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Tainui Village

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Tainui Village
Rental Village
96 Clawton Street
New Plymouth 4310
Postal Address
PO Box 5016
New Plymouth 4343
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John Hudson - CEO - 06 753 6597
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Tainui Village is a Christian Charitable trust which aims to provide quality residential and community services to older adults in a caring, spiritual and culturally sensitive manner.
Composition of Facility
Composition of Facility
Type Details
Linehan Apartments
Weekly Rental From $0.00 To $373.85
Details $373.85 per week rent means tested.

Shared communal kitchen and laundry areas. Own en-suite and conservatory. Midday lunch provided.

St John Emergency Pendant - no call out charge.

Mobility Scooter Bay
Weekly Rental From $0.00 To $238.00
Details $1,032 per month - Rent means tested.

Power/gas are included in the rent.

Fully self-contained.

St John Emergency pendant - no call out charge.

Updated: 1 Dec 2022

Rental Details
Rental Details
Rental Details Details
What rental covers Apartment Rental includes: main meal provided within the rest home daily; power; phone (excluding toll calls); linen change weekly; nurse call; building insurance, interior and exterior maintenance, grounds maintenance, weekly domestic clean; 3 days stay in rest home in case of illness per year, security patrols, St John pendant and supermarket bus. Chalet Rental includes: St John pendant, washing machine, fridge, rates, building insurance, building maintenance, grounds maintenance, security patrols, weekly supermarket trips, 1 weeks stay in rest home shuttle room in case of illness and access to recreation program.
Eligibility Criteria Chalet applicants will be asset tested and each case will be individually assessed.
Garden Maintenance Included in rental costs.

Updated: 1 Dec 2022

Personnel & Services
Personnel & Services
Personnel / Service Hours Per Week Status Details
Hairdresser 8 Yes
Podiatrist Yes 6 weekly visits by appointment
Physiotherapist Yes
Diversional Therapist 76 Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Plus on call as required.
Meals - Available On-site Yes Available at extra cost if not included in rent
Meals - External Provider Yes As required.
Home Help - Available On-site Yes As assessed and required.
Home Help - External Provider Yes As assessed and required.
Registered Nurse Yes
Nursing Care Yes
Other Personnel 168 Yes Staff available on-site in resthome 24 hours.

Updated: 1 Dec 2022

Facility Features
Facility Features
Feature Status Details
Social/Recreational Programme Yes
Community Complex Yes
24 Hour Security Yes
Emergency Call System Yes
Newsletter Yes
Pets In Residence Yes Birds and fish only.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes Birds and fish only.
Outings Yes Fortnightly on a ballot basis. Twice weekly supermarket trips.
Transport Available Yes If resident requires assistance to access medical appointments etc, transport can be negotiated.
Gay / LGBT QI Friendly Yes
Library Yes
Chapel Yes Chaplain available during the week.
Lounges Yes
Gardens Yes

Updated: 1 Dec 2022

Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
All residents have access to the resthome activity programme.

Our in-house library includes big print books. Activities include and are not limited to: Bingo, Board Games, Indoor Bowls, Art, BBQ, Canine Friends, Cards, Craft, Church, regular Concerts, Cooking, Dancing, Entertainers, Exercise programme, Golden Oldies, Happy Hour, Jigsaws, Lecturers, Massage, DVD Movies, Newspaper reading, Outings, Pastoral care, Quizzes, Shopping, Sing-a-longs and Discussions.

Christmas functions are held for residents.

Monthly resident/management meetings are held.

Once a year a 'Big Day Out' is held where an outing for all three sites is arranged (participants pay).

Updated: 1 Dec 2022

Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
Afrikaans Yes
Chinese Yes
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Japanese Yes
Māori - Te Reo Yes
Spanish Yes
Other Information Yes If we had a potential resident requiring language assistance, we would try and access appropriate intrepreters.

Updated: 1 Dec 2022

Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Brethren Yes
Buddhist Yes
Christian Yes
Confucius Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Hindu Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Muslim Yes
Jehovah Witness Yes
Jewish Yes
Methodist Yes
Non denominational Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Ratana Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Seventh Day Adventist Yes
Sikh Yes
Shinto Yes
Tao Yes
(Other comments) Yes As a Christian Charitable Trust, we welcome all faiths and creeds.

Updated: 1 Dec 2022

Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.50 Km Site located close to Bus stops
Shops 0.50 Km Site located close to shops
Mall 4.00 Km Site are within 5 kms of the main town
Parks 0.50 Km Tainui Village is less than 500m from Yarrows Stadium, which hosts most major sporting fixtures in New Plymouth.
Library 0.50 Km A mobile library bus operates in the New Plymouth township and all sites have stops near them.

Updated: 1 Dec 2022

Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Yes
Police checked Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Retirement Village Accreditation (Expiry date) Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes Accredited Village.
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)

Updated: 1 Dec 2022