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Leigh Road Cottage
Dementia Care (Secure environment)
582 Leigh road
Postal Address
P.O.Box 112, Warkworth
09 422 6006
09 422 6330
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Fiona Mann - 0273650671
Fiona Mann - 0273650671
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Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 7 Aug 2015
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
We provide DHB Respite Care Booking Service.
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care30
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyYes
We also offer short term or respite care
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 24 Feb 2017
You can refer to our website www.LRC.co.nz to view our testimonials, or simply ask at the office.
Updated: 24 Jan 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner 32 Yes Full time either on site or on-call 24/7
Registered Nurse 36 Yes Hours and time split between 2 RN's
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers 18 Yes
Physiotherapist Yes Available on-call for either ACC on non-ACC related therapy
Occupational Therapist 40 Yes Full time
Activities Co-ordinator 41 Yes Split between 3 people either 9-3pm or 2-7pm seven days a week
Hairdresser Yes Comes every 6 weeks, or as requested
Podiatrist Yes Comes every 6 weeks
Dietitian Negotiable We have our menues regularly audited and reviewed by a NZ Registered Dietician business
Accredited Visitors Yes
Kaumatua Yes Available as needed
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Fortnightly visits or as requested
Other Personnel Yes Regular visitors from the SPCA, church, families volunteering their time
Updated: 24 Jan 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes Our caregivers have done the training in Palliative care and we do take palliative care residents with ongoing support from our Hospice nurses and the G.P.
Psychiatric Care Yes We have access to neccessary support to assist in diagnosis and support.
Specialised Dementia Care Yes Our Dementia residents are cared for by staff who are trained,or are currently being trained in Dementia care.
Updated: 19 Jun 2013
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Shared) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes safe, secure areas both indoors and out for those that may wander
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes Covered outside areas available for smokers
Semi-Secure Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 19 Jun 2013
Special Features
Quiet country setting
Surrounded on one side by native bush and pasture, on the other, the sea and beautiful beaches.
Many species of native birds can be seen
Updated: 19 Jun 2013
Interests & Activities
We have a comprehensive occupational therapy and activity programme created by our occupational therapist which are created for the individual as well as groups. This includes, but is not limited too-Animal therapy, Big print books, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Child therapy, Church, Craft, Entertainers, Fax, Garden, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Meal choices, Minibus, Music, Newspaper reading, Parties, Pianist, Picnic facilities, Roses, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Views, Videos
Updated: 24 Jan 2017
Additional Information
Details re Meals Lovely home cooked meals Individual likes and dislikes always taken into account Special diets catered for
Updated: 19 Jun 2013
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 19 Jun 2013
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Updated: 19 Jun 2013
Shops 5.00 km just a short ride to the lovely village of Matakana
Parks   The beach is only a short walk away
Updated: 19 Jun 2013
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 19 Jun 2013