Ryman Healthcare co-founder John Ryder and NZACA chair Simon O’Dowd, prepare to open a new village in Christchurch with plans for more villages around the country.
A wife of a rest home client has spoken out against rest homes claiming that people don’t complain because they fear the rest homes will move their loved ones rather than address complaint – but the Aged Care Association disagrees.
In response to a growing number of complaints, the Ministry of Health is working with a number of agencies to help improve the complaints process.
Village Guide Founder Paula Bishop reflects on the findings of the recent ANZ Retirement Villages Association Survey.
Resident and staff attitudes need to change if we are to create inclusive working environments for our increasingly diverse workforce in New Zealand’s residential aged care sector. A panel discussion at the New Zealand Aged Care Association’s annual conference discusses how facilities can improve.
The ANZ’s annual survey of retirement village operators showed that people are the top priority – both in terms of staffing issues and meeting changing customer demands.
Metlifecare's new village responds to residents' changing demands for a more connected retirement experience.
Construction gets underway on new community housing for older people in Henderson.
Senior Lifestyle Cuisine cooking competition put chefs from retirement villages and aged care facilities through their paces.
Village Guide founder Paula Bishop says its time to educate media and the general public about the correct terminology when talking about retirement villages and age care facilities.