Glenwood Home

AT A GLANCE GLENWOOD HOME WHAT: Community trust operated Rest Home, Hospital and Retirement Village WHERE: Timaru, South Canterbury, New Zealand WEBSITE: GLENWOOD HOME “CELEBRATING LIFE” SINCE 1964 F rom the moment you walk through the door, the special ambience of Glenwood Home captures your heart. Cheery rooms, a safe and peaceful environment and all the comforts and conveniences of home. At Glenwood every life is celebrated and every person is valued. The philosophy of the Glenwood community: to establish and maintain care and support services, includes meeting the resident’s spiritual and welfare needs without distinction of race, creed, nationality or opinion. Located in charming Timaru under the auspices of a Community Trust, Glenwood offers a homely, comfortable quality of life that fully recognises and supports the dignity of people growing older. Since its founding in 1964, Glenwood Home has earned a solid reputation as a rest home, hospital and retirement village boasting a high level of professional care in the hands of a well- trained and dedicated staff. It all began in 1957, when the Anglican-Methodist Glenwood Home South Canterbury Trust Board was formed in response to a growing need within the district for an additional specially-designed facility for