Age Concern Tauranga

/ Services Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy: Responding in person/phone to a range of queries from older people and their carers eg. Advising where to obtain a service, what is available. Providing confidential support and empowerment to older people. Information Resources: Providing written materials eg. pamphlets and resources eg. pamphlets and resources. Education: … Continued

Age Concern Nelson

Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention Service: Providing confidential support, advocacy and information for people facing elder abuse and neglect. Visiting Services: Providing visitors who make regular visits to socially isolated older people in their homes via Age Concern Accredited Visiting Service and non-accredited programmes. Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy: Responding in person/phone to … Continued

Age Concern North Shore – Awhina Kaumātua o te Raki Pae Whenua

The services provided by Age Concern North Shore include: Accredited Visiting Service provides companionship and social contact through matching a screened, volunteer friend to an older person who may be lonely. If you would like more information on being a visitor or are over 65 and would like to know more about having a visitor, contact … Continued

Linwood Resource Centre

A community development project to help break down isolation, offering a variety of activities. Open Mondays to Thursdays from 9.30-3.30. Friday 9.30-12.30. Usually mornings best for casual “poppers in”. The kinds of programmes are: “THE ENCLOSED GARDEN”, caregivers with young children – safe gardening space, assistance from Garden Overseer on Tuesdays but open other days, … Continued

Women’s Centre ( Womens Centre )

A quiet women-only space where women can drop in for a coffee, chat, information or just time out. One to one support from Centre Co-ordinator or one of their skilled Support Workers. A call-in line for women in crisis, to talk with a skilled worker. Advocacy (e.g. supporting clients in contact with CYF, WINZ, the … Continued

Age Concern Tairawhiti (Gisborne)

Services Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy: Responding in person/phone to a range of queries from older people and their carers eg. Advising where to obtain a service, what is available. Providing confidential support and empowerment to older people: WINZ expert advocacy (help with renewals) ACC Lawyer (referrals) historic or new cases Power company … Continued

Lyttelton Community House

The current opening hours for Community House are 10am – 2pm The Concept A community house or cottage is a place where people from the community can make friends, have a cup of tea, coffee, get help and make connections with other agencies if needed, or have a chat. There are a number of such … Continued

Age Concern Southland

Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy: Responding in person/phone to a range of queries from older people and their carers eg. Advising where to obtain a service, what is available. Providing confidential support and empowerment to older people. Information Resources: Providing written materials eg. pamphlets and resources eg. videos and books. Visiting Services: Providing visitors who make … Continued

Pain Action In New Zealand PAINZ

Hold monthly meetings with guest speakers and produce a monthly newsletter. Various group meetings. Drop in Centre 9.00am to 3.30pm daily. Coffee Group meets every Wednesday at 10am. Social outings, Bus trips. Have use of the hydrotherapy pools at Burwood Hospital and Christchurch Public Hospital. Agent for Total Mobility taxi vouchers

Manuka Cottage – Addington Community House

Manuka Cottage offer daily support through a variety of activities. The cottage is open Monday to Thursday each week from 9.30am till 1pm. Women’s Day only, Tuesday 9.30am to 1pm, which includes a variety of activities, ring the above telephone number for further information. Monthly outings and exercise on hold. For information regarding these activities … Continued

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