News from Age Concern Canterbury


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Mar 10 2016

A joint initiative to provide information about Community Transport Services is contained in this booklet:

http://ageconcerncan.org.nz/media/files/Community_Transport_Services_in_Canterbury_26Revised_hCsnHbu.docx

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


Jul 12 2016

Monday, September 26, celebrate International Older Persons Day at our 10th Health and Safety EXPO.
9.30 -2.30 at Papanui High School.
Access from Langdons Road. You will be guided where you can park the car for a gold coin donation, or if you come by bus or are dropped off, take the Caterpiller from the High School gate right to the door of the exhibits.
Up to 150 exhibitors with something for everyone on the day including entertainment and free tea and coffee.
See our flyer below:

Jun 29 2016

Poto Williams (Host) talks with Simon Templeton, Jane Masters and Trina Cox from Age Concern Canterbury about Elder Abuse.

Jun 22 2016

Remember, if in doubt of purchase or if it sounds to good to be true, don't go ahead. 
If you do sign up for something you have five days in which to change your mind. Even legitimate businesses can take advantage.
http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/81072175/elderly-sold-4500-replacement-heat-pumps-they-dont-need

Jun 16 2016

Senior Chef is enrolling now for Term Three. Enjoy improving your cooking skills with others in similar circumstances.

Enrollments are being taken for Ashburton, Cashmere, Avonhead and Lincoln

Courses start the first week in August. Phone 03 3377781 to find out if you are eligible.

http://www.seniorchef.co.nz/