Not a cloud in the sky… or is there?

JUDE BARBACK talks to industry experts about the potential threats to New Zealand’s booming retirement village industry.  You didn’t hear it here first – New Zealand’s...

Should retirement village operators really be so optimistic about the future?

The ANZ's annual Retirement Village Association (RVA) survey has found that village operators are more optimistic about the industry's future than ever. INsite asks...

Up close and personal with… Todd Perkinson

Jude Barback asks TODD PERKINSON, New Zealand-based chief executive officer of RDNS, about running a trans-Tasman organisation and the challenging funding environment of the home-based support services sector.

Let’s snoop around… The Vines at Bethlehem

JUDE BARBACK visits one of the newest retirement villages in Tauranga.

Increasing demand for social housing for older Kiwis

More affordable, quality rental homes are needed for older New Zealanders to meet demand, warns a new report.

Harnessing the power of data with eCase Retirement Village Software

Contacting a retirement village is, in many instances, the first enquiry people make when thinking about the transition to assisted living.

A typical day in the life of…a village manager

Andrea Allott is village manager at Bupa’s Ballarat Retirement Village in Rangiora. INsite asks her about the path she took to get into this role, what she loves about her job, and what she’d like to see change in New Zealand’s aged care and retirement industries.

Britain’s retirement village industry

The New Zealand retirement village industry is well-established and flourishing, while Britain’s is still finding its feet. JUDE BARBACK talks to Richard Davis, chief executive of LifeCare Residences, about the differences and similarities between the two sectors.

Community spirit in action: village-school collaboration

INsite shares how a community-focused Not-For-Profit retirement village successfully works with the local high school for the benefit of the students, resident, families, staff and wider community.

Devonport residents reach agreement with Ryman over new village

Ryman Healthcare’s new Devonport village is set to proceed following a successful outcome to mediation talks with objectors.

Latest

Education and Training