Riverside Park Home is a modern, bright home in a safe, secure and attractive part of the Pietermaritzburg CBD on Bulwer Rd in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The home provides spacious comfortable facilities for 107 permanent residents offering frail and/or specialised dementia and respite care. Residents can get involved in day to day activities or just take it easy enjoying the care offered.
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The tranquil accessible gardens are home to an abundant birdlife, which can be enjoyed from the patios, while the heated, indoor hydrotherapy pool is well used in summer.

Marmalade, the resident cat roams his domain and has his favourite amongst the residents.

Riverside trains Home Care Aids and facilitates their placement to assist seniors living in the community. It also hires out equipment such as walkers, wheelchairs and commodes.

Riverside offers residents:

  • A comfortable home offering quality frail, dementia and respite care
  • Full catering services
  • Laundry and cleaning services
  • 24 hour nursing care
  • 24-hour security
  • En-suite toilet facilities
  • A range of social activities
  • A range of convenience services


Eden Philosophy

We ascribe to the Eden Alternative, a philosophy of care which honours the individuality of every senior and encourages the active participation of the residents in activities and decisions.

The PADCA Family

As part of the PADCA family, Riverside Park Home has the leadership and support of the umbrella organisation and residents have preferential access to the continuum of PADCA services.





Hour Nursing Care


Coffee Shop


Charity Shop


The home caters for seniors requiring an excellent standard of care and is priced accordingly. Very limited subsidisation of rent for qualifying seniors occurs, giving some financial support. Consideration is given to under aged disabled people to be accommodated.

The cost is R 12 850 per month (vat incl) for permanent frail care, and R 450 (vat incl) per day for respite care.