November 30, 2021

Reopening Ambridge Rose to fully vaccinated visitors only

Dear residents, families and friends As announced by the Prime Minister yesterday afternoon, Auckland will finally come out of lockdown (level 3.2) and enter the new Covid Protection Framework from Friday 3rd December 2021 under the red traffic light system. After over 100 days of level 3 lockdown, we are delighted to announce that we will be reopening our facility […]
November 9, 2021

Covid level 3.2 – operating procedures at Ambridge Rose

Dear residents, families and friends As advised by the Prime Minister yesterday, Auckland will move down from alert level 3.3 to 3.2 from 11.59pm tonight, Tuesday 9th November. Effectively, there is no change to our operating procedures as per the Ministry of Health and New Zealand Aged Care Associations issued guidelines. Therefore, due to our contractual obligations, we must remain […]
October 19, 2021

Covid alert level 3 – update

Dear residents, families and friends As advised by the Prime Minister yesterday, Auckland remains at level 3 for another two weeks with a further review on Monday 1st November 2021. The Ministry of Health has advised that all aged residential care facilities are to remain locked down as if we are in alert level 4, during Auckland’s alert level 3. […]
September 20, 2021

Move to Covid level 3

Dear residents, families and friends, As advised by the Prime Minister this afternoon, Auckland will move down to level 3 from 11.59pm tomorrow, Tuesday 21 September 2021 for two weeks, with a further review on Monday 4 October 2021. The Ministry of Health has advised that all aged residential care facilities are to remain locked down as if we are […]
August 23, 2021
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Covid level 4 lockdown continues – no visitors

Dear residents, families and friends As advised by the Prime Minister this afternoon, Auckland remains in level 4 lockdown until 11.59pm Tuesday 31st August 2021, pending a further evaluation on Monday 30th August 2021. We understand that this extension to the lockdown may continue to cause a high degree of distress for residents and families, but we must continue to […]
August 17, 2021
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Covid level 4 August 17

IMMEDIATE LOCKDOWN – NO VISITORS Dear residents, families and friends, As advised by the Prime Minister tonight, Auckland has been placed in level 4 lockdown form 11.59pm tonight for the next 7 days. To support the well-being of our residents and staff, therefore effective immediately we have stopped all visitors from entering our facilities today. The only exception to this […]
August 6, 2021
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Thanks to a caring angel

There are many moments when residents show kindness to one another with gestures as simple as holding a hand or sharing a conversation about family, photos and memories. Shirley is a legendary caring angel who frequently finds ways to bring joy into the lives of her buddies at The Cottage. When residents head out for a van trip Shirley asks […]
May 24, 2021
Chef with seasonal ingredientsat Ambridge Rose

Seasonal taste sensations

When the seasons change, so too does the menu for Ambridge Rose residents. The meals prepared in each home are overseen by our executive chef, Mike Jones, who sources as much fresh produce and meat from local suppliers, as well as Ambridge Rose’s gardens. With the shorter days, there is an abundance of late harvest fruit and vegetables including pumpkins, […]
May 24, 2021

Covid-19 vaccine at Ambridge Rose

Dear families, friends and residents, We have now been advised by the DHB of the date to start the vaccine process for our residents. The confirmed first dose is due to administered in teh week commencing May 31, 2021 The Manor: 9am to 5pm, Wednesday 2nd June 2021 At The Manor, we will be setting up two lounges for this […]