Waihekerangi Respite Care Home

Waihekerangi Respite Care Home is an accommodation facility for Koroua and Kuia (Elderly clients) within the Eastern and Western Bay of Plenty.

The Home is set amongst expansive lawns and mature trees.  It promotes wellness within a quiet environment and homely atmosphere.  Clients can enjoy short strolls around its boundaries as well as a five minute walk to the Bethlehem Town Centre.

Clients will be comfortably accommodated for, but still have the ability to live independently.

Facility
The Home is staffed 24 hours, but is closed on statutory holidays.

The single storey facility has two single bedrooms and one share twin room with ensuite.

Shared facilities include kitchen, open plan dining room, lounge with TV, shower, bath, separate toilet and laundry.

Meals
The Home provides nutritious meals and drinks.  Supplementary dietary food and drink is the responsibility of the client.

Alcohol and smoking is prohibited.

Eligibility Criteria
Support Net assessment needs to be completed to confirm eligibility.

Recent hospitalized clients must be 6 weeks post-discharge to be eligible for stay.

Hours for viewing and visiting
10.00am – 7.00pm daily (or by prior arrangement).

Check In/Check Out Times
Check In – 10.30am to 2.00pm daily
Check Out – 10.00am daily

For cancellations please contact the Home as soon as possible.

Costs
Pharmaceutical supplies, transport and medical services to be met by the client.

Contact
Enquiries and bookings can be made by phone, email or a visit to the facility.
Phone: 0800760160 extension 4 during office hours / extension 3 after hours;
Email: respite@ngatikahuhauora.co.nz

Team Leader: Delice McShane

HealthShare NZ Accreditation Programme

HealthShare Audit and Assurance certification programme was successfully completed as a Respite facility service for the elderly under the Health and Disability Service (Safety) Act 2001.

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