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Name
Florence Nightingale
Category
Home help & personal care
Address
100 Moorhouse Avenue
Addington
Christchurch 8011
Region
Canterbury
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Email
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Personnel
Manager
03 3668630
Owner
Heather Peterson
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The Florence Nightingale Agency is a leading provider of quality home and community-based services with a reputation for providing first class support services.
Service Description
Service Description
The Florence Nightingale Agency provides home support services for people in their own homes.

With a team of over 450 trained Support workers who make hundreds of visits to city homes each week, the agency is committed to “Putting Heart into Community Care”.

The Company as a whole is committed to providing quality at all levels of care. Our goal is to have a Support worker in the home within 24 hours of receiving a referral.

Over the past 23 years Florence Nightingale Agency has been working with ACC, Ministry of Health and private clients.
Updated: 16 Jan 2020
Suburbs/Districts/Towns Serviced
Suburbs/Districts/Towns Serviced
Christchurch
Nelson
Marlborough
Otago
Southland
Updated: 16 Jan 2020
Personal Assistance
Personal Assistance
Type Self Funded Subsidised After Hours
Hairdresser (Home Visits) Yes No No
Attendant Care (ACC) Yes Yes Yes
Carer Support Yes Yes Yes
Sitter Service/Companions Yes Yes Yes
Live In Care (24 Hr) Yes Yes Yes
Personal Care (Showering, Dressing) Yes Yes Yes
Updated: 18 Dec 2009
Specialities or Areas of Expertise.
Specialities or Areas of Expertise.
Specialities or Areas of Expertise. Status Details
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes In own home
Dementia Care Yes Privately in clients own home
Social Work Yes Access to
Occupational Therapy Yes Access to
Dietary Advice Yes Access to
Updated: 18 Dec 2009
Domestic Assistance
Domestic Assistance
Type Self Funded Subsidised After Hours
Meals (Frozen) Yes Yes No Access to
Meals (Fresh or Hot) Yes No No Access to
Home Help (Housework/Cleaning etc.) Yes Yes Yes
Shopping Assistance Yes Yes No
Transport Assistance Yes Yes No
Updated: 18 Dec 2009
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
Cantonese Yes
Cook Island Maori Yes
Marathi Yes
Samoan Yes
Updated: 18 Dec 2009
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Home and Community Health Association Yes
Home and Community Health Association
Updated: 18 Dec 2009

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