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Summerset at Aotea (Wellington)

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Summerset at Aotea (Wellington)
Rest Home Care
15 Aotea Drive
Postal Address
15 Aotea Drive, Aotea, Porirua 5024
Capital & Coast
04 235 0011
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Martin Wassenaar - 04 235 0011
Summerset Group Holdings Ltd - 04 894 7320
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Summerset at Aotea offers a range of care services designed to meet the level of care you need from in-home support to rest home-level care and short term respite care.

Our friendly and professionally trained staff are supervised by registered nurses, available on-site 24 hours a day.

Our rest home level care provides the very best clinical care, in a warm, welcoming community. Residents have private, modern rooms – some with ensuite facilities where they can surround themselves with their own things.

Summerset at Aotea also offers serviced apartments. A Summerset serviced apartment is a spacious, purpose-designed home with one bedroom, a large ensuite and generous living area, including kitchenette. You are able to receive a range of care and support in your serviced apartment – including rest home-level care.

Please contact our Care Centre Manager, Moira, on 04 235 0014 for more information.
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 22 Nov 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care46
Long term vacancyNo
Short term vacancyNo
Licence to Occupy serviced 1 bedroom apartments available for rest home level care or services. Please dont hesitate to call and speak with Village Manager or Clinical Nurse Leader
Impending vacancyYes
Updated: 30 Mar 2017
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 56 Yes Access to Registered Nurse 24/7
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Physiotherapist Yes As referred by Medical Practitioner
Occupational Therapist Yes As referred by Medical Practitioner
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator 30 Yes
Hairdresser 16 Yes
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Yes As referred by Medical Practitioner
Accredited Visitors Yes
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 22 Nov 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Short Term/Respite RH Care
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes Day Care
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 22 Feb 2017
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
Ensuite Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes subject to Village Manger approval
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Smoking Permitted Yes
Semi-Secure Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 22 Nov 2016
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Art, Arthritis society, BBQ, Big print books, Billiards, Blind Foundation, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Classical Music, Companion Club, Cooking, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Digital camera, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gas Fire, Golf, Golden Oldies, Happy Hour, Holidays, Housie, Internet, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Library, Mah Jong, Massage, Minibus, Minigolf, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Organ, Outings, Park, Parties, Petanque, Pianist, Picnic facilities, Pool, Pool table, Probus, Quizzes, Reading, Rotary, RSA, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Sky TV, Spa, Stroke Group, Swimming, Videos
Updated: 22 Nov 2016
Additional Information
Details re Meals Meals provided. Afternoon and morning tea provided.
Staffing Details Village Manager, Qualified Caregivers, Chef, Café Supervisor, Cafe Assistant, Office Manager, Activities Coordinator/Diversional Therapist, Registered Nurse, Property Officer, Property Assistant, Head Gardener, Clinicla Nurse Leader, Enrolled Nurse
Updated: 30 Nov 2016
Languages Spoken
Danish Yes
Deaf Blind Sign Language Yes As required
Dutch Yes
English Yes
Fijian Indian Yes
Filipino Yes
German Yes
Korean Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes As required
Samoan Yes
Updated: 22 Feb 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Salvation Army Yes
Updated: 22 Nov 2016
Public Transport 0.50 km Bus Stop at top of driveway
Shops 5.20 km Porirua City Centre
Mall 5.20 km Westfield Shopping Centre
Parks 2.00 km Aotea Lagoon
Library 5.20 km Pataka Library
Updated: 22 Nov 2016
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) 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: 22 Nov 2016