Introducing Waihi Lifecare
Formerly known as Waihi Hospital, this historic and much loved icon of the Waihi Township is now under new ownership with an exciting makeover in the pipelines and improved services for the community.
Waihi Lifecare provides exceptional, compassionate care; by focusing on individual needs we keep everyone mentally and physically active, enhancing quality of life.
Waihi Lifecare provides 24- hour care for those who can no longer manage safely in their own home, providing hospital services, rest home, respite and palliative care. Still present since its addition in 1940 is the Maternity Annex and surrounding the main buildings are 25 gorgeous cottages for independent living.
News And Events
It's been a fantastic couple of months for our Waihi Lifecare residents. We have celebrated birthdays and a wedding anniversary. Some highlights include: SPCA Pet Therapy Horse Carriage Rides Dance performances Entertainment by Clef Hangers St Patricks Day Easter...read more
One of the differences between a good aged care facility and a great one is the nursing staff. An integral part of the fantastic Waihi Lifecare nursing team is Clinical Manager Frances Tait. Having started as a nurse aid at the age of 16 in 1976, Frances worked her...read more
I initially came to stay at Waihi Lifecare for one-month respite and that is when I discovered that life is so good here. After I left, I quickly set the wheels in motion to come back to live, here I am today. I don’t know what it is that makes the place hum, but it...read more
Bev, the Stubbs family and on Homer’s behalf, would like to express their special thanks to the staff at Waihi Lifecare Hospital for the caring love you give to all, and my husband Homer. Over the 10 weeks Homer was in your care you made us welcome. Your compassionate love and care greatly eased Homer’s final journey allowing us all – especially Bev – to spend precious special time with him. Waihi is so fortunate to have their facility and we sincerely hope that the people of Waihi will help to support this special place.
Bev Stubbs, Peter, Jan, Carol and John
Bay Of Plenty Times, April 18 2019