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Vacancy
Soon
Name
Anthony Wilding Retirement Village
Category
Hospital Care
Address
5 Corbett Crescent
Halswell
Christchurch 8025
DHB
Canterbury
Phone
03 338 5820
Fax
03 338 5825
Email
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Personnel
Manager
Sharon Armstrong - 03 338 5820
Owner
Ryman Healthcare
Clinical Manager:
Jeannie Sales
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Description
Winner: 2018 Trusted Brand Aged Care & Retirement Villages

Named after New Zealand's world champion tennis player and one of Christchurch's favourites sons, the Anthony Wilding Retirement Village provides a full range of care and lifestyle options for the elderly. Residents enjoy fantastic indpendent townhouses, assisted living in wonderful serviced apartments and a warm and welcoming resthome. The village also features a hospital where residents receive the very best of clinical care from our registered nursing team.

Care centre residents have access to beautiful spacious lounges, dining areas and serene outdoor spaces. Living areas are warm and inviting and provide the perfect setting to meet with family and friends to relax and enjoy.

The resort-style facilities can include a hair and beauty salon, café and shop. Our villages have beautifully landscaped gardens where you can enjoy peaceful strolls or have the space for the grandchildren to play.

For your peace of mind, we have 24-hour security to ensure your safety at all times.

The spectacular location, modern design concept, together with friendly, caring staff, means residents will enjoy the very best of retirement living.

Living at the Anthony Wilding Retirement Village is not about slowing down, it's about having time to do so much more.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 15 Aug 2018
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 76
Vacancy Soon
We welcome both permanent and short term/respite enquiries for our waiting list.
Impending vacancy Yes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 25 Mar 2019
Testimonials
Testimonials
Anthony Wilding holds four year certification with the Ministry of Health.
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Personnel
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes On site 24hours a day.
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Physiotherapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes 5 days a week.
Podiatrist Yes On site twice a week.
Dietitian Yes By request.
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Oxygen Management Yes We have oxygen concnetrators available on site for the private use of hospital residents if this is their prescribed therapy.
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes Should a resident require this level of treatment our staff are trained in this type of intervention.
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes As above
Wound Care Yes Staff all skilled in current best practice in wound care and we are always keen to elicit expert advice or review as required.
Diabetic Care Yes Our staff are well trained in diabetic care and we are able to cater for diabetic diets.
Continence Advice Yes Our staff are well trained in continence management and we also have the ability to access specialist review as required.
Stomal Therapy Yes We are happy to access this service via the DHB as required.
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes We have a visiting physiotherapist who will assess each resident and develop an individualised physical programme as appropriate.
Infection Control Yes We have an Infection Prevention Nurse who overviews all our infection prevention processes and all staff are trained in infection prevention techniques.
Clinical Management Yes
Other Specialties Yes Our company has access to highly specialised nursing clinicans as required.
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Features
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Every room is fully firnished, however should you wish to bring extra furniture for your bedroom please discuss this with Sharon.
Single Rooms Yes All our rooms are single with ensuite. The rooms are beautifully proportioned and furnished with an electric bed, bedside cabinet and low boy as well as a wardrobe. There is a call bell beside the bed and ensuite
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes We have a number of large rooms that could be used to accommodate a couple. Simply check with Sharon to ascertain the availability of these rooms.
Ensuite Yes Yes every bedroom has its own ensuite with toilet, shower and handbasin.
Alcohol Permitted Yes We have Happy Hour every week.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet No As above
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Please feel welcome to contact the Village Manager to discuss your specific requirements at anytime.
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have a large lounge available for our residents as well as a second lounge that is smaller and more intimate for residents looking for a quieter area to relax in.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes As above
Palliative Care Contract Yes As above
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes We offer private day care to residents, simply contact the Village Manager for further information.
Outings Yes We have vans and activity staff who will assist you to get out and about.
Whanau Room Yes We have a whanau room available that offers family and visitors the opportunity to have time out, make a cup of tea or coffee or make private phone calls. Simply ask our staff and we will always do our best to assist our families at anytime.
Maori Kaupapa Yes Please discuss this with the Village Manager
Residents Committee No We hold meetings for residents every two months. All residents are invited to this meeting.
Family Committee No We hold relatives meetings twice a year. As well as this we always encourage family and friends to contact Sharon direct and immediately if there is any issue of concern as we are committed to ensuring that we meet your expectations.
Newsletter Yes A newsletter is prepared and available every 4 months.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes As above
Rural Setting Yes The views from this facility are beautiful with delightful gardens that are full of colour and interest.
Semi-Secure Yes
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Special Features
Special Features
The Anthony Wilding Retirement Village is a purpose built Village which aims to exceed expectations and satisfy the unique requirements of all our residents.

The Hospital rooms are spacious and warm with a television and ensuite for residents to enjoy.

There are qualified staff on hand 24 hours a day, 7 days a week which guarantees peace of mind.

The village offers fantastic services including housekeeping, delicious meals, maintenance, fresh towels delivered daily, and other services to cater for individual requirements.

Full time activity co-ordinators ensure there is always entertainment, outings, guest speakers, groups and clubs, happy hour, and all sorts of activities to keep residents entertained.

Respite care, and day care options are available for those residents who may require professional, short term care for a variety of reasons, (eg.post-operation care, family/caregivers going on holiday).

Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
The Village employs full time activity co-ordinators whose primary job is to plan and manage a wide variety of entertainment and activity for residents.

Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Aromatherapy, Art, Arthritis society, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Bridge, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Chapel, Cards, Children, Church, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Dancing, Digital camera, Email, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Happy Hour, Holidays, Housie, Holidays, Hydrotherapy, Indoor Games, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Lotto, Massage, Minibus, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Organ, Outings, Pastoral care, Petanque, Pianist, Picnic facilities, Pool, Pool table, Quizzes, Reading, Roses, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Spa, Swimming, Vegetarian, Videos.
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Additional Information
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Associated Complexes Anthony Wilding is part of the Ryman Group of care facilities
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
Afrikaans Yes
English Yes
German Yes
Japanese Yes
Samoan Yes
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Christian Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Distances
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport   Bus stop outside the Village. Twice weekly bus service from Reception to City Centre.
Shops   Local shops at Halswell are in close proximity to the Village.
Mall   Barrington Mall, Westfield Shopping Centre and Halswell shopping centre are all within easy access and transport services to these malls are available on a weekly basis.
Library   Halswell Library is situated in the local area.
Updated: 26 Jun 2018
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RCStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 26 Jun 2018

The Ministry of Health conducts regular audits of Residential Care Facilities. They can be found HERE.

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