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Presbyterian Support Upper South Island (Marlborough)

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Name
Presbyterian Support Upper South Island (Marlborough)
Category
Home Help and Personal Care/Assistance
Address
22 Alfred Street
Marlborough
Blenheim
Postal Address
7201
DHB
Nelson Marlborough
Phone
(03) 577 9005
Fax
(03) 577 9006
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Personnel
Manager
Sally Crawford - (03) 577 9005
Owner
Presbyterian Support Upper South Island
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Description
Presbyterian Support Upper South Island is a Christian agency working towards a just society. In Nelson and Marlborough, our Enliven Positive Ageing services help older people to live at home with dignity and purpose. We affirm older peoples right to self-determination and provide services which value the uniqueness of each individual.
Service Description
Service Description
Some things make for a healthier, happy life no matter what your age

· Control of your own life based on what is important to you
· A home of your own choosing
· Social networks - relationships with family and friends
· Active participation in, and contribution to, the community
· Appropriate support that takes into account the whole person, not just your health needs.

Enliven Positive Ageing Services include

Home Support - flexible support and assistance tailored to your needs

Totara Marlborough - good company and an activity programme from 10am to 3pm. Transport available

HomeShare. The service enables isolated older people who cannot access existing day-care facilities to meet in small groups in private homes in their community. Those with special needs related to memory loss may also benefit from a small group setting.

Volunteer Programme - Provides people who can visit older people in their homes and provide transport, outings and companionship

Updated: 13 Jul 2015
Suburbs/Districts/Towns Serviced
Suburbs/Districts/Towns Serviced
Marlborough, Kaikoura, Seddon, Ward, Blenheim, Picton, Renwick, Havelock.
Updated: Unknown
Personal Assistance
Personal Assistance
TypeSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Attendant Care (ACC) Yes Yes Yes
Carer Support Negotiable No No
Sitter Service/Companions Yes No Yes
Personal Care (Showering, Dressing) Yes Yes Yes
Updated: Unknown
Domestic Assistance
Domestic Assistance
TypeSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Home Help (Housework/Cleaning etc.) Yes Yes Yes Home Support Service
Shopping Assistance Yes Yes No Home Support Service
Transport Assistance Yes Yes No Home Support Service
Updated: 16 Mar 2008
Companionship
Companionship
CompanionshipSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Day Programme (Dementia Care) Yes Yes No HomeShare caters to dementia clients The dementia day care provides a carer relief service 5 days a week. It is run by the Alzheimer's Society using Presbyterian Support premises.
Day Programme (Non Dementia) Yes Yes No The non dementia day care is called Totara Club in Marlborough. It operates on Tuesday and Thursday. HomeShare caters to non dementia clients
Updated: 13 Jul 2015
Subsidy Details
Subsidy Details
Subsidies are available for household help and personal cares through contracts with ACC and Health Funding Authority. We can also access Disabilty Support subsidy from Work and Income, especially for our day prograqmme. (If you are eligible.)
Updated: Unknown
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
Home and Community Health Assocation Yes
New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services (NZCCSS) Yes
Home and Community Health Assocation
Updated: Unknown

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