What we provide

In the heart of the Te Awamutu community, Freeman Court has a strong legacy of making sure independent living is affordable and a little easier for local older people. Up to 36 residents enjoy their lives while finding peace of mind knowing support is there if needed.

Independence and support

Freeman Court encourages independent living and wellbeing for as long as possible within a safe and secure environment.

If, at any stage, you  need extra support with day-to-day activity such as showering or dressing, we can assist you to arrange home help. This is usually at no additional cost.

  • 24 hour staff on site, trained in first aid and sector requirements
  • Home cooked meals, morning and afternoon tea provided
  • All linen provided and weekly room cleaning
  • Assistance in arranging home support services if needed
  • Wide variety of optional activities
  • Weekly hairdresser and podiatrist on site
  • Weekly devotional service

 Your room and facilities

At Freeman Court, residents each have their own single room with comfortable bedroom furniture, heating, and opening windows. Everyone has access to communal areas, including lounges, courtyards and dining.

  • Single rooms, fully heated
  • Fully furnished optional
  • Personalise the décor
  • Kitchenette facilities at multiple locations
  • Several communal areas for socialising and relaxing, including a large and light communal dining area
  • Parking is adjacent and a lockable scooter shed is on site
  • Gardens and central courtyard

Respite residency

From time to time, some of our rooms may be available for short term respite. People who stay for respite are entitled to the same services and benefits as permanent residents.

Please contact us for more information on respite care.

Costs and payment

Board is paid weekly, which includes three home cooked meals each day, morning and afternoon tea, and all hot drinks throughout the day. Board covers weekly room cleaning and linen charges and laundry.  Accommodation subsidies are available (please contact WINZ).

The weekly board for a standard room is $465.00, and for an ensuite room is $573.00 (both prices include gst). 

Respite care is on a case-by-case basis and dependent on room availability. The fee is $200 + gst per day. If someone is referred by WDHB, fees are discussed per individual and depend on the clients need. A bond fee applies.

“I’m not going home, I like it here.”

Resident after staying at Freeman Court for 10 days of respite.


Freeman Court has 36 single rooms, with limited ensuite rooms available. 

Please get in touch for more information and let’s discuss how we can help.

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