The New Zealand Aged Care Association (NZACA), is a not-for-profit, national membership organisation which represents all parts of the aged-care residential sector. 
Our members provide long and short term residential services to the over 65 cohort.


Industry update

A regular update from the aged residential care 
industry on topical issues.

Aged residential care occupancy for 31 December 2017 quarter

The national occupancy figure at 31 December 2017 is 86.9% (Figure 1, red line).  This is unchanged from 30 September[1] and is very similar to the 87.0% occupancy recorded in...

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Caring for our older Kiwis


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Press Releases

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7 days ago

Congratulations to @NZACA Assoc member Eldon Lodge Rest Home on their new sensory room:

10 days ago

Caring for our older Kiwis shows the significant benefits of aged residential care for an older person’s health and……

1 months ago

Caring for our older Kiwis: "The results show that many elderly people are simply waiting too long to access care,……