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Wakefield Homestead Ltd
Rest Home Care
10a Edward Street
Top of the South
Nelson Marlborough
(03) 541 8995
(03) 541 8995
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Hilary Bird - 03 541 8995
Hilary Bird - 03 541 8995
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Our aim is to make a positive difference in people's every day lives. Family working with families.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Updated: 10 Feb 2014
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 20
Vacancy No
Available for Respite until permanent resident residing. Inquire about our Supported living.
Impending vacancy No
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 22 Jun 2018
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse 40+ Yes On call system allows for 24 hour 7 day per week coverage.
Enrolled Nurse 40+ Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes We have a great team of caregivers.
Physiotherapist Yes Physiotherapist is available through the local Health Centre which is next door to our Home,.
Own Social Worker 0.00 Yes Our manager is a trained Social Worker
Diversional Therapist Yes Holly is our DT and she does a fabulous job.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes As part of our diversional therapy programme
Hairdresser Yes Comes every Wednesday morning and as required.
Podiatrist Yes Service available through the local Health centre
Dietitian Negotiable Have access to a dietician. All menus have been scrutinised by the dietician.
Accredited Visitors Negotiable If required
Kaumatua Yes Local Maori elder is available for consultation
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes Methodist Minister is our chaplain and visits regularly. forthnightly church services held also.
Other Personnel Yes We have a great pool of volunteers who help out with activities.
Updated: 26 Mar 2018
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes We follow the Liverpool Pathway
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes
Oxygen Management Yes
Surgical Followup Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes Via DHB
Psychiatric Care Yes Via DHB
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Urology Yes
Community Health Yes
Clinical Manager Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes History of nursing in age care environment
Psychiatrist Yes via Kawai Clinic
Updated: 10 Feb 2014
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short Stay
Respite, Carer Support or other Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Carer Support Yes
Subsidised Yes
Private Paying Yes
Updated: 10 Feb 2014
Day Care Yes We have a revamped programme and are looking for people to spend the day with us
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Other End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Shared) Yes This is a fantastic room for couples or siblings wishing to remain together.
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes We encourage people to personalise their rooms with furniture and/or pictures or ornaments etc.
Alcohol Permitted Yes We have a happy hour every Tuesday.
Pets In Residence Yes
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Residents Committee No However we have regular residents meetings
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes with mild confusion only
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have one large family lounge with large screen TV for the comfort of our residents and family. We also offer a small sitting area in the Foyer.
Outings Yes The residents enjoy a van outing once a week and being so close to the hub of the village residents can wander to the shops.
Rural Setting Yes We have direct access to the beautiful Faulkners Bush behind the rest home.
Smokers Room No But there is a sheltered area outside the building
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes Please ask Manager.
Updated: 10 Feb 2014
Special Features
Special Features
Updated: Unknown
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society(education provided) , Aromatherapy, Art, Arthritis society, Big print books, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Craft, Chapel, Children, Church, Classical Music, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Garden, Games, Garden, Gardening, Golden Oldies, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, Interdenominational, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Massage, Meal choices, Minibus, Motivational, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Parkinson's Society, Parties, Pastoral care, Pianist,(2 resident pianists) Picnic facilities, Quizzes, Reading, Religious services, Roses, Senior Citizens, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing, Stroke Group,Scooter, Vegetarian, Videos, Visitors
Updated: Unknown
Additional Information
Additional Information
Details re Meals Healthy nutritious home Cooked meals. Choices provided including where meals taken. Special diets catered for.
Staffing Details Dedicated caring local staff. Ongoing training provided. Registered Nurse cover. Twenty four hour on call cover. Trained Diversional Therapist.Winners of HCPNZ Excellence in Care Awards in Community Connections Section 2007
Associated Complexes Medical Centre Next Door (4 GPs)
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include $863.31 weekly incl GST Day Care $36.84 Respite $126.29 daily
Updated: 23 Jun 2014
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Maori - Te Reo Yes local advisor
Updated: Unknown
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Christian Yes
Methodist Yes
Non denominational Yes
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Updated: 10 Feb 2014
Shops 0.00 km 2mins walk
Mall 15.00 km Richmond Mall
Parks 0.00 km next door
Library   5mins walk
Updated: 10 Feb 2014
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce 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
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
CareerForce New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA) Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 10 Feb 2014