About Us

Enliven is the new name for Presbyterian Support Southland’s Services for Older People. Enliven has a proud history of supporting older people in the region for more than 95 years. Today, Enliven provides a full range of services that support people to maintain their independence and enjoy fulfilling lives.

The Enliven service philosophy recognises that, some things make for healthier, happier living, no matter what your age or abilitiy. A sense of community; friends, family, whānau; giving and receiving; making decisions for yourself; and, most of all, practical support when you need it.

At Enliven we work alongside you and your family to achieve these things. Our Care staff will spend time getting to know you and your family, tailoring our range of services to meet your unique needs. We believe it’s important to support your emotional, cultural and social needs, as well as any practical day-to-day requirements. We aim to build on your strengths in a way that preserves dignity and promotes overall wellbeing.

Services and support provided by Enliven in Southland include:

  • spacious and well-presented retirement living options
  • practical support enabling older people to continue living in their own home
  • warm, welcoming and friendly rest homes and hospitals
  • rest home and hospital level care for those living with dementia