Celebrating new homes for seniors in Glen Eden
Kāinga Ora and community housing provider Haumaru Housing have officially marked the completion of 41, one-bedroom homes in Glen Eden, designed for older people.
Hon Carmel Sepuloni, Minister for Social Development and Employment recently celebrated the opening of the new homes at the 6-level complex at Wilson Rd, along with representatives from Kāinga Ora and Haumaru Housing.
Kāinga Ora Programme Director Nick Seymour noted all 41 homes have heat pumps, wet areas in the bathrooms and other features such as handrails suitable for people with limited mobility.
“These fit-for-purpose, modern units will provide much needed state homes in an area of high demand, and we wish the tenants gathered here today every happiness in their new homes,” Nick said.