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Peacehaven Village
Rest Home Care
498/500 Tweed Street
Postal Address
P O Box 314 Invercargill 9840
Southern (Southland)
03 216 9099
03 216 5483
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Karl Lamb - 03 216 9099
Presbyterian Support Southland - 03 211 8200
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Peacehaven has an excellent reputation in the provision of seamless care from our village through to resthome and hospital.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Updated: 20 May 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 25
Vacancy No
A homely and friendly smaller residential wing where residents can make the most of a quiet lounge, the resident cafe or join in the fun activities on offer. We promote independence in a supportive environment.
Impending vacancy No - May be alternative options
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 26 Apr 2018
Working in resthomes is not easy - I know I used to do it. But the care provided here is incredible - the staff are great and go that extra mile for us and Mum. Thank you so much. Feedback from Relative survey.
Updated: 20 May 2016
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner 5 Yes We are fortunate to have the services available of Margaret O'Connor, Nurse Practitioner for Older People.
Registered Nurse 24 Yes
Enrolled Nurse 6 Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers 212 Yes
Physiotherapist 1 Yes There is a dedicated service that work in association with Therapy Aides.
Occupational Therapist 0.00 Yes Shannon has just started with us working along side the Diversional Therapists and the Activities Co-ordinators.
Diversional Therapist 6 Yes There are 4 Diversional Therapists on staff who work to provide meaningful and appropriate quality of life programmes.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Our activities staff work with Diversional Therapists to provide activities.
Hairdresser Yes We have a dedicated hairdressing service who works on site Tuesday -Friday.
Podiatrist Yes We have a visiting podiatry service as well as nail technicians. There will be a charge for this if you are not a diabetic and you choose to have the Podiatrist instead of our staff.
Dietitian 1.0 Yes Our menu has just been revised and we provide meals to a high standard. Individual diet requirements are provided for. Dietitian involvement is available for those with specialised diets.
Accredited Visitors Yes We have a dedicated group of volunteers, entertainment groups and canine friends visiting Peacehaven.
Kaumatua Yes Presbyterian Support Southland has a Cultural Advisor who can assist in making appropriate contacts for Residents. We also have contacts with local Marae and Kaumatua.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor 1 Yes Cyril visits a number of times per week providing spiritual support and services.
Other Personnel Yes We have regular visits to the sites from SDHB specialists such as Mandy Pagan - wound specialist. Raewyn Healey visits as our quality manager to assist with ensuring we meet certification requirements and standards.
Updated: 6 Jul 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes We have specialist and experienced staff in this area.
Oxygen Management Yes As prescribed
Surgical Followup Yes If required
Wound Care Yes Mandy Pagan SDHB- wound specialist, visits regularly.
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes Molly works in this area.
Infection Control Yes We are very motivated to promote excellence in this area and are fortunate to have staff with skill and expertise in this area.
Stomal Therapist Yes Via the Registered Nurse
Gerontological Care Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes We work closely with the Hospice and we have expert staff in this area.
Updated: 3 Jul 2017
Day Care Yes From 8am to 6pm please contact the Manager
Whanau Room Yes We have various spacious areas for families to visit and spend time.
Rooms (Single) Yes Rooms are spacious with built in vanity and furniture supplied. You are welcome to bring your own furnishings.
Ensuite Yes One ensuite between every two rooms
May Bring Own Furniture Yes As long as doesn't impact on our ability to provide the required care safely.
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes Facility has a turtle and two facility cats, with visiting dogs, rabbits, horses and lambs
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes We have telephone jack points in many rooms. Phones can be installed with your provider at your own expense.
Wifi Yes Upon request.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes All radiator heating is from our boiler and is able to be altered to suit specific requirements.
Residents Committee Yes Regular residents meeting take place.
Family Committee No Family meetings are held 3-4 times a year.
Newsletter Yes A newsletter is provided to residents and families four times a year, as well as PSS newsletter-People Matters.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes A number of areas available that are semi private both indoors and out where Family or Friends can visit without being with the fellow Residents.
Outings Yes Weekly arranged by Activities
Rural Setting No Urban setting
Smokers Room Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes Only residents are allowed to smoke in the dedicated smoking room. We are a non smoking site/facility
Semi-Secure Yes The facility doors are locked after dark - visitors still have access after this time
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 6 Jul 2017
Special Features
Special Features
There is a full 7 day activity programme provided. Access to the city via bus service/taxi is readily available. We also have a wheelchair access van available for facility outings which are programmed into the activity schedule.
A happy hour is provided weekly as part of the activities programme.
Updated: 20 May 2016
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Art, Arthritis society, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Canine friends, Cards, Chapel, Children, Classical Music, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Digital camera, Electric beds, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Golden Oldies, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Massage, Men's Shed, Minibus, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Organ, Park, Outings, Parkinson's Society, Pastoral care, Petanque, Pianist, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing, Sky TV, Vegetarian, Videos, Gardening, Parties, Picnic facilities, , Pool table, Roses
Updated: 20 May 2016
Additional Information
Additional Information
Details re Meals Meals are arranged via a dietician approved weekly and seasonal menu. Special menus can be arranged as per individual need.
Staffing Details The staff ratio currently is 8 residents to 1 staff member as well as direct Registered Nurse support 3 days per week and indirect (from the hospital area) Registered Nurse support on other days.
Associated Complexes 63 bed hospital area, 40 bed secure unit, 49 rental cottages and 26 2 bedroomed townhouses that have Occupation Right Agreements.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Do not include specialist treatments and unsubsidised medications.
Updated: 20 May 2016
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Chinese dialect Yes
Dutch Yes
Egyptian Yes
English Yes English is the primary language. Interpreters are available if required for some other languages.
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
Japanese Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes
Updated: 20 May 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Brethren Yes
Christian Yes We have our own Pastoral Visitor and welcome other denominations to practice their faith/beliefs with support by visiting ministers/priests etc.
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes Anglican, Catholic, Presbyterian, Brethren, Baptist, Methodist, Hindu etc
Non denominational Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
(Other comments) Yes All faiths and beliefs are welcomed, as are the support people for these faiths and beliefs.
Updated: 28 Jun 2017
Public Transport 2.00 km
Shops 2.00 km
Mall 0.00 km
Parks 2.00 km Varied and many close by the facility.
Library 2.00 km Public library within the main city. Peacehaven Village has its own Library and Public Library books are also distributed through this Library.
Updated: 28 Jun 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services (NZCCSS) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Registered Retirement Village? Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 20 May 2016