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Ruawai Rest Home 2014 Ltd
Rest Home Care
34 Ruawai Rd
Feilding 4702
(06) 323 5483
(06) 323 5488
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Andrea Thompson - 06 323 5483
K J & A Thompson - 06 323 5483
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Our Aim is to form
a partnership with our residents to ensure their
Independence, Privacy, Dignity, Cultural and Religious
needs are met as Individuals.

To provide assistance and direction
in enabling them to
meet their daily needs and maintain a quality life.

Commitment to Quality
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Updated: 5 Apr 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 19
Vacancy Yes
Impending vacancy No
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 20 Jun 2018
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 40 Yes Our Manager is a registered Nurse and on site daily. We also have a Registered Nurse who works 3 days per week on site. We have a Registed Nurse on call 24 hours per day.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes Qualified Healthcare Assistants offer collectively over 100 years of experience.
Physiotherapist Negotiable Can be accessed through the Palmerston North Hospital.
Occupational Therapist Negotiable Can be accessed through the Palmerston North Hospital.
Diversional Therapist 35 Yes Tracey our wonderful Diversional Therapist is available 6 hours a day and organises comprehensive activities, outings and Entertainers.
Hairdresser Yes Tuesday is Beauty Day. Our reqular stylist is available for anyone wishing to have their hair done. Nails are manicured.
Podiatrist Yes we have a podiatrist as required.
Dietitian Yes Our menu is Dietitian evaulated. All our meals are cooked on the premises in our clean, homely kitchen by qualified cooks. Yummy homemade goodies are served for morning and afternoon tea daily.
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Anglican communion monthly. Interdenominational service and music weekly. Roman Catholic communion arranged when required. Interdenominational Church services weekly.
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes We have a dedicated bed for respite clients, and we offer full resthome services to these clients.
Carer Support No Respite Care provided to give carers some time for themselves. No day care available.
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes We welcome advance bookings to ensure that the client has a bed when they need it.
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Day Care No No Day care Contract
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes Some of our rooms have an Ensuite
May Bring Own Furniture Yes We encourage all residents to brings their own furniture and personal belongings to make their room like home.
Alcohol Permitted Yes Happy hour nights with alcohol provided. Residents are permitted to bring their own alcohol.
Pets In Residence Yes We have two house cats: Millie and Oscar, who love to snuggle up on a warm bed, if allowed.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes We have a seperate Residents Line with portable phones. Some of our rooms have phone lines and if you wish to have a phone in your room you may, at your own cost.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes Heating provided in all rooms and throughout the Home. In the winter we light our log burner to keep the house toastie warm.
Residents Committee Yes The D.T holds monthly resident meetings where the Residents are able to dicuss issues, minor complaints and compliments.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have a lounge with large TV and plenty of chairs. We also have a sunlounge to just sit and relax, read a book or listen to music.
Outings Yes We regularly visit the swimming pool, library and local attractions. Members of Senior Citizens & Friendship club are taken to a weekly get together.At least three times a week we go for a tiki tour.
Rural Setting Yes Sit and relax on the back deck with a cuppa and watch the cattle grazing in the back paddock.
Sprinklers Yes Our home is fully compliant with fire regulations.
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Special Features
Special Features
Ruawai offers you and your family a warm
caring home with heart.

See the rest: Come to the best.
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, BBQ, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Craft, Concerts, Craft, Exercises, Gardening, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Reflexology, RSA, Senior Citizens, Sing-a-longs, Swimming.
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Additional Information
Additional Information
Details re Meals All meals cooked in our large family kitchen by friendly qualified cooks. Likes and dislikes respected.
Staffing Details 24 hour care. Registered Nurse on call 24 hours.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Toileteries and hair cares. Specialist fees, dentist visits, Optician appointments or Ambulance returns to Rest Home.
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Public Transport 0.00 km Subsidised taxi service. Bus from Palmerston North stops at the BP station on the corner of North Street & Kimbolton Road.
Shops 3.00 km We are approximately six minutes to the town centre.
Mall 0.00 km
Parks 3.50 km Beautiful Parks, a place to feed the ducks.
Library 3.00 km
Updated: 27 Nov 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 27 Nov 2017