News & Blog

A Bellyful of help

Bellyful is a local charity for new mums that provides meals for families with new-borns or young children who are struggling with illness. Our Rest Home residents provided much needed...

40 years young … and still going strong!

This month, HBH Senior Living celebrates 40 years since the doors of Howick Baptist Home and Hospital (as it was then known) were first opened in 1977. A great deal has...

A new lease of life for Stevenson Village

In 2017, HBH Senior Living took over Stevenson Village, a 36-unit retirement village in Howick that provides affordable, social housing for older people. Built in 1975 by Sir William and...

Day Programme Audit

All HBH’s services are audited by the DHBs or Ministry of Health on a regular 3 to 4 yearly cycle. In June HBH’s Day Programme was audited. The results were...

Appreciating the culture of our Chinese community

HBH staff recently took part in a cultural training session that focused on our Chinese community. With a growing Chinese population in Howick, we are keen to foster strong links...

A virtual village for Howick

If you walk down the corridor in the Rest Home right now you will see a sign on the spare office door which says “Hive HQ”. Until February this office...

Rocco gives HBH the paws up

Meet Rocco the cat, a relatively new resident at HBH. Rocco previously lived in a house next door and used to visit HBH on a regular basis. He loved it...

New tenant for old home support building

From the beginning of October you will notice some new things happening in the old home support building across the driveway at HBH. Tranquillity Mind and Body has leased the...

HBH Senior Living rescues social housing village

The latest edition of INsite Magazine featured an article about HBH Senior Living's purchase of Stevenson Village. Below is an excerpt from the article. Read the full story here. “Homelessness is...