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Craigweil House Care Ltd

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At a glance
Vacancy
No
Name
Craigweil House Care Ltd
Category
Rest Home Care
Address
143-147 Parkhurst Rd
Parakai
West
Helensville
DHB
Waitemata
Phone
(09) 420 8277
Fax
(09)420 9339
Email
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Personnel
Manager
Linda Willets - 09 420 8277
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Description
A wonderful warm welcome greets you at the front door of Craigweil House Care Rest Home facility. Craigweil is a grand old house originally built in 1904 that has been restored. It creates a caring family atmosphere that residents and their families enjoy.

We have two mini buses to cater for our residents outings. There are many interesting locations to go to in this region.

Our administration staff know how difficult the process of putting your loved one into care can seem and it is our privilege to guide you through. Please don't hesitate to call us.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 25 May 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care25
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
The majority of our bedrooms have been completely refurbished, adding a new fresh and pleasant look to our Rest Home. We provide a homely atmosphere and welcome new residents.
Impending vacancyNo
Updated: 20 Feb 2017
Testimonials
"We would like to say thank you for the kind and respectful staff that we have at Craigweil House. We really appreciate the generous and caring staff and everything that they do for us Their respect and dignity is of a very high standard. I would not hesitate to recommend this facility"
Updated: 25 May 2016
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Yes Our resource for a Nurse Practitioner is with the WDHB, this service is readily available when required.
Registered Nurse 24/7 Yes Registered Nurses are on duty 24/7.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Our rosters for HCA are well covered in the three areas of care.
Physiotherapist 6 Yes We have our local physiotherapist visit1 morning every week, all our new residents are seen and assessed by the physiotherapist.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our Activities Coordinator is at Craigweil Monday to Friday. Making sure that the program has plenty of variety suitable for all the residents needs.
Hairdresser Yes Our local friendly hairdresser comes when required to do residents hair. The hairdresser is walking distance from the home if residents choose to have a little walk they are very welcome to do so.
Podiatrist Yes Our podiatrist visits every six weeks, she is very gentle and caring towards our residents, they enjoy her visits.
Dietitian Yes We have a dietitian who we can call on if required. When we have a change in menu we also consult with this resource.
Accredited Visitors Yes Age Concern and local volunteer visits are very welcome.
Kaumatua Negotiable By arrangement
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Local clergy and chaplain visit regularly.
Updated: 25 May 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Continence Advisor Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Clinical Manager No We have a registered nurse/manager that oversees all clinical matters.
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes
Updated: 7 Nov 2012
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes This service has been ongoing at Craigweil House for many years,Respite residents love revisiting our facility and become part of our family.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes We welcome all inquiries regarding this service.
Advance bookings taken Yes Please check for availability
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 25 May 2016
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes Care is the main priority for all ages and abilities.
Day Care Yes From 7 am to 7 pm with all Daily needs,activities and meals provided.
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes Our Hospital unit covers all aspects of care. Registered Nurses are on duty 24/7. Our facility also works with the Hospice Team.
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes Yes we have two rooms that are suitable for couples.
Ensuite Yes There are shared ensuites in our hospital unit.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes If suitable for the size of the room
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence No .
Phone Access In Own Room Yes If a phone line is required the resident or family are responsible for paying for the connection.
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes We have a resident meeting every two months.
Family Committee Yes Not a committee as such but a family Support group that meet Bi monthly
Newsletter Yes To keep our residents informed of anything that is coming up or birthdays.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes This is part of our Quality Assurance Manual
Confused Residents Yes We are very aware of confused residents, many of our HCA have had training in this subject.
Lounges/seating areas Yes Large comfortable lounges in all areas.
Outings Yes We endeavour to take the residents on outings at least once a week. Taking residents for walks is always another option.
Rural Setting Yes Semi rural
Smoking Permitted Yes In covered outdoor areas
Semi-Secure Yes Our dementia unit is secure with decks that look out to the park and local shops.
Sprinklers Yes yes we are connected with the fire service.
Audit report available Yes Yes this available on request.
Updated: 25 May 2016
Special Features
We offer a cooked breakfast on a Wednesday to all our residents.
Internal courtyard area that our resident and their families can enjoy.
Delightful sun room just to sit and watch the world go by.
Updated: 25 May 2016
Interests & Activities
Our Activities Coordinator organizes a variety of games,crafts and other interests according to resident needs.
Choice of library books delivered.
Entertainment on a regular basis.
The local museum is a must for a visit.
Thermal pools within walking distance.
Church service on Sundays.
Updated: 25 May 2016
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals All meals are prepared and cooked at Craigweil House offering a very tasteful range of seasonal meals and treats. All dietary needs are catered for. Dietitian approved seasonal menus.
Staffing Details Registered Nurses, Qualified care assistants,Activities Coordinator,
Associated Complexes Ohope Beach Care Rawhiti at Matamata
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Hairdressers, Podiatry,Specialist referrals, non prescribed pharmacy items.
Updated: 25 May 2016
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Polish Yes
Updated: 25 May 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Methodist Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Seventh Day Adventist Yes
Updated: 25 May 2016
Distances
LocationDistanceDetails
Public Transport 0.10 km Bus stops out side front door
Shops 0.10 km We are next door to a Four Square grocery Store, Hairdresser Bakery/café and takeaways
Mall   We do regular outings to Westgate Mall and Silverdale as part of our Activities programme
Parks 0.10 km Just across the road from a large pleasant park with nice for a walk through
Library 4.00 km There is a very good library in Helensville, we can arrange for you to be taken there or get books delivered to the resthome
Updated: 25 May 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 25 May 2016

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