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Howick’s only boutique retirement village, HBH Senior Living, has two apartments available for sale at 139 Union Road, Howick. Well-positioned, both apartments enjoy an open plan living space that flows to a modern kitchen with quality appliances and ample storage. The master bedroom has easy access to a well-designed disability-friendly bathroom. Situated on the top floor, both apartments have a balcony and enjoy the afternoon sun. 139 on Union offers a close community of 42 apartments with an emphasis on friendship, care and support. With Rest Home and Hospital level care and a Day Programme on site you can have the best of both worlds: the freedom to live independently and the reassurance that help is on hand should you need it.
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Do you know what the role of NZ Super is? Is what many still call ‘the pension’ there to ensure dignity in old age? Is it there to provide a basic standard of living? Or is it a reward for working hard and paying taxes? If you can’t decide, you are not alone – even …
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Vicky Graham and her dogs Hunter and Piers are part of Canine Friends, an organisation that has been arranging for dogs to visit rest homes for 30 years. She tells Eldernet why she finds the visits so rewarding, and what makes a good therapy dog. How did you come to be involved with Canine Friends …
A trust is an arrangement whereby a person known as the settlor transfers ownership of their property to another person or persons, the trustees for them to hold on behalf of third persons, the beneficiaries. The assets are placed under the control of the trustees for the benefit of the beneficiaries, or for a specified purpose. A trust is a separate entity for some purposes (including inco...
There are a number of issues to think about and housing options you can choose from. While family members are usually very well meaning, their concerns should not be the only reason that you might consider moving. The best time to make decisions of this nature is when you can consider your options carefully. There are a number of important factors to consider: Does your current housing meet yo...