennis table and our large corridors and lounges provide plenty of space to move and walk around.

We provide a warm homely environment with wonderful supportive staff.

Please contact the manager at any time if you wish to have a viewing.
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 28 Mar 2017
From our Admission Survey December 2015
Question: “Were the people who greeted you friendly and efficient?”
Answer: "They were exceptional , especially considering it was over the Christmas period".

Question: “Was your realtive’s admission quick and trouble free?”
Answer: "Couldn’t have been better from family perspective. Incredible staff support".

"Staff are amazing" November 2015

"I would like to express my sincere thanks for the loving and compassionate care my mother received at Camellia Court during her almost 5 ½ years in residence. At all times her care was exemplary and I cannot speak too highly of Camellia Court and its staff. From Jane as Manager to ‘Cloudy’ as professional canine friend and everyone in between Thank You". March 2015

"Thank you all for the care you took of my Mum. It was lovely to feel she was in such safe and caring hands". August 2015
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 40 Yes Onsite Monday to Friday and on call over the weekend and evenings.
Enrolled Nurse No
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Fully staffed with friendly, ACE Dementia trained Caregivers, passionate about high quality care given to all residents within the facility.
Physiotherapist Yes Available through the Golden Healthcare Group as required.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Full time Monday to Friday providing a range of activities, outings and special events daily.
Hairdresser Yes Yes, a dedicated Hair Salon is available in the complex for those that like to look their best at all times.
Podiatrist Yes Visits 6 weekly at reasonable cost.
Dietitian Yes All meals are dietition prescribed, and individual requirements are catered for.
Accredited Visitors Yes A programme of various type of visitors is available for resident recreation.
Kaumatua Yes We have Kaumatua visiting weekly.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Weekly visits by all demoninations.
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Wound Care Yes Access to specialist care as needed.
Diabetic Care Yes Registered Nurse onsite Monday to Friday.
Continence Advisor Yes We are contracted with EBOS who provide a regular continence maintenance overview.
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes Access to specialist care as needed.
Specialised Dementia Care Yes Registered Nurse has completed courses relating to good management relating with people who have dementia.
Clinical Manager Yes A Clinical Manager oversees all Clinical aspects of Camellia Court.
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We are able to provide respite care to families for their loved ones. Please call for details or a time to view available rooms.
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes All rooms have built in furniture.
Rooms (Shared) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
Ensuite Yes Most of our rooms offer new ensuite bathrooms.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes All residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms with their own treasures and furniture.
Alcohol Permitted Yes In a controlled environment.
Pets In Residence Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes We have a Maori Advisor available
Family Committee Yes Family meet ins held throughout the year.
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes We offer 3 spacious lounges with plenty of comfortable chairs to sit and relax.
Outings Yes Varied, regular outings organised by our Activities Co-ordinator.
Smoking Permitted Yes We provide an outside smoking area.
Semi-Secure No Fully secure inside and outside.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
Special Features
Camellia Court Rest Home is a unique specialist Dementia Unit. It is adjacent to the Golden Age Rest Home which provides general Rest Home care, and is part of the Golden Healthcare Group.

All of the 39 resident’s rooms are single with ensuite facility, and are surrounded by attractive lawns and colourful gardens.

Camellia has large lounge areas with garden views, a large dining area and internal and external walkways which enable our residents freedom of movement in a safe environment. Camellia has a high quality of care in a warm, friendly environment.

Golden Healthcare Group are proud to be local and take the time to assist you in your decision making on where to place your loved ones.
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
Interests & Activities
Golden Healthcare Group has a fleet of 8 seater mini vans which are there for residents to be taken on outings from feeding the ducks at the Groynes Park to visiting the Cashmere Club.

Our activity programme includes Arts & Crafts, Bingo, Bowls, Care and Craft, Chapel, Church, Concerts, Cooking, Entertainers, Exercises, Games, Gardening, Jigsaw, Library, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Shopping, Videos.
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
Additional Information
Details re Meals Our cook prepares the daily meals from fresh ingredients and according to a seasonal rotating menu cycle. Items which are served are selected and prepared to appeal to the tastes of our residents. Various therapeutic diets and food textures can be prepared according to the resident's specific needs.
Staffing Details Camellia is staffed with qualified and competent people who have a special interest in working with persons with dementia. The positions are Registered Nurse/Facility Manager, Carers, Activities Co-ordinator, Cooks, and Housekeepers. Each employee takes an active interest in the care and well-being of our residents
Associated Complexes Albarosa Dementia, Golden Age Retirement Village, Brookhaven Retiremement Village, Somerfield House Dementia, Hoon Hay Dementia, Hoon Hay House.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Any questions regarding fees please contact Cherese Jansen, Facility Manager of Camellia Court.
Updated: 13 Oct 2016
Languages Spoken
Chinese dialect Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Japanese Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 1 Feb 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes We will ensure our residents get access to religious choices.
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
Public Transport 0.00 km Right outside the front door.
Shops 0.50 km Papanui shopping area
Mall 0.75 km Westfield Northlands Mall
Parks 0.30 km St James park is just down the Road
Library 0.75 km Opposite Northlands Mall
Updated: 30 Jan 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Care Association New Zealand Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Care Association New Zealand New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 6 Jan 2015