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St. Clair Park Residential Centre

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St. Clair Park Residential Centre
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287 Middleton RoadCorstorphine
Dunedin 9012
Postal Address
287 Middleton Road
Dunedin 9012
Southern (Otago)
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Princy Zacharias - 03 4877717
Ross Alexander
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St Clair Park is an adult care home that works along side all adult with diverse support needs.
Our aim is to assist the people who live here to maintain their independence, be involved in making decisions affecting their lives and to provide opportunities for community participation.
We encourage everyone who lives here and their family/whanau to be involved in the planning and provision of support, while ensuring we provide a homely environment.
We operate from a recovery perspective that focuses on peoples strengths to enable them set goals that are meaningful, rewarding and achievable.
Each person has an appointed Key Worker who helps them to navigate their journey into full-time care and ensures they live the life they choose to live.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
ORA Applies No
Updated: 5 Apr 2012
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 13
Vacancy Yes
Impending vacancy No
Premium Room Charges No
MOH Certification and Audit Report View MOH certification and audit report (opens in a new tab)
Extra admission requirements due to COVID-19 Yes
Updated: 16 Aug 2022
Type Hours Per Week Status Details
Registered Nurse Yes Registered Nurses are employed to cover 7 days a week.
Physiotherapist 0.00 Yes Can be accessed through the local DHB.
Social Worker (on site) 0.00 Yes All residents on admission have a Needs Assessor who is available to them at their request to address concerns they may have about their current and future care.
Diversional Therapist No A diversional therapist is employed to oversee the activity program.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes Onsite daily; Monday to Friday
Hairdresser Yes A hairdressing service is available onsite or residents can also visit the hairdresser of their choice.
Podiatrist Negotiable Can visits the facility as required and residents are also taken to the podiatrist or specialit services.
Dietitian Negotiable Can be accessed through the local DHB or through the food service who supply meals.
Accredited Visitors Negotiable Are available if residents wish.
Kaumatua Negotiable To meet resident's need.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Negotiable At residents request. Wekly interdemoninational service weekly.
Other Personnel Negotiable
Updated: 17 May 2011
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise Status Details
Wound Care Yes Available through local DHB
Diabetic Care Yes Available through local DHB
Continence Advice Yes Available through local DHB
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes Available through local DHB
Infection Control Yes Available through local DHB
Psychiatric Care Yes Available through local DHB
Updated: 16 Apr 2007
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 We provide Respite Care services. Please contact us for more information.
Carer Support Yes Carer Support is available. Please contact us for more information.
Updated: 10 Jan 2013
Feature Status Details
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Single Rooms Yes
Alcohol Permitted No Happy Hour provided weekly and for special occassions by facility
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room No Can be installed at residents own cost.
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Cater for under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Day Programme for day stay clients No .
Outings Yes
Whanau Room Yes Being completed
Maori Kaupapa No Under review
Residents Committee No Monthly resident meetings.
Family Committee No Families are invited to be involved in all care palnning and delivery.
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes Mildly
Rural Setting Yes
Smokers Room No Outside covered areas
Smoking Permitted Yes Outside
Updated: 17 May 2011
Special Features
Special Features
Three individual units providing care for people with intellectual disabilities, psychiatric disabilities and general frail elderly.
All units have their own couryards, and the home has a rural outlook.
Community involvement in art, work and leisure activities are encouraged. Staff provide both group and individual activities.There is a daily activity programme.
The facility provides transport for residents for activities and interests, doctors appointments, hairdresser etc and for visiting families.
Meals provided by a specialised food service with winter and summer menu and personal requests and dietary needs are catered for.
Residents who are able are encouraged to do baking with staff.
Updated: 17 May 2011
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Visitors from Age Concern and other organisations can be arrnaged at resident's request.
Concerts at Senior Citizens etc, transport provided to community groups/clubs/church/shopping and library.
Art,card games, regular craft such as making birthday and xmas cards etc, entertainment (visiting musicians, singers, BBQ), exercises (walks and sit dancing, indoor bowls).
Daily newspaper reading.
Sky TV can be installed at resident cost.
Updated: 17 May 2011
Additional Information
Additional Information
Topic Details
What's included in your fees and what's not see management for details
Staffing qualifications and details 24 hour care plus qualified nursing staff. House doctor providing regular and on call visits.
Details about meals Meals are provided by a local food service who specialise in providing this service to residential facilites. Residents have input into menus.Alternatives can be provided for any meal, particularly to meet special dietary needs.
Updated: 17 May 2011
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
Language Status Details
English Yes
Interpreter Yes available if required for other languages.
Russian Yes
Updated: 8 Jun 2010
Location Distance Details
Public Transport 0.01 Km Bus stop over road.
Shops 0.25 Km
Mall 5.00 Km
Parks 0.25 Km
Updated: 16 Apr 2007

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