Rest Home Care: Lyndale Villa /Manor

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  • Lyndale Villa /Manor
  • 52 Cole Street
  • Masterton 5810
  • District Health Board Area: Wairarapa
  • Phone: (06) 378 7059
  • Fax: (06) 378 7846
  • Mobile: 0272839094
  • Manager: Viv Richardson (Phone: (06) 378 7059)
  • Owner: Kevin & Vanessa Donaldson
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Other services in this facility:

Updated: 2 Feb 2016

"Today,well lived,
Makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope"
Lyndale is a "Home away from Home"
Updated: 11 Feb 2016

Service/Facility Details
Contract with DHBYes
Additional Room CostsUnknown
Updated: 11 Feb 2016

Bed and Vacancy Details
Approximate number of beds at this level of care28
Updated: 11 Feb 2016

Specialities or Areas of Expertise
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Registered Nurse Yes Permanent & On Call 24/7
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes
Diversional Therapist Yes One qualified DT & One in training DT
Activities Co-ordinator Yes
Hairdresser Yes Own Salon with Hairdressing Basin, Haidresser comes in weekly.
Podiatrist Yes Own Therapy Salon, Podiatrist visits monthly, Other Beauty Therapists use this salon also.
Dietitian Yes
Accredited Visitors Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Updated: 11 Feb 2016
Specialities or Areas of Expertise
Specialities or Areas of ExpertiseStatusDetails
Gastronomy/Nasogastric Management No As required through specialists at DHB
Oxygen Management Yes Staff receive inservice education from our Registered Nurse
Surgical Followup Yes As required
Wound Care Yes Our Registered Nurse has a liason with the Wound Care Specialist at our local DHB
Diabetic Care Yes We can tap into Diabetic Specialist at our local DHB
Continence Advisor Yes Yes once again we use our DHB Continence Nurse & our supplier for inservice education
Infection Control Yes Also with DHB Specialist for insrvice education
Stomal Therapist Yes D H B specialist
Psychiatric Care Yes We can refer to our Psychogeriatrician through DHB
Stroke Rehabilitation Yes Monthly Stroke Foundation Meetings for Stroke clients
Gerontological Care Yes Through our DHB
Urology Yes As required through DHB
Community Health Yes As required through Facs Agency
Psychologist Yes Through DHB
Psychiatrist Yes Through DHB
Other Post Graduate Specialities Yes As required through DHB
Updated: 9 Oct 2009
Respite & Carer Support/Short Stay
Respite & Carer Support/Short StayStatusDetails
Respite Yes
Advance bookings taken Yes
Subsidised service Yes
Private paying service Yes
Updated: 11 Feb 2016
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
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Resident can adjust heating in own room Yes
Residents Committee Yes
Newsletter Yes
Policy for management of challenging behaviour Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Two Lounges & 2 Sheltered Porches
Outings Yes Van with hoist provided
Smoking Permitted Yes Outside on porch
Semi-Secure Yes
Sprinklers Yes
Updated: 9 Oct 2009
Special Features
Lyndale has a high percentage of larger & ensuited rooms. We have added on 10 new ensuited stage two rooms & 6 supported independant living studios with kitchenette for rental.
Updated: 9 Oct 2009
Interests & Activities

Activity programme, Advocate, Age Concern, Alzheimer's Society, Aromatherapy, Arthritis society, BBQ, Big print books, Bingo, Blind Foundation, Board games, Bowls, Breakfast in bed, Canine friends, Cards, Care and Craft, Children, Church, Classical Music, Concerts, Cooking, Craft, Digital camera, Electric beds, Email, Entertainers, Entertainment, Exercises, Fax, Flower arranging, Games, Garden, Gardening, Golden Oldies, Greypower, Happy Hour, Holidays, Housie, Hydrotherapy, Indoor Games, Jigsaw, Library, Lotto, Mah Jong, Massage, Men, Minibus, Movies, Music, Newspaper reading, Organ, Outings, Park, Parkinson's Society, Parties, Pastoral care, Petanque, Pianist, Picnic facilities, Probus, Quizzes, Reading, Roses, RSA, Senior Citizens, Shopping, Sing-a-longs, Singing, Sky TV, Stroke Group, Swimming, Theatre, Vegetarian, Videos, Views

Updated: 26 Jan 2009
Additional Information
Details re Meals All Home cooked meals. Hot dinner/desert at lunchtime with a smaller hot dish teatime including soup/sandwiches/cheese & fruit platter daily.
Staffing Details All care staff either qualified or in training.
Fees Details/Fees Do Not Include In accordance with the Arc contract, a separate schedule for extra services.
Updated: 9 Oct 2009
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
Anglican Yes
Inter denominational Yes
Roman Catholic Yes
Updated: 26 Jan 2009
Public Transport   Provide own Van with hoist
Shops   Town only 1 k away, weekly trips to town library or shopping
Parks   Very handy 11/2 kilometres away, take stale bread to feed ducks regularly
Library   Weekly trip to library
Updated: 9 Oct 2009
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
New Zealand Aged Care Association Yes We now have our own local branch of HCPNZ Wai
ACE ("Aged Care Education" Training programme) Yes We have our own qualified assessor
National Certificate in Diversional Therapy Yes We currently have one trained Diversional Therapists on the staff & one in training, giving a total of 53 hours of Diversional Therapy per week.
National Certificate in Support of the Older Person (not available after Dec 2010) Yes
New Zealand Aged Care Association ACE ("Aged Care Education" Training programme)
Updated: 11 Mar 2010