All clients should be advised to request a referral from their G.P. for a full assessment before entering rest home care. Older Persons Health  Adult Community  Referral Service  Burwood Hospital  337 765 Rental One bedroom & Bedsits available within village atmosphere.

Canterbury Charity Hospital Trust ( Charity Hospital )

The Canterbury Charity Hospital Trust is a registered charitable trust formed to provide free, elective day surgery and medical consultations for some people in our Canterbury community who would otherwise not have access to such services. Surgical services include: Colonoscopy General surgery (abdominal & lower colorectal surgery ) Gynaecology & women’s health Ophthalmology (eyes) Orthopaedics … Continued

Residential Care Subsidy

The Residential Care Subsidy provides financial assistance for those who are assessed as needing long term residential care. A helpful publication is ‘Long-term Residential Care for Older People-What you need to know’. Call Age Concern Canterbury for a copy. Ph 366 0903. The organisation responsible for paying the Residential Care Subsidy is the Ministry of … Continued

Radius Hawthorne Residential Care

Radius Hawthorne Residential Care (Previously known as St Winifred’s Hospital) offers quality residential residential, hospital and specialist dementia care and palliative care for elderly, and young disabled New Zealanders. All clients and palliative care patients and elderly and disabled New Zealanders should be advised to request a referral from their G.P. for a full assessment … Continued

Cashmere View Rest Home, Hospital and Village

Offers Rest Home care – single or shared rooms (for married couples only), studio units with ensuite, specialist dementia care, palliative care also respite care. One bedroom units, two bedroom cottages and one and two bedroom apartments, all set in 10 acres of attractive, well-established gardens. Part of the Bupa group. All clients should be … Continued

Canterbury District Health Board ( CDHB )

The Canterbury DHB was created January 1st 2001 as part of the government’s health reforms and is responsible for government funded health and disability services in the Canterbury area and runs the public hospitals in the region. It is working with other health providers to promote ‘wellness’ in our community. Their Board meetings are open … Continued

Where to From Here

‘WHERE TO FROM HERE’ (formerly Question of Care)- a guide to residential care/help at home & retirement options booklet with information on all homes/ hospitals in the Canterbury, Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast and Buller, South Canterbury regions ie District Health Boards. Booklet is free from Age Concern Canterbury, telephone 3660903 to receive your copy. Check … Continued

Palm Grove Rest Home and Village

Palm Grove offers options for both retirement living and aged care, with two-bedroom independent living villas and premium care rooms including Care Suites. Palm Grove is located on Marshland Road, just a few minutes from the Palms Shopping Centre, so it’s a breeze for visitors to pop in, or get you out and about to … Continued

Edith Cavell Home Hospital & Village

Offer long or short stay and convalescent care. Enquiries to Nurse Manager re vacancies etc or to ACRC, The Community Assessment Team,Burwood Hospital,Tel 337 7808.

George Manning LifeCare

George Manning House is a modern facility offering an understanding, and caring environment for both residents and their families. George Manning House offer residents a home away from home in a residential care environment catering for rest home and hospital care. The complex consists of a 65 bed hospital, 15 bed rest home and 34 … Continued