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Golden Age Rest Home
Rest Home Care
96 Harewood Road Papanui
North West
(03) 375 0720
(03) 375 0726
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Rest Home - Adrienne Herbert - 03 375 0720
David Sidaway Corporate Services Manager - 03 375 0725
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Golden Healthcare Group is a family owned and operated business with over 30 years of experience in Christchurch.

Golden Age Retirement Village is a very pleasant place to live. Where the little touches make it such a special place.

It’s a lovely ultra-modern building with 52 comfortable bedrooms, several spacious lounges, several outdoor courtyards with lawns and gardens to enjoy. Golden Age also offers 36 retirement villas.

We welcome your call.

Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
We provide DHB Respite Care Booking Service.
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 54
Vacancy Yes
We have two single rooms and a couples room available
Impending vacancy Yes - We have two single rooms and a
Additional Room CostsYes
Updated: 20 Jun 2018
"A very big thank you for all your care and consideration of our mother whilst she was with you in Golden Age" June 2015

"Thank you all so much for helping to make Mum's 100th birthday such a happy occasion. We do appreciate your input, not just then but every day". Dec 2015

"Once again thank you for all the support you have provided to both myself and my mother during this difficult transition time from moving from your own home and into a rest home." Jan 2016
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 40 Yes Onsite Monday to Friday and on call over the weekend and evenings.
Enrolled Nurse 40 Yes Onsite Tuesday to Saturday.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Fully staffed with friendly, ACE Core trained Caregivers, passionate about high quality care given to all residents within the facility.
Physiotherapist Yes Available through the Golden Healthcare Group as required.
Diversional Therapist 32 Yes Full time Monday to Friday providing a range of activities, outings and special events daily.
Activities Co-ordinator 8 Yes Activities Officer onsite Tuesday's and Thursday's to help with extra activities.
Hairdresser Yes We have a hairdressing salon and the hairdresser visits once a week for those that like to look their best at all times. Reasonable rates.
Podiatrist Yes Visits 6 weekly at reasonable cost.
Dietitian Yes Available as required. All menus have full sign off from a dietician.
Kaumatua Negotiable
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Differing denominations available to visit, with a church service scheduled weekly.
Other Personnel Negotiable
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Wound Care Yes Access to specialist care as needed.
Diabetic Care Yes Registered Nurse onsite Monday to Friday.
Continence Advisor Yes Access to specialist care as needed.
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes Access to specialist care as needed.
Clinical Manager Yes Clinical Manager oversees all clinical aspects as needed.
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We offer respite care to families for their loved ones. Please call for details or a time to view available rooms.
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes We offer 2 rooms which can be used as a couples room.
Ensuite Yes Lovely tiled ensuites in every room.
May Bring Own Furniture Yes All residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms with their own treasures and furniture.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
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 We offer a spacious lounge with plenty of comfortable chairs to sit and relax.
Outings Yes Varied, regular outings organised by our Divisional Therapist.
Smokers Room Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 22 Dec 2016
Special Features
Special Features
Our priority is to provide a friendly relaxed and secure environment where you can enjoy life as you choose with none of the worries about health care, looking after a home and so on.

Little extra touches like the daily pre-dinner sherry and the frequent home baked treats which cook provides, all contribute to a most pleasant environment.

Golden Healthcare Group are proud to be local and take the time to assist you in your decision making on where to place your loved ones.
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Golden Healthcare Group has a fleet of 8 seater mini vans which are there for residents to be taken on outings.

Our activity programme includes Arts & Crafts, Bingo, Bowls, Bridge, Arts & Craft, Cooking, Entertainers - piano onsite, Exercises, Games, Gardening, Jigsaw, Library, Movies (Sky TV onsite), Newspaper reading and Shopping.

Church services and pastoral care onsite.

Meal choices, breakfast in bed, and vegetarian cooking.
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes We will ensure our residents get access to religious choices.
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
Public Transport 0.00 km Bus Stop - right at front doorstep.
Shops 0.50 km Papanui shopping area
Mall 0.75 km Westfields - Northlands Mall
Parks 0.30 km
Library 0.75 km Opposite Northlands Mall
Updated: 26 Jan 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 13 Jan 2014