Quality of Care
This facility is owned by Heritage Lifecare Limited.
Resthaven Rest Home is located in central Christchurch. The website says that: â€śResthaven is known for its warm, friendly and homely atmosphere. An older style facility surrounded by beautiful cottage gardens, its size is deceptive when viewed from our street frontage. Resthaven has a heart of gold with all of our staff committed to providing the very best of care. â€ś
The services that Resthaven provide is stated as: â€śOur activities programme is provided separately for each care level, although residents often join together for theme days, entertainment and outings. Staff learn about residentsâ€™ interests to ensure the programme is meaningful to all. A wide variety of activities are offered by our activities/diversional therapist. In the dementia unit activities are specifically tailored to help those with memory loss, with a focus on reminiscing, brain exercise and relaxation.â€ť
No. of Beds 49
Resthaven was opened as an Aged Care Residence in 1935 and the present facility has been in operation since 1980 and was previously run by The Salvation Army. It is a Heritage Lifecare facility and is a classic of its era, with a recently refurbished modernised interior.
Resthaven Lifecare Complex offers all the benefits of a care facility, including entertainment, activities and companionship. Situated among peaceful gardens in the heart of bustling Christchurch, our grounds spacious and the design of the home incorporates a number of sheltered courtyard areas, many with raised gardens surrounded by seating, onto which the rooms face. Other garden seating is provided under the large walnut tree at the end of the property. There’s plenty to do for those who are in the mood for recreation – outings, arts and crafts, exercise groups, music and guest speakers, just to mention a few. There are small lounges around the home and a kitchenette where residents and visitors can make a cuppa whenever it suits.Enquire about availability
Resthaven LIfecare (Rest Home)
Audit Certification period: 36 months (Good)
Certificate renewal date: 23rd November, 2018
Auditor: Central Region
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