Radius Heatherlea

Centrally located, Heatherlea integrates rest home, private hospital, dementia, palliative and respite care while also offering a social and stimulating home with great food, a range of activities and events, and caring and qualified staff.

Freshly decorated to create a warm and comfortable atmosphere, Radius Heatherlea provides an environment for friends and family to come together. Natural light warms the facility and art lines the hallways between spacious common areas and brings a cosy feel to the home.

Heatherlea offers the best in rest home and respite care. This is a 54 bed facility with 34 rest home beds, including 18 premium rooms with en suites.

Heatherlea also has a dedicated secure Dementia unit with its own secure garden setting.


  •  GP service

  •  24 hour RN cover

  •  Preventive Care

  •  Hairdresser

  •  Physiotherapy

  •  Chaplaincy Services

  •  Podiatrist

  •  Regular Entertainment & Outings

  •  In house activities program

  •  Beauty Therapy/Manicures

  •  Clothing alterations

  •  WiFi

Sue Trafford

Facility Manager

Experience in Aged Care: 24 years+

Sue has a long association with Care Centres and enjoys the experience now, as much as she did years ago. Sue prides herself in delivering 110% and consistently achieving her best.

Sue enjoys knitting, her grandchildren, reading and taking her boat out for some relaxing fishing.


139 Vivian Street,

New Plymouth, 4310