Cashmere Heights Home, Wellington
Cashmere Heights Home residents love the warm and homely environment of this boutique rest home.
Situated on Helston Road, Cashmere Heights Home overlooks the Johnsonville township and maintains strong community connections.
A highlight for many of the elders of Cashmere Heights Home is the engaging social calendar, activity groups and close companionship that is part of life at this tight-knit home.
At Cashmere Heights Home we embrace Enliven’s philosophy of care which is based around the internationally recognised, Eden Alternative. That means we take every opportunity to make sure elders have companionship, spontaneity, fun, meaningful activity and a sense of purpose in their lives.
Cashmere Heights Home and sister site Cashmere Home have 4-year Ministry of Health certification – the maximum certification achievement that has be awarded by the ministry.
To achieve certification the homes underwent a rigorous audit process which looked at a multitude of things, including the way residents are cared for, how staff interact with the residents, how policies and procedures are followed and applied, documentation standards and time frames, the general environment as well as the satisfaction levels of residents, families and staff.
Your place. Your space.
Residents of Cashmere Heights Home are invited to make this home their home. You can go to breakfast in your dressing gown if you like!
We also encourage you to bring along the familiar things that make you feel comfortable and ‘at home’ (even your cat can come!). Many residents bring items such as photographs, artwork, ornaments, bed covers and even favourite pieces of furniture.
Like any home, at Cashmere Heights Home there are great shared social spaces, including lounges, gardens and courtyards. Residents and their families use these spaces whenever they like, to socialise, do activities and host visitors.
A full range of positive ageing services
As your needs change, so too can the support we provide. In Wellington, Enliven offers a full range of positive ageing services.
Cashmere Heights Home provides rest home level care, while sister site Cashmere Home, also on Helston Road, provides mainly hospital-level care. Both Cashmere Home and Cashmere Heights Home are able to offer short-term respite and health recovery care (subject to availability).
If there comes a time village residents need extra support, they will have priority entry to our Cashmere Heights Home when there is availability.
At other Wellington locations Enliven offers secure dementia care, affordable rental units and independent retirement apartments too.
Why choose an Enliven home?
There are many reasons people give for choosing an Enliven home. Find out more about what makes Enliven home’s unique.
Positive ageing services
Enliven offers a range of services for older people across the lower North Island. This includes independent retirement living, rest home, hospital and dementia care, health support services such as tai chi classes and continence products and assessment and an online shop stocked with products specifically for over 65s.