Abbeyfield Golden Bay

After years of fund raising, planning and adjusting our design the work of actually constructing an Abbeyfield house in Golden Bay commenced on April 3rd, 2006.

It is a region of Abbeyfield Nea Zeland.

Abbeyfield Newzealand

Abbeyfield is a not-for-profit organisation providing companionship and an affordable home for older people.

The Abbeyfield method of operation is to promote and establish local community-based and volunteer-led Abbeyfield Societies. They, in turn, create and manage local Abbeyfield Houses providing lonely older people a dignified way of life at a weekly housekeeping charge affordable from state sourced welfare payments or the equivalent.

To be the most respected and successful community volunteer provider of locally based, affordable, family-styled housing for lonely older people who seek independence, companionship and safety in New Zealand.