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Bob Scott Retirement Village

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Name
Bob Scott Retirement Village
Category
Retirement Village
Address
25 Graham Street
Petone
Lower Hutt 5012
Postal Address
25 Graham Street
Petone
Lower Hutt 5012
Region
Hutt Valley
Phone
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Email
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Web
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Facebook
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Personnel
Manager
Deanne Ives - 04 570 5800
Owner
Ryman Healthcare - 0800 555 222
Sales Advisor
Debbie Komarkowski - 04 568 2250
Other services
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We're passionate about creating communities where residents thrive - where there’s joy and lifelong friendships. And that’s why we’re proud to be voted The Reader’s Digest most trusted retirement village operator again this year – for the ninth time!

At Bob Scott Village, we’re dedicated to caring for you now and into your future. It’s comforting for couples at different stages in their health to know that they can be cared for within the same Ryman village, by the same Ryman team.

We provide independent living and assisted-living apartments, as well as resthome, hospital and specialist dementia care. Providing a range of living and care options is just one of Ryman’s points of difference.

Located in Petone, the village is set amongst beautifully established gardens and is conveniently close to the heart of Petone. Amenities include a café, an all-weather bowling green, indoor heated swimming pool, spa, library, gym, hair and beauty salon, and movie theatre.

At Ryman, we believe the measure of a full life is one that gets richer with age. With communities that challenge what we think about ageing and bring joy and meaning to every moment.

Ryman offer some of the most resident-friendly and transparent terms in Australasia, with agreements written in plain language so they are easy for everyone to understand.

Ryman’s deferred management fees is capped, with our standard fee of 20% one of the lowest in the industry*.

Leading innovation is something that Ryman are becoming renowned for. Our seasonal Delicious menu is made fresh on site by in-house village chefs. If you ever feel like letting someone else do the cooking, you can choose from three main courses, including a vegetarian option. We also cater for special dietary requirements.

Just like our Delicious meals, our individually frozen meals are made fresh, using only natural ingredients. The ready-to-eat meals are very reasonably priced and are available to purchase from the village café or reception.

We’ve developed our own ACC accredited Triple A exercise programme. Catering for all ability levels, this free programme improves strength, balance and mobility. Our Engage activities programme provides events and activities for residents, such as the weekly happy hour, arts and crafts, and outings in the village van.

Having daily activities and events to look forward to, combined with a friendly village environment, is what life is all about. It’s those moments of shared joy and laughter. Because At Ryman villages, we create the kind of community that our residents grew up in – connected and caring.

Our apartments are designed with the over 70s in mind. Their spacious, well-considered layouts include kitchens and bathrooms that make daily life easy for you. For your peace of mind, call bells are monitored 24 hours a day by on-site staff, and we have 24-hour security to ensure your safety at all times.

Of all the large providers (with 15 villages or more) in New Zealand, Ryman has the highest number of care centres with 4 years’ certification – the ‘gold standard’ in care – from the Ministry of Health. Bob Scott is one such village that has achieved this ‘gold standard’ in care.

The lifestyle at Bob Scott Village has so many wonderful aspects. However, we appreciate that everyone has different needs and expectations. Which is why we encourage you to come and visit.

Compare Ryman’s terms with other retirement village providers, find out what care options they provide for the future, and join in with the activities or events on offer. That way, you’ll obtain a real appreciation of village lifestyle, and whether you can see yourself living there.

We look forward to introducing you to our wonderful community.

*Some conditions apply
Upcoming Open Days
Upcoming Open Days
No open days are currently scheduled.
Agent's Details
Agent's Details
Details
Name Debbie Komarkowski
Email View Email Address
Updated: 16 Jan 2024
Solicitor's Details
Solicitor's Details
Details
Name Nick Letham
Address 245 Blenheim Road Christchurch
City/Town Christchurch
Company Chapman Tripp
Phone 03 353 4130
Email View Email Address
Updated: 16 Jan 2024
Personnel & Services
Personnel & Services
Personnel / Service Hours Per Week Status Details
Hairdresser Yes We have a fully equipped hairdressing salon at the village - please pop in to make an appointment.
Physiotherapist Yes We have a physiotherapist who frequently visits residents in the village. Please let reception know if you would like to make an appointment.
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes We welcome visitors to our care centre and should you require the services of specialists we will assist you in accessing the appropriate people to meet your requirements.
Activities Co-ordinator Full Time Yes We have a wonderful activities team who put together a comprehensive monthly calendar with exciting events to enjoy. These include activites around the village, one on one time and outings around Lower Hutt.
Registered Nurse 24/7 Yes We have full time registered nurses dedicated to this area, as well as our highly skilled Clinical Manager, who overviews the clinical care of all residents in the care centre.
Other Personnel Yes We welcome visitors to our care centre and should you require the services of specialists we will assist you in accessing the appropriate people to meet your requirements.
Updated: 16 Jan 2024
Facility Features
Facility Features
Feature Status Details
Social/Recreational Programme Yes We have a wonderful activities team who put together a comprehensive monthly calendar with exciting events to enjoy. These include activites around the village, one on one time and outings around Lower Hutt.
Newsletter Yes If you would like to go on the mailing list to receive a copy of our newsletter 'Bob's Banter' please call us on 04 570 5800.
Fitness Complex Yes
Swimming Pool Yes
Spa Pool Yes
Library Yes
Gardens Yes
Other details Yes We also have a movie theatre and cafe!
Updated: 16 Jan 2024
Special Features
Special Features
The Bob Scott Retirement Village is a purpose built Village which aims to exceed expectations and satisfy the unique requirements of all our residents.

Independent Living
Our modern architecturally designed Apartments provide you with the very best of retirement living. You enjoy the independence of owning your own home, are part of the village community and will enjoy all the fantastic resort style facilities right on your doorstep.

Assisted Living
In an assisted-living apartment, you can maintain your independence while enjoying assistance from our caring and friendly staff. You'll enjoy delicious meals, housekeeping and transport services all with the peace of mind - for you and your family - that a little extra help is always close at hand from our qualified staff, 24 hours a day.

Full time activity co-ordinators ensure there is always entertainment, outings, guest speakers, groups and clubs, happy hour, and all sorts of activities to keep residents entertained.
Updated: 16 Jan 2024
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
The Village employs full time activity co-ordinators whose primary job is to plan and manage a wide range of entertainment and activity for residents to enjoy.

Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Art, Arthritis society, BBQ, Big print books, Billiards, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Bridge, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Casino, Children, Church, Classical Music, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Dancing, Digital camera, Electric beds, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Happy Hour, Holidays, Housie, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Lectures, Library, Lions, Mah Jong, Lotto, Massage, Men, Minibus, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Outings, Park, Parties, Petanque, Pianist, Picnic facilities, Pool, Pool table, Probus, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Singing, Sky TV, Spa, Swimming, Theatre, Travel, Vegetarian, Videos
Updated: 16 Jan 2024
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership RC Status Details
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes 3395374
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 16 Jan 2024

NOTE: The Retirement Villages Act 2003 (The Act) is designed to provide improved protection for people who ‘buy’ into a retirement village. If you intend to ‘purchase’ you must get independent legal advice before signing your occupation right agreement as required under The Act. Some Retirement Village type facilities are not required to register under The Act so different legal requirements apply. Please make sure you investigate fully.

 

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