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Marire Home
Rest Home Care
Page Street
Stratford 4332
Postal Address
PO Box 318
Statford 4352
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Denise Kelly - (06) 765 7551
Agecare Central Ltd
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Agecare Central Limited is a locally owned Charitable Organisation operating both Maryann Home, Hospital Dementia Unit and Marire Home. It has a strong community focus and commitment to the care of the elderly.


To be a leading provider of high quality individual resident care.


Na te irunga i te huanga takitahi o te tiaki i roto i te wahi noho, me te ahua o to noho.


Agecare Central Limited are committed to: caring for our residents as individuals: Promoting optimum-mental, physical, social, spiritual, cultural and psychological wellbeing, within a loving, caring, family home environment, endorsing personal worth, and dignity, promoting independence, showing compassion within their lives, providing protection and justice for all, through understanding, confidentiality and quality care.


Nga kai whakahaere, kai mahi o tenei whare(Marire me Maryann)
E tino u ki to manaki i nga kainga noho (takitahi)
Hei hapai tika a tinana, hau, whakangahau, Wairua, tikanga,tohunga hinengaro, oranga, Aroha tiaki, whare whanau, taiao, tautoko, tu rangatira Whakapiki, Mana motuake, panui te aroha ki a ratou. Whakawhiwhi maru, me te mana mo te katoa I roto I te mohiotanga mana whakahaere hunga haki Mo to te katoa.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse 24 hrs Yes Marire Home has a registered nurse on site or on call 24 hours/day.
Nurse Practitioner No Marire has support from the nurse specialists at Taranaki Base Hospital.
Enrolled Nurse Daily Yes Our enrolled nursing staff are an integral part of our team who attend cares under supervision of the RN.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers 24 hrs Yes We have very dedicated caregivers, all with up to date competencies. A number of our care giving team have a level 4 certificate in health care.
Physiotherapist Negotiable Can be arranged to visit
Occupational Therapist Negotiable Can be arranged to visit
Social Worker (on site) No We are supported by the Social work team at Taranaki Base Hospital.
Diversional Therapist Yes A divisional Therapist works at Marire home and has input into all the residents care plans and activities planners.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes We have an activities coordinator here 5 days a week, Monday - Friday
Hairdresser Yes We have a hairdresser available on site weekly. We can also assist residents to visit one of the local hair salons if the residents wish.
Podiatrist Yes A podiatrist visits 6 weekly or sooner is required.
Dietitian Negotiable We have a dietitian contracted to review menus, special diets and provide education
Kaumatua Yes Agecare Central (Marire and Maryann) have a cultural advisor and Kaumatua support
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Agecare Central (Marire and Maryann) has a trained Chaplaincy assistant on staff. We have weekly visits from different denominations to attend to our residents needs.
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Oxygen Management Yes
Palliative Care (Contracted) No
Wound Care Yes Access to Wound Care, Clinics and Specialists.
Diabetic Care Yes Insulin Therapy as prescribed, Podiatry visits and Diabetes Educator/Clinic
Continence Advice Yes Visits by referral
Stomal Therapy Yes visits by referral
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes Field Officer visits as required. Provides Education.
Infection Control Yes
Psychiatric Care No Mental Health Services for the Older Person, Specialist and Case Workers visit as required for Rest Home Level residents.
Clinical Management Yes
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
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 Rest Home level only
Carer Support Yes Rest Home level only
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Feature Status Details
Day Programme for day stay clients Yes We provide day care programme 5 days a week. We offer pick ups and drop offs to assist families. The day care clients are welcomed into the home and are able to join in as many of our activities as they wish to, and enjoy a lovely home cooked lunch.
Outings Yes
Whanau Room Yes Marire residents and families are welcome to use the day room as a whanau room. The whanau room at Maryann is also available to Marire residents and families if they wish.
Maori Kaupapa Yes We have Marori Kaupapa in place at Marire Home.
Residents Committee Yes Our residents have regular residents meeting and are welcome to voice concerns or wishes at any time.
Family Committee Yes Families are always welcome to have input into GP visits, care planning and family meetings can be arranged at any time with members of the multi disciplinary team.
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Yes we have policies and procedures in place for the management of Challenging behaviors.
Confused Residents Yes Residents who are confused are closely monitored and supported with regular input from the GP's
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Special Features
Special Features
Very homely, with stable, caring and qualified staff. Close proximity to town within mobility/walking distance. Stong local history.
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
The Activities Co-ordinator provides an interesting programme which includes crafts, games, exercises, entertainment and outings with a Wheelchair van.

We have residents who love to garden, who care and tend to birds and have recently started a monarch butterfly patch.

In the summer months we encourage all our residents who want to, to attend the local swimming pools, just across the road.
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
What's included in your fees and what's not Please contact The Nurse Manager or Rest Home Co-ordinator for further information. Phone 765 7173
Details about meals All food is prepared and cooked on the premises providing the taste and goodness of home cooking with Registered Dietician approval.
Associated Complexes Maryann Home and Hospital also in Stratford is also owned by Agecare Central Limited.
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Fijian Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Hindi Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations Status Details
Non denominational Yes A variety of religious denominations regularly visit our home.
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Location Distance Details
Shops 1.00 Km Shops are within walking distance, or we can arrange transport.
Parks 0.10 Km We have beautiful parks literally out our front door, there are walk ways, children's play area and plenty of seating to admire the stream that flows through.
Library 1.00 Km Visits to the Library can be arranged. Within walking distance.
Updated: 10 Sep 2018
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes Society of Divisional Therapist Inc
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA)
Updated: 10 Sep 2018

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