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Wyndham and Districts Community Rest Home

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Wyndham and Districts Community Rest Home
Rest Home
24 Alma Street
Wyndham 9831
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24 Alma Street
Wyndham 9831
Southern (Southland)
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Winner of the 2018 Excellence in Care Invacare Small Operator Award and the overall Supreme Award at the 2018 NZ Aged Care Association National Conference, the Wyndham & Districts Community Rest Home is 23 bed residential care home located in rural southland. We are an incorporated Society and a registered charity which is overseen by a volunteer board of local business people. Our philosophy is to provide our residents with the highest standard of care in a warm, friendly environment and to provide privacy, comfort and dignity.
Our community is proud of its Home. We are small, friendly and have an established reputation for rural hospitality.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with Te Whatu OraYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 14 Sep 2018
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Detail Status
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 23
Vacancy Yes
We currently have 6 rooms with ensuite available.
Impending vacancy No - Resthome level
Short stay considered Yes
Premium Accommodation Charges Yes from $20.00/day up to $20.00/day as at 30 Apr 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: 24 May 2024
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes 24 hour registered nurse cover.
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist 0.00 Negotiable
Occupational Therapist 0.00 Negotiable
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our activities co-ordinator works Monday - Friday, providing regular outings, entertainment and activities.
Hairdresser Yes Hairdresser visits weekly.
Podiatrist Yes Six weekly podiatrist visits.
Dietitian Yes Home cooked meals with dietary and individual preferences catered for. Our large vegetable gardens supply our kitchen. Home baking.
Accredited Visitors Negotiable
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Weekly devotional services are provided by local churches.
Other Personnel Yes Our Friends of the Home Committee provides baking, entertainment and activities based around the needs of our residents.
Updated: 11 Jan 2017
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
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 19 Mar 2013
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Residents are encouraged to bring their favourite pictures, furniture and personal belongings.
Single Rooms Yes
Rooms suitable for a couple Yes
Ensuite Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes We are happy to have phone lines installed but at residents cost.
Wifi Yes Wifi access throughout the facility.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Our sunny and spacious lounges and dining area provide ample room for relaxation, entertainment and activities.
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Provide End of Life/Palliative Care Yes End of Life/Palliative Care
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes
Outings Yes Regular rest home bus outings are organised.
Whānau Room No No offical Whanau room but will accomodate families as requested.
Residents Committee Yes
Family Committee No But family reviews completed regularly
Newsletter Yes Occasional
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Rural Setting Yes We are located in rural Wyndham. The surrounding gardens provide a tranquil setting. Our residents are encouraged to maintain links with the community. Friends and family are welcome to visit and enjoy our facilities at their convenience.
Smoking Permitted Yes In a designated outside area.
Semi-Secure Yes
Updated: 11 Jan 2017
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
Croatian Yes
Dalmatian Yes
English Yes
Updated: 24 Oct 2023
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Brethren Yes
Christian Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Non denominational Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 27 Jun 2012
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.00 Km
Shops 0.00 Km
Mall 0.00 Km
Parks 0.00 Km
Updated: Unknown
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA) Yes Current member of the New Zealand Aged Care Association.
Other details Yes The Wyndham Home is the 2018 winner of the Excellence in Care Invacare Small Operator Award and was awarded the Excellence in Care Supreme Award Winner at the 2018 New Zealand Aged Care Association National Conference
Aged Care Association New Zealand (ACA)
Updated: 14 Sep 2018
What's New
What's New
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Discover a safe and nurturing Rest Home in rural Southland, operated by a caring community, for your loved ones. With four vacancies available, we invite you to visit us and experience our welcoming environment firsthand. We understand the challenges that come with transitioning into a rest home, and our team is always here to address your concerns.

Our spacious rooms offer a tranquil space for your loved one to call home. Contact us at 03 206 4901 (9 am-5 pm) or admin@wyndhamresthome.co.nz (anytime) to arrange a visit or chat. Let us be your partner in providing the best care for your family member.

Updated: 24 May 2024

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