Paulownia Trust

Disability Support Home

We provide live-in residential care in a homely environment, for those with a physical or intellectual disability, at two homes based in Woolston, Christchurch.
House C

Higher Needs

Our bigger home provides an environment suitable for people needing full assistance with care and activities such as those in wheelchairs. Awake and sleepover staff provide 24 hour assistance.
awake + wakeover, 8 bedrooms, 2 carers, 2 person lift
House A

Daytime Support

Our smaller house suits residents who are more independent, requiring some support with everyday needs.
sleepover, 6 bedrooms, 1 carer


“It doesn’t matter how long it takes; residents take pride in being able to do daily tasks, even if it takes a lot longer.”
Daily laughter
Home-like environment (not institutional)
Patient, empathetic care
Recently refurbished
Double glazed
Air-conditioned comfort

We provide professional, individual support to people with a disability to live a life like anyone else.

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Joining us

Application Process

1. Visits
Get in touch to arrange a visit. Come for dinner. Find out if you are comfortable and it’s the right fit.
2. Apply
Apply for funding e.g. Lifelinks, Nasc, ACC
3. Vacancy
Funding & space availability confirmed.

Get in touch

Schedule a visit or ask a question
03 389 4489
534a & c Ferry Road, Woolston,
Christchurch 8023
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