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Addington Lifestyle Care - Rest Home

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Addington Lifestyle Care
Rest Home Care
207 Lincoln Road / 10 Twigger St
South West
(03) 339 4245
(03) 339 4246
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Shirley Baxter - 03-339-4245
Oceania Group
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At Addington Lifestyle Care we pride ourselves on providing a warm, vibrant and welcoming community. We go out of our way to make you feel at home.

Addington Lifestyle Care 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 Lifestyle Care allows you to relax and enjoy the good things in life – friendship and fun.

Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 13 May 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care27
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
Addington Lifestyle Care has a vibrant and friendly Rest Home with courtyards, gardens and ensuites. We also have 6 Assisted Living Suites for a more independent option for Rest Home residents. Please feel free to pop in and have a look around.
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 28 Apr 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes
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.
Own Social Worker Negotiable
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: 13 May 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Palliative Care Contract Yes
End of Life/Palliative Care’ Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Wound Care Yes We access Nurse Maude Specialist Wound Clinic if required.
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor No We access Nurse Maude specialist Continence team
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes We access Nurse Maude Specialist Stomal Service if required.
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes
Tracheotomy Care Yes
Specialised Dementia Care Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Updated: 8 Jun 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 13 May 2016
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes Very large rooms
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture 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
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Family Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes We have designated areas for smokers.
Semi-Secure Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 13 May 2016
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: 13 May 2016
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: 13 May 2016
Additional Information
Details re Meals Our National Dietician provides us with a nutritionally balanced, wholesome menu which offers choices to our residents. Each individuals dietary requirements are met.
Staffing Details 24 hour 7 days a week nursing care
Associated Complexes We are part of the Oceania Group of care facilities
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please refer to management for details
Updated: 13 May 2016
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Filipino Yes
Samoan Yes
Updated: 13 May 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Methodist Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 13 May 2016
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: 13 May 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes All our Healthcare Assistants participate in this programme.
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes We have five 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
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 13 May 2016