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Respite Care

All our villages offer respite care for people over the age of 65 recovering from ill health, operations or perhaps when family or a carer go on holiday and wish to ensure that you are being well cared for. Respite care is subject to availability.

Northland

Selwyn Park - Whangarei 

Selwyn Park is set on a 4.20 hectare (10.2 acre) site surrounded by glorious park-like grounds, mature trees and a native bush backdrop populated by puriris, kowhai and native birds. With close proximity to Whangarei city centre (7km) Selwyn Park is an ideal location for respite care. 

For more information on respite care at Selwyn Park please click here

Auckland

Selwyn Village - Point Chevalier

Selwyn Village is a 26-acre retirement jewel sitting on Auckland's sparkling Waitemata Harbour. A palm-lined avenue, mature gardens, and beautiful flowerbeds compliment the extensive amenities of this iconic coastal village. 

For more information on the respite care options available at Selwyn Village please click here

Selwyn Village - Hillsborough

With views stretching across Auckland's magnificent Manukau Harbour, Selwyn Heights enjoys a prime location in charming Hillsborough. Perfectly situated close to central Auckland, Selwyn Heights is easily accessible for family visiting from the city, Eastern and Western suburbs. 

For more information on the respite care options available at Selwyn Heights please click here

Selwyn Oaks - Papakura

Selwyn Oaks is set on a generous, level green parkland halfway between Takanini and Papakura, and is home to a new purpose-built facility - The Lees Centre. The 'household' structure of the facility means you can have the company of others when you want it - sharing and participating in all aspects of daily life - and the privacy of your own room when you need it.

For more information on respite care in the Lees Centre please click here

Waikato

Selwyn St Andrews - Cambridge

English-style Cambridge is a highly desirable retirement area throughout the Waikato, due to its relaxed lifestyle, lush beauty, wonderful shopping and cafés in the heart of town. Across the road from Cambridge's historic shady trees and the Te Koutu Lake Reserve, Selwyn St Andrew's offers the perfect location for respite care. Selwyn St Andrew's is home to the purpose-built Moxon Centre, where communities are based around small clusters of resident ‘households’ within the larger care community.

For more information on respite care in the Moxon Centre please click here

Selwyn Wilson Carlile - Hamilton

The welcoming environment of Selwyn Wilson Carlile also enjoys an enduring and enviable reputation in the Waikato as an experienced, reputable provider of independent living, and residential care. 

For more information on respite care at Selwyn Wilson Carlile please click here

Selwyn Sunningdale - Hamilton

The warm and friendly environment of Selwyn Sunningdale in Claudelands, central Hamilton, is set amidst a large established garden and grounds. 

For more information on respite care at Selwyn Sunningdale please click here

Wellington

Selwyn Sprott - Wellington

Set in the perfect Wellington location, you can find Selwyn Sprott village nestled into the residential heart of Karori. This iconic village is just walking distance from local shops and cafes and only a short drive to the city centre, making it a popular location for respite care. 

For more information on respite care at Selwyn Sprott please click here

How to access respite care
  1. If you have already been assessed by a Government-appointed Needs Assessor (NASC or DSL) and have confirmed dates for us, click here to book your short stay or respite care with The Selwyn Foundation.

  2. If you have NOT been assessed by a Government-appointed Needs Assessor (NASC or DSL), ask your GP to refer to NASC or DSL for an assessment;

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  3. You may choose to pay privately for your care. If so, click through to your chosen village to find out more.

We have a range of accommodation available in our various village. All premium rooms are private with their own ensuites. Some standard rooms share bathrooms.