- Rest home
- Dementia care
- Bupa Short Stay services
Situated in a quiet suburban area close to the Pauatahanui Inlet, Whitby is surrounded by a wealth of beautiful places to visit with your family, including the Duck Creek Scenic Reserve or The Lookout. We’re close to all amenities and the Porirua shops are just a short drive away.
Features of Whitby:
• Friendly to make you feel at home.
• 24 hour assistance.
• Outdoor spaces to enjoy while you relax.
• Space for some quiet time.
• Communal dining room.
We feel it is important for you to decide what you want to do with your day. If you prefer your own company, we will respect your decision, but we do offer lots of activities and entertainment for you to choose from. If you feel like getting out and about, we host many interesting trips - out to the Lighthouse Cinema for a movie, a picnic at the beach or a tour around the museum. You can get involved as much or as little as you like - it’s up to you how your spend your day. View times and dates for our upcoming activities.
Regular activities and events at Whitby
|Games||Cinema trips||Beach picnics|
|Regular canine visitors||Local museum visits||Arts and crafts|
|Special event parties|
You won’t want for company at Whitby - human or animal. Our resident cats are always lazing in the sun somewhere and we have regular canine visitors for your enjoyment. Your family are also welcome to bring your pets to visit us.
We have a great team at Whitby who are dedicated to making you feel at home with us. They will always go the extra mile, are happy to stop for a chat or join you for a bit of our wonderful home baking at morning tea. By getting to know your and your family, we learn what makes you tick, what your likes and dislikes, hobbies and interests are. Then we can tailor our care to meet your individual preferences.
You can arrange a time to visit us by contacting our Care Home Manager, Karin Hall on (04) 234 7981 or after hours on 027 237 4570 and you're always welcome to drop in and see us during business hours for a chat.
All healthcare providers must undergo a regular Ministry of Health audit. You’ll find Whitby's latest results here (pdf, 137kb).
Our own annual Resident Satisfaction Survey aims to get direct feedback from residents and their families on how they enjoy life at our care homes. View Whitby's latest Resident Satisfaction Survey results (pdf, 100kb).
Feel free to visit us:
4 Observatory Close, Whitby, Porirua