Coming to Matariki Continuing Care

Matariki Continuing Care FacilityMatariki is a continuing care facility located near Te Awamutu.

It is situated in mature, landscaped grounds offering a restful environment for residents and clients.

The buildings are all one-level with ramps for ease of access for all.

Note: From 1 February 2015 Waikato DHB no longer offers any birthing services at Matariki. See here for details(external link)

Address

389 Kihikihi Road
Te Awamutu
How to find us

Telephone

  • (07) 871 7479

Visiting hours

  • See details on this page.

Parking

  • On site, at no charge.

Visiting information

Continuing Care visiting hours

  • Daytime visiting hours are unrestricted and visitors are welcome to call in at any time.
  • We do, however, secure the front door from 8pm, or earlier due to darkness in the winter, so please ring the bell if you arrive after this time.
  • Night time security of the building is important for both the residents and staff, with a security service providing night time checks.

Visitor facilities

  • Onsite carparking at no charge.
  • No public cafeteria, but plenty of cafes, banks/money machines and shops in Te Awamutu township, 5 minutes drive from Matariki.

Overnight accommodation options nearby

Waikato DHB Visitor Policy

  • If you have a cold, diarrhoea, viral illness or are generally feeling unwell, please do not visit patients.
  • All gang regalia, patches or gang colours must be removed.
  • Children under 14 must be supervised and accompanied by an adult.
  • Business visitors must register at our enquiries desk and obtain a Waikato DHB visitors’ pass.

Client/patient information

Continuing Care

The continuing care facility offers 24-hour care for clients who require

  • long-term care
  • palliative care
  • respite care
  • short-term convalescent care and rehabilitation.