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1 day ago - Christchurch
For every 4hr package purchase i will give $10 discount off future bookings taken in the next subsequent 3 months !!!
1 day ago - Kerikeri
Quail Ridge Country Club situated in the beautiful town of Kerikeri is getting a bowling green. The turf is being prepared now and will be a four lane bowling green and short walking distance for all residents. So if you like your bowls come along and see our new addition to Quail Ridge.
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2 days ago
What’s in the news around NZ? In this post we cover recent articles of interest published by a variety of news organisations around NZ including NZ Herald, Otago Daily Times, Radio NZ, Stuff.co.nz, Beehive.govt.nz, Newshub. to name but a few. To access the article simply click on the link provided and you will be able to read …
3 days ago
You wouldn’t think that being able, or unable, to cut our toenails would be the “tipping point” between independence and needing help, but according to research done over the last 20-25 it is. The research conducted by the Newcastle University shows us that as we get older, we lose our ability to carry out every …
Any transfer between services, whether within your District Health Board (DHB) region or outside it, is done in consultation with your local service/care co-ordination service. If your needs have changed since your last assessment you will be reassessed to determine the level of care you require. An acceptance needs to be received before you move. This process also allows time for fundi...
In the health setting an assessment usually means a clinical needs assessment. An assessment is not a test; it's about making sure that anything that could improve your health and make life better for you is understood and where possible put in place. During this process your physical, mental, social and spiritual needs are assessed. A full assessment is thorough, takes several hours and a lot of...