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Addington Gardens
Rest Home Care
207 Lincoln Road
Christchurch 8024
(03) 339 4245
(03) 339 4246
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Shirley Baxter - 027 621 2351
Oceania Group
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At Addington Gardens we pride ourselves on providing a warm, vibrant and welcoming community. We go out of our way to make you feel at home.

Addington Gardens is situated in Christchurch close to Addington Raceway and offers rest home, hospital and specialist dementia care in a caring and supportive, friendly environment.

Nestled in extensive, peaceful gardens, under mature trees, living at Addington Gardens allows you to relax and enjoy the good things in life – friendship and fun.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 27 May 2021
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 12
Vacancy Yes
Addington Gardens has a vibrant and friendly Rest Home with courtyards, gardens and ensuites. 11 of these rooms are residential care suites, allowing a more independent option for Rest Home residents. Please feel free to pop in and have a look around.
Impending vacancy No
Premium Room Charges Some Rooms as at 16 Jun 2021
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Updated: 18 Jun 2021
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes
Nurse Practitioner Yes Contracted for Medical Care
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes Under contract. We have a daily Physio Assistant who works under the direction of the contracted Physiotherapist.
Social Worker (on site) Negotiable
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes We have two Activities Co-ordinators who run an extensive Activities programme.
Hairdresser Yes Hairdressing salon.
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Yes
Accredited Visitors Yes
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Negotiable
Updated: 27 May 2021
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 Subject to pre-admission assessment and approval
Palliative Care (Contracted) Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Wound Care Yes We access Nurse Maude Specialist Wound Clinic if required.
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advice Yes We access Nurse Maude specialist Continence team
Stomal Therapy Yes We access Nurse Maude Specialist Stomal Service if required.
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes
Tracheotomy Care Yes
Infection Control Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Clinical Management Yes
Updated: 27 May 2021
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
High Care Needs Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 27 May 2021
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Single Rooms Yes Very large rooms
Connecting Rooms Yes
Ensuite Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes We are a pet friendly facility and would love to discuss how we can support you to have your pet in our facility.
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
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Provide End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Outings Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Family Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes We have designated areas for smokers.
Semi-Secure Yes
Updated: 27 May 2021
Special Features
Special Features
Fully reburbished facility. We are only 2 minutes walk to Addington raceway and CBS Arena and only a few minutes walk up Lincoln Road to the shops. We are close to both Tower Junction and Barrington Mall.
Updated: 27 May 2021
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme,Advocate, Alzheimer's Society, Art, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Bridge, Cards, Care and Craft, Children, Concerts, Craft, Dancing, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Fax, Exercises, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy Hour, Holistic, Housie, Indoor Games, Interdenominational, Internet, Lotto, Maori Women's Welfare League, Meal choices, Minibus, Music, Newspaper reading, Organ, Outings, Park, Parkinson's Society, Recreation, Religious services, Servicemen, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Singing, Videos
Updated: 27 May 2021
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
What's included in your fees and what's not Please refer to management for details
Staffing qualifications and details 24 hour 7 days a week nursing care
Details about meals Our National Dietician provides us with a nutritionally balanced, wholesome menu which offers choices to our residents. Each individuals dietary requirements are met.
Associated Complexes We are part of the Oceania Group of care facilities
Updated: 27 May 2021
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Samoan Yes
Updated: 27 May 2021
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Methodist Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 27 May 2021
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.10 Km 100m Bus Stop
Shops 0.50 Km 500m Addington Shops
Mall 1.80 Km Barrington Mall and Tower Junction
Library 1.70 Km Spreydon Library
Updated: 27 May 2021
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme Yes
CareerForce Yes
Home and Community Support Sector Standards (Standards NZ) Yes We work to these standards
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes All our Healthcare Assistants participate in the updated programme - Health and Wellbeing Levels 2,3 and 4
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes We have Assisted Living Suites which offer premium accommodation, available under the Occupational Rights Agreement.
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Other details Yes Health and Disability Services Standards
Approved provider of Professional Development and Recognition Programme CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 27 May 2021
What's New
What's New

At Addington Lifestyle Care we have 5 brand new Assisted Living Suites available under an Occupational Rights Agreement. Please call Shirley Baxter on 339 4245 if you would like more information.

Updated: 27 May 2021

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