Heritage Lifecare Respite services provide carers with a much needed short-term break. It is different from our Day Programme service as it allows guests to stay under our care for more than a day and up to a couple of weeks.
Our Respite Care can be a planned break, scheduled in advance, or we can offer emergency Respite Care when it’s needed. We understand all the responsibilities carers face on a daily basis, which is why it’s important to take a break sometimes. Our guests can enjoy a wide range of daily activities and companionship throughout the term of Respite.
For more information, check out this article on how to give yourself a break if you are a carer and also what to expect with Respite Care. Find Respite Care options closest to you.
Everyday Heritage Stories
Discover some of our stories from around New Zealand. Our people make us who we are. With everyone’s different backgrounds and stories, they all come together to make the best version of Heritage Lifecare.
Activities stimulate their minds and their thoughts. It makes them use their brain. A lot of the people here love all the mind challenges
I do enjoy working with the elderly and that’s why I stayed, I’m a stayer. I like all the different characters here.
We’re here to make a better life for our residents. They’ve worked hard and they deserve respect and dignity, and that’s what they’re going to get here