/ Let food be your medicine Fresh, easy, nourishing and delicious pureed food that looks and tastes really good. Particularly appropriate for those who find it difficult or impossible to eat normal food, requiring a radically modified diet that is safe to swallow. Research revealed the eating experience for far too many people was distressing. … Continued
Offer day care also carer support and respite care, rest home and hospital care. Whilst Rannerdale’s primary purpose is the care of veterans and/or their dependents, eligibility is not restricted to this group. All applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Brochures are available to be sent and to find out more about Rannerdale. … Continued
Care on Call is a trusted and reliable provider of high quality home care ( home help ) for people of all ages. Provides one-on-one non-medical assistance for the daily activities that aren’t as easy as they used to be, e.g. personal care, meal preparation, medication reminders, laundry, light housekeeping, local transportation, respite care. Their … Continued
The Good Companion provides professional and personal in-home care and companionship for elderly, disabled and convalescing people who wish to continue living in their own homes. The Good Companion now has over ten years of experience providing live in care and companionship to New Zealanders finding it hard to cope at home. All carers are … Continued
www.carers.net.nz Established in the early 1990s by family carers, Carers NZ is now a national registered charity which provides information, advice, learning and support for families with health and disability needs. It is the Secretariat for the NZ Carers Alliance, and acts as the legal umbrella for a number of special interest groups including: An … Continued
Pukuko blue is an organisation that provide care by working together with clients, families and key services to support each individual who chooses to live there to attain an optimum state of wellness, autonomy, stimulation, comfort and happiness. This is achieved by: Offering a creative, positive and homely environment which enhances the Client’s Quality of … Continued
NZORD, the New Zealand Organisation for Rare Disorders, provides New Zealand’s central starting point for information about rare diseases.
All home support services are available at reasonable rates and are flexible enough to meet particular needs. The hourly rates are: General cleaning $20 Shopping $20 Meal preparation $20 Spring cleaning Free quote Window cleaning Free quote Hairdressers Reasonable rates Relief for carers $20 The costs can be checked out on Age Concern’s website: www.ageconcerncan.org.nz … Continued
Website: www.ps.org.nz/uppersouthisland Presbyterian Support Upper South island operate the purpose-built Harakeke Club venues in Riccarton and Linwood: friendly, needs-based day programmes for people with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia. Transport is available to and from the club and a midday meal, morning and afternoon teas provided. The centres are purpose-built stand alone dementia specific facilities … Continued
Full rest home, dementia and hospital care available. Also provide short-term care, respite care support and day care. All clients should be advised to request a referral from their G.P. for a full assessment before entering rest home care.