News from Age Concern Canterbury


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Sep 23 2016

Join us for our 10th EXPO, Papanui High School, 26 Sept, 9.30 am-2.30 pm

https://vimeo.com/183772773

Aug 31 2016

Everyone is welcome to attend an Arthritis Education Session presented by Te Kani Moore 
Arthritis Educator 
Arthritis New Zealand
Here: Age Concern Canterbury - seminar room
24 Main North Road, Papanui
Topic:
Managing arthritis
10.00 am-11.30 am - 8 September
RSVP. Ph 366 0903

Aug 30 2016

 The hilarious play, "The Complete History of  the Royal New Zealand Navy Abridged" will be performed at HMNZS PEGASUS, 419 Montreal St, Christchurch between Thursday 6 Oct & Sat 15 Oct. The evening shows are at 7.00pm and here is one matinee performance on Monday 10 Oct at 2.00pm. It is directed by esteemed NZ actor, Mark Hadlow and written by Gregory Cooper, who wrote MAMIL, That Bloody Woman and other iconic NZ shows.

 Tickets are only $15.00 through Ticketek from Monday 4 Sept 16. Contact Dianne Fowler on

(03) 353-4022 or dianne.fowler@NZDF.mil.nz if you have any queries.


Aug 30 2016

Ageism is still the most tolerated form of social prejudice. Many well-intentioned people world wide are depriving older people of independence and choice crucial to ageing well.
Read new research conducted by Revera and the the Sheridan Centre for Elder Research in Canada.

Aug 26 2016

A link to a 'heads up' on roundabouts. Really worth watching.

http://www.stuff.co.nz/motoring/83321229/roundabouts-everything-you-wanted-to-know-but-were-afraid-to-ask


Aug 05 2016

Door-knocking handyman Ondre Howley targeting elderly, Age Concern believes

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/81235205/Door-knocking-handyman-Ondre-Howley-targeting-elderly-Age-Concern-believes