At a glance
- Name of the person who is the 1st point of contact
- eg May be individual, group, trust or company. - Can they be contacted too?
- Rest Home Care
- Dementia Care (Secure)
- Mental Health (Residential)
- Hospital Care
- Psychogeriatric Care
- Retirement Villages ('Purchase')
- Retirement Villages (Rental)
- Home help & personal care
- Supported Living
- Care Apartments
- 60s Plus & Other Suitable Private Housing
- Transport, vehicles & companion drivers
- Mental Health (Community)
- Downsizing & moving home
- Kaumātua programmes
- Support groups
- Advocacy services
- Community hubs
- Day & social programmes
- Formal groups & organisations
- Government & local bodies
- Health hubs
- Life long learning
- Strength & balance
- Mobility aids & useful products
- Stair lifts
- Community village
- Public housing
- Sports & recreation
- Household cleaning & services
- Counselling & talking therapies
- Health & beauty
- IT & communications
- Meals & nutrition
- Occupational therapy
- Palliative care
- Personal care
- Respite / short term care
- Social work
- Local community groups
- End of life & funeral
- Sector recruitment & training
- Health therapies
- Culture led services
The Eldernet site includes a nationwide database directory and extensive information about community groups and organisations, home help services, rest homes (including up-to-date vacancies), retirement villages, residential care, private hospitals, dementia care, public hospitals and other third age services for seniors.
If you want:
an overview of services and options that are available to you
extensive information (more than an overview)
links to a range of relevant organisations and services
to find out how to access services including needs assessment and service coordination (NASC)
information that will help you support an 'elderly' person
many of your difficult questions answered
you’ll find it on Eldernet!
To get your free copy of our region-specific handbook Where from here, visit www.carepublications.co.nz
You can view New Zealand’s largest selection of retirement village properties in your price range at www.retiremetvillages.co.nz
‘Making Life Easier’ is all about supporting older people to live the lives they want! Discover a huge range of care and support options, community and advocacy groups, and service providers throughout the country at www.eldernet.co.nz/making-life-easier
Please note this is a TEST PAGE ONLY.
The information we have entered in the various fields gives you an idea of the types of things people using Eldernet may be looking for in a service e.g., does the facility provide day care, respite care or short-term care.
This introductory section is about encouraging people to read more about the service/s you provide, so add plenty of detail about what sets you apart from your competitors to pique their interest. An eye-catching photo always helps draw attention to your listing too.
Meeting the needs of older people
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How does your service go about providing assistance for someone with a disability?
What training do you give staff about working appropriately with older people and ageism awareness?
|Updated: 15 Oct 2021|
|English||Yes||What other languages are spoken by the staff?|
|Maori - Te Reo||Yes|
|Updated: 13 Oct 2021|