• Arrange for a NASC needs assessment – to do this, call your local DHB or GP and request a NASC needs assessment
  • If the person entering care is unable to make decisions on personal care or financial matters arrange an Enduring Power of Attorney for personal Care and Welfare and Enduring Power of Attorney for Property. These legal documents can be drawn up by a lawyer or Public Trust – This will set out who can make decisions on their behalf.
  • Prepare a financial summary of assets and income.
  • Call WINZ for advice about eligibility for a Residential Care Subsidy or Residential Care Loan.
  • Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have. You are welcome to come and discuss your needs with us at any time.