PROVIDING CARE SERVICES TO THE PEOPLE OF NEW PLYMOUTH SINCE 1972
Omahanui Special Care Unit is a special place for very special people.
We provide both residential rehabilitative care and long term "Home for Life" care for ACC funded clients, and long term care for MOH funded clients in New Plymouth.
We are extremely proud of our dedicated and experienced team and an ideology that focuses on taking every opportunity to improve function and well being.
We aim to promote quality of life and regaining independence where possible.
Omahanui is committed to providing client focused care and therapies that are characterised by respect, positivity and encouragement.
Living at Omahanui Special Care Unit – Short Term or Home for Life
A number of our clients are admitted to Omahanui Special Care Unit for intensive rehabilitation therapies and care with the goal to return home. Following a severe brain injury or accident affecting physical ability however, some clients require a more permanent living arrangement. Rest Homes and other elder care facilities are often not age appropriate or often not equipped to manage the complex rehabilitation and medical needs of people who have suffered a brain injury.
ACC, MoH referrals, or transfers from other facilities
Traumatic or Acquired Brain Injury or other neurological impairment
Long or short term Respite services
24 hour Nursing care for clients
Family / Whanau involvement
Trained Rehabilitation staff 24/7
Professional input from medical and allied health professionals, including, 3x per week Physiotherapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Social Work, and Psychology
Individualised rehabilitation planning
Community based activities including special interest groups, music, shopping and facility group outings.
All Special dietary requirements catered for.
The quality of life for those who come to live at Omahanui is something of which we are justly proud.
No photograph or description can equal a personal visit. We welcome your visit to come and see for yourself. The facilities, we are sure will speak for themselves. The beauty and serenity of the Special Care Unit facility is unrivalled.
Phone Lisa on 06 751 2466 to discuss your options.