The Pure Food Co. ( A meal alternative ) Meals

/ Let food be your medicine Fresh, easy, nourishing and delicious pureed food that looks and tastes really good. Particularly appropriate for those who find it difficult or impossible to eat normal food, requiring a radically modified diet that is safe to swallow. Research revealed the eating experience for far too many people was distressing. … Continued

126 On the Corner

The following activities are held at St Aidans – Hei Hei Broomfield Community Development Trust MONDAYS: Cooking classes, men & women welcome, 1-3pm Cost $1.00 plus some ingredients; take home the meal. TUESDAYS: Ladies only, variety of activities eg crafts, outings, etc; 1-3pm; cost varies depending on the activity. WEDNESDAYS: The Walking Group weekly charge … Continued

Senior Chef (Cooking for Older People, HEHA)

Senior Chef is a FREE eight-week  course for people aged 60 and over who want to improve their cooking skills, confidence, or motivation around cooking for one or two people. Classes are three hours long, and run once a week, usually starting at 10am. There are usually eight to 10 people in a class. Each … Continued

Healthy Eating Healthy Ageing (Nutrition)

Healthy Eating, Healthy Ageing is a public health project which aims to improve the physical activity levels and the nutritional wellbeing of community-living older people (aged 65 years or close to 65 with age-related conditions) in Canterbury. The project is delivered by a registered dietitian and an administrator based at The Princess Margaret Hospital, Canterbury … Continued

The Good Companion

The Good Companion provides professional and personal in-home care and companionship for elderly, disabled and convalescing people who wish to continue living in their own homes. The Good Companion now has over ten years of experience providing live in care and companionship to New Zealanders finding it hard to cope at home. All carers are … Continued

Methodist Mission

Work to reduce disadvantage, so all people live life to the full within inclusive communities. Work with the oldest and youngest members of our community, families in need, and those without social supports If food assistance is needed, identification will be required (ie community services card or driver’s license etc). Links to other Methodist Mission … Continued

International Buddhist Assn South Island NZ

Buddhist Dharma functions on Fridays at 7 pm, Young Adult Division activities, Art Gallery, Cultural events & classes, Tai Chi, Buddhism studies, Fo Guan Tea House (vegetarian cafe), souvenir shop, participate in society charity work, etc. For further information, ring the above telephone number.

Wainoni Avonside Community Services (WACS)

The Methodist Church, 878 Avonside Drive, opposite Porritt Park, is a venue where people of all ages can meet for fun & enjoy the company of others. ACTIVITIES PROGRAMMES: TUESDAY TAI CHI: – beginners 11.45 am to 12.45 pm, intermediate 1 pm to 2 pm  $2.00 LINE DANCING:  – Advanced   9.45 am  – 11.45 am … Continued

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