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Catherine Lodge Home and Hospital

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Catherine Lodge Home and Hospital
Rest Home
663 Mount Albert Road
Royal Oak
Auckland 1023
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Same as above
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Farah Ali - 09 625 6741
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Catherine Lodge is a warm and friendly environment where we cater for all our resident’s needs. We provide high quality rest home and hospital care for both long term and short term residents.

We continue to deliver an unparalleled and homely experience for all our residents. With the smell of cooking and sound of enjoyment Catherine Lodge is a well-established rest home.

Catherine Lodge is located near the Royal Oak mall with personal gate access to The Warehouse and adjoining shops located conveniently at the back of the rest home. There is plenty of parking at Catherine Lodge and behind the lodge. Shopping/coffee trips continue to be much loved by all the residents.

Unlike the larger facilities, Catherine Lodge is able to provide a high quality of personalised homely care. We are always striving for excellence in all that we do and it shows! For an opportunity to view please call and speak with us today!
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with Te Whatu OraYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 28 Oct 2022
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 17
Vacancy Yes
Our bespoke home offers single premium rooms with an ensuites leading out to a sunny courtyard. Newly carpeted and curtained with fresh paint brings a bright and cozy atmosphere. For further information and viewing, contact Farah (Facility Manager) on (09) 6256741 or 027 6256741 M-F.
Impending vacancy No
Short stay considered No
Premium Accommodation Charges Some Rooms from $0.00/day up to $15.00/day as at 08 May 2024
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 Please enquire
Updated: 29 May 2024
Catherine Lodge provides a quality homely environment in which the elderly may live in an atmosphere of respect and friendliness.

Being family owned and operated there is a warm friendly atmosphere.
Updated: 26 Mar 2024
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes
Nurse Practitioner Negotiable If required.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes
Occupational Therapist Negotiable
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes Every 6 weeks.
Podiatrist Yes Every 6 weeks.
Dietitian Yes
Accredited Visitors Yes
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Other Personnel Yes
Updated: 26 Mar 2024
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
Bariatric (Care of the very overweight) Yes
Palliative Care (Contracted) Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes
Stomal Therapy Yes
ACC Rehabilitation Yes
Infection Control Yes
Community Health Yes
Clinical Management Yes
Other Specialties Yes
Updated: 26 Mar 2024
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay Status Details
Respite Yes We do not accept emergency admissions over the weekend or provide emergency housing/accommodation. Admissions over the weekend are reviewed on a case to case basis.
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 13 Jan 2023
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Single Rooms Yes
Ensuite Yes Premium rooms with its own toilet.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Gay / LGBT IQ Friendly Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes
Outings Yes
Māori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes Smoking is permitted in designated areas outside.
Semi-Secure Yes
Updated: 9 Dec 2022
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Catherine Lodge caters for many different acitivties and provides enjoyable and interactive activity programmes for all residents. Also included are the following: Advocate, Inter-resthome games, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Aromatherapy, Art, Arthritis society, BBQ, Big print books, Billiards, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Bridge, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Chapel, Children, Church, Classical Music, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Electric beds, Resdient email, Digital camera, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises including Tai Chi, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Golden Oldies, Mini golf, Happy Hour, Holidays, Home League, Housie, Hydrotherapy, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Lions, Mah Jong, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Park, Parkinson's Society, Parties, Pastoral care, Pianist, Picnic facilities, Quizzes, Coffee club, Reading, Darts, Rotary, RSA, Senior Citizens, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing, Sky TV, Swimming, Travel, Fishing, Vegetarian, Popcorn and videos.
Updated: 28 Oct 2022
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
Cantonese Yes
Chinese Yes This staff member is not on-site fulltime.
Cook Island Maori Yes
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Gujarati Yes
Hindi Yes
Interpreter Yes Can be arranged.
Mandarin Yes
Māori - Te Reo Yes
Samoan Yes
Tongan Yes
Urdu Yes
Updated: 9 Dec 2022
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Baha'i Yes
Brethren Yes
Christian Yes
Evangelical Yes
Hindu Yes
Muslim Yes
Jain Yes
Jehovah Witness Yes
Lutherism Yes
Methodist Yes
Orthodox Christian Yes
Pentecostal Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Ratana Yes
Ringatu Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Seventh Day Adventist Yes
Sikh Yes
Shinto Yes
Spiritualist/New Age Yes
Tao Yes
The Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints Yes
Updated: 28 Oct 2022
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.00 Km Public Transport is located very close to Catherine Lodge.
Shops 0.00 Km To the rear of Catherine Lodge is the Warehouse shopping complex and there is gated access for residents to go shopping.
Mall 1.00 Km The Royal Oak Mall is located about 800 metres from Catherine Lodge. There are numerous retail shops and food caters in the complex.
Parks 0.00 Km Numerous parks surround Catherine Lodge including the Cornwall Park which is better known as One Tree Hill. Being one of the most expansive and highly held parks in Auckland this place is well suited for day trips or quite walks with family.
Library 2.00 Km Bus trips are regularly organised to and from Catherine Lodge and the Library to exchange books.
Updated: 28 Oct 2022
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Care Association New Zealand Yes
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Yes
Care Association New Zealand Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA)
Updated: 28 Oct 2022

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