Winner: 2020 Trusted Brand Aged Care & Retirement Villages Charles Upham Retirement Village is superbly located on Charles Upham Drive in Rangiora and is named in honour of a pioneering North Cantabrian who set the standard for others to follow. The village enjoys elevated views of the Southern Alps, and while it is close to shops and cafés, the village also includes its own modern café. Charles Upham offers a full range of comprehensive care options, from the light touch of a serviced apartment to resthome, hospital and specialist dementia care. For those who choose fully independent living in our apartments and townhouses, its reassuring to know our care services are there if they ever need them. For over 35 years, Ryman villages like Charles Upham have been pioneering what it means to live life to the full in retirement. We’re pioneering in so many ways; from the services we offer, to our Peace of Mind guarantees and innovations, to being recognised as the leader in maintaining the ‘gold standard’ in care.