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Rest Home Care
29 Woodcote Ave
Hornby 8042
South West
(03) 349 8788
(03) 349 5654
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Liz Hampton - 03 349 8788
Ryman Healthcare
Clinical Manager:
Mary Bremner
Village Administrator:
Susan Hurcomb
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Woodcote News Autumn 2018 Woodcote News Autumn 2018 Woodcote News Autumn 2018

View our latest newsletter here. You will get a glimpse into village life and what's been happening at the village lately.

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Winner: 2018 Trusted Brand Aged Care & Retirement Villages

Woodcote Retirement Village, provides a full range of retirement lifestyle options along with the very best of resthome care from our friendly, caring staff. The village features delightful townhouses, serviced apartments and a resthome set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens.

The wonderful facilities include a lovely dining room, lounge, library, petanque court, indoor bowls and hair salon. There is so much to enjoy, along with many activities, events and outings. Residents can choose to be involved in village life as much or as little as they like.

Living at Woodcote Retirement Village isn't about slowing down, it's about having time to do so much more!

We welcome your call.
Service/Facility Details
Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
DHB Respite Care Booking Service
We provide DHB Respite Care Booking Service.
Bed and Vacancy Details
Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care 49
Vacancy No
As a member of the Ryman Healthcare Group, residents, families and friends are assured of a friendly and welcoming environment for their loved one. Nestled in a picturesque setting the village is a wonderful care environment. As part of the Ryman Group if transfer to hospital level care or dementia care is easily facilitated. For more information on short or long term stays please contact Liz on 349 8788.
Impending vacancy No
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 22 Jun 2018
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Negotiable We are able to access the expert advice of a nurse practitioner should this be required.
Registered Nurse Yes Our resthome has a full time registered nurse dedicated to this area, who overviews the clinical care of all residents in the resthome.
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes As much as possible, the same caregivers will care for you each shift so they will get to know you well. All our caregivers are supported to undertake training in care of the older person.
Physiotherapist Negotiable There is a physiotherapist who visits our facililty regularly and will review residents as required.
Activities Co-ordinator Yes We have a dedicated Activities Coordinator in the resthome who works 5 days per week and delivers a wide range of activities for the resident to participate in should they wish.
Hairdresser Yes We have a fully equiped hairdressing salon on site.
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Yes
Accredited Visitors Negotiable
Kaumatua Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Other Personnel Yes We welcome visitors to our resthome and should you require the services of specialists we will assist you in accessing the appropriate people to meet your requirements.
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
End of Life/Palliative Care Yes
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management Yes As we also have a hospital associated with this resthome we have registered nurses available 24 hours per day and the expertise available to met all your needs. Please talk directly with Liz Hampton for more information.
Oxygen Management Yes
Wound Care Yes
Diabetic Care Yes
Continence Advisor Yes
Infection Control Yes
Stomal Therapist Yes
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes
Tracheotomy Care Yes
Gerontological Care Yes
Other Nursing Specialities Yes As required
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
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
Private Paying Yes
Booking can be made in advance Yes
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Day Care Yes Daycare is available 7 days per week
Rooms (Single) Yes
Rooms (Suit Couple) Yes We have two rooms which would suit a couple
Ensuite Yes All of our rooms have ensuites
May Bring Own Furniture Yes Residents are welcome to bring their own furniture and ornaments to make them feel at home.
Alcohol Permitted Yes We have a happy hour on a regular basis.
Pets In Residence Yes We have a rest home cat called Holly.
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes Residents can negotiate to bring a pet but it does depend on the type of animal.
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Wifi Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Maori Kaupapa Yes
Residents Committee Yes The Resident's Committee meets on a adhoc basis but resident's meetings are held regularly.
Family Committee No Family meetings are held twice yearly
Newsletter Yes Our newsletter is put out on a quarterly basis and available to all, along with being sent to all relatives.
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes Please contact management if you wish to view this.
Confused Residents Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes We have three lovely lounges and seating areas in our resthome.
Outings Yes Outings are taken twice weekly in our own minivan to a variety of destinations
Rural Setting No While we are not in a rural setting we have lovely gardens with beautiful established trees which truely gives the impression of a rural setting.
Smoking Permitted Yes Smoking permitted in certain garden areas.
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Special Features
Special Features
A wonderful rural atmosphere and tranquil environment.

Ryman have now introduced a new initiative of providing Resthome Level care in our Serviced Apartments. Please contact the village or Claire Poulsen (03 338 7696) for information.
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Interests & Activities
Interests & Activities
We have an extensive activities programme and are involved in the varying interest of our residents. Please feel free to contact for further information.
Activity programme, Age Concern, Advocate, Big print books, Bingo, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Cards, Craft, Children, Church, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Games, Garden, Happy Hour, Housie, Indoor Games, Internet, Jigsaw, Library, Lotto, Movies, Music, Minibus, Outings, Pastoral care, Petanque, Quizzes, Reading, Shopping, Sky TV, Singing, Jigsaw, Lions, Lotto, Newspaper reading, Pianist
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Additional Information
Additional Information
Details re Meals All of our delicious meals are cooked on site by our Qualified Chef
Staffing Details Many of our staff have been with Woodcote for a number of years and all are highly skilled or undertaking training.
Associated Complexes We are part of the Rymans Group of care facilities.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include Please contact management for details
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
English Yes
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes We respect all religions and denominations
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Public Transport 0.50 km
Shops 1.00 km Hornby Mall
Mall 1.00 km Hornby Mall
Parks 0.30 km Hornby Domain
Library 1.00 km Hornby Library
Updated: 11 Sep 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
CareerForce Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) 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
Other details Yes Ryman Accreditation Programme
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: 11 Sep 2017