Coming to Rhoda Read Continuing Care

Rhoda Read Continuing Care FacilityRhoda Read is a continuing care facility near Morrinsville.

It is situated on mature, landscaped grounds, offering a restful environment for its 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)


222 Studholme Street
How to find us


  • (07) 889 7039

Visiting hours

  • See details on this page.


  • 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 Morrinsville township, 5 minutes drive from Rhoda Read.

Overnight accommodation options nearby

  • There are hotels, motels and bed and breakfast accommodation in the Morrinsville area.
  • Please refer to online or published accommodation guides such as the AA accommodation website(external link).

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.