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Westmar Senior Care Centre
Rest Home Care
12 Kimberley Road
Mid Canterbury
(03) 318 8206
(03) 318 8249
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Ashley Ross - (03) 318 8206
Ashley and Joanne Ross - (03) 318 8206
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Westmar has an open door policy We treat our residents with respect. Our staff are well trained and take pride to deliver the very best of care.
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsNo
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care27
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyYes - Please phone 03 318 8206
Updated: 1 May 2017
Our most sincere and heartfelt thanks for the loving care and attention given to Nan during her stay at Westmar. It was also a comfort to us to know that she was being so well looked after. Your kindness will always be remembered.

Dear Westmar Thankyou all at Westmar Senior Care for the wonderful care you have given Mum we appreciate all you do. For allowing us to come and go at odd hours and letting us help in some way. Her life has been richer for your friendship. DW ' Hartlea ' Darfield.
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Diversional Therapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes
Podiatrist Yes
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Infection Control Yes
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes Respite care is available please phone to discuss your requirements.
Carer Support or other Short Stay Yes Private or Subsidised beds are available from time to time please phone manager to discuss
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Under 65 yrs with Disability Yes
Day Care Yes
Primary Health Funded Short Term Care Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Shared) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes
May Bring Own Furniture Yes
Alcohol Permitted Yes
Pets In Residence Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes
Outings Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Special Features
Westmar is a family owned and managed Rest home with a homely, country atmosphere with huge community support. We are known for our outstanding menu of home cooked quality meals.
We believe in treating our Residents with Respect and maintaining a sense of purpose.
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Interests & Activities
A fully qualified Diversional therapist who creates group or individual activities, which include aromatherapy, hand massages, quizzes, outings, indoor bowls, music appreciation, sing a long sessions, exercises, garden , indoor games, library, meal options (diabetic or special needs catered for), outdoor games, videos, ,newspaper reading, shopping, Art painting class and Flower arranging.
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Additional Information
Details re Meals Our home cooked meals are fresh and varied. We cater for vegetarian, diabetic and special dietary requirements if needed. We pride our service as excellent in this area.
Staffing Details Fully trained staff, kind and caring. Exceeds MOH standards for staff requirements
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please contact the Manager for all fee-related questions.
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Baptist Yes
Denominations/Faiths represented Yes Regular in house church groups who cater for all denominations.
Presbyterian Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Updated: 29 Jul 2016
Public Transport 0.50 km
Shops 0.50 km
Mall 0.00 km
Parks 0.50 km
Library 1.00 km
Updated: 29 Jul 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
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
CareerForce Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available.
Updated: 29 Jul 2016