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Rest Home

Who can become a resident?

If you have been assessed by the Needs Assessment Team from the hospital as requiring rest home level care you are entitled to become a resident.  You can arrange for an assessment appointment with the Needs Assessment Team through your doctor.

What is the accommodation like?

You will be provided with a single room with in a wing of 10 rooms.  Each wing has it own showers and toilets and a large sun/lounge room equipped with a kitchenette.  Communal areas within the Rest Home consist of a dining room, a social centre, a pastoral care area, a bowling room, a well equipped library with computer and internet access and a hair salon.

What level of service will I receive?

In our Rest Home you will be assisted to remain independent by our Care Services Team.  A Registered Nurse will formulate an individual plan of care for you, will manage any medical requirements that you may have, and will oversee all other aspects of your care requirements. You will be seen regularly by your doctor and a Podiatrist.

Three main meals a day will be provided to you by our Catering Team, plus morning and afternoon tea and supper. All your laundry and housekeeping needs will be met by our House Keeping Team.

A wide range of social and spiritual activities are available for you to attend throughout the week organized by a qualified Diversional Therapist and our resident chaplain..

How much will it cost?

The weekly cost until july 2016 will be $902.58 You may be eligible for a subsidized rate depending on your personal assets.  Further information is available regarding this at http://www.moh.govt.nz/assettesting or can be discussed further on your application.

What should I do if I’m interested?

Make an appointment to come and see us. We can then show you around and provide you and your family with any additional information that you require to make the important decision on whether Kamo Home and Village is right for you.