Ryman Community News

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Santa lands at Edmund Hillary on homemade sleigh

18 Dec 2020
Resident stories | 2 min read

Santa lands at Edmund Hillary on homemade sleigh

When Warren Barrett was set the challenge of building a Santa sleigh t...

18 Dec 2020
Resident stories | 1 min read

Pam meets her self-imposed deadline

Pam de Bell had been researching retirement living for three years fol...

17 Dec 2020
Resident stories | 1 min read

Lois is loving life at Lincoln Road

Two months after moving into Miriam Corban Retirement Village Lois Bur...

15 Dec 2020
Resident stories | 2 min read

Jim celebrates his 104th birthday

When former POW James Easton was released from the WWII prison camp, m...

30 Nov 2020
Resident stories | 1 min read

The Nightingales sing Ryman’s praises

It was an unusual start to retirement living for Raewyn and Des Nighti...

24 Nov 2020
Resident stories | 3 min read

Betty’s midair fright changes the course of her life

When Betty Ferguson moved recently to Ryman Healthcare’s Murray Halber...

10 Nov 2020
Resident stories | 2 min read

Scarecrow Festival team scores another win

A team of residents from Linda Jones Retirement Village has repeated t...

02 Nov 2020
Resident stories | 1 min read

‘It’s one huge happy family!’

Patricia Gouk didn’t know anyone when she first moved into Linda Jones...

27 Oct 2020
Resident stories | 2 min read

Woodturning ways fill up Tom’s days

Rising to the challenge of turning a rough piece of wood into a stunni...

About Ryman Healthcare:

Ryman Healthcare was founded in Christchurch in 1984 and owns and operates 39 retirement villages in New Zealand and Australia. Ryman villages are home to 12,000 residents, and the company employs more than 6,000 staff.

Media advisory: For further information, photos, interviews or comment please contact Corporate Affairs Manager David King on 03 366 4069 or 021 499 602 or Communications Advisor Maryvonne Gray on 027 552 0767.