Lincoln & Districts’ Community Care Assoc Inc

Provide support and information to Lincoln Community and Districts. Open from 9am to 3pm weekdays. www.lincolncomcare.co.nz Services and Activities: 60 Plus exercise group (twice a week) Meals on Wheels Service Resource Library, Budgeting and Counselling Service International Women’s Group Advice on accessing health services Info about Social & Welfare services Hire: wheelchairs, crutches etc – … Continued

Amberley Community Care

Serves the area around Amberley and Leithfield. Key focus of Amberley Community Care is the provision of support for the elderly to enable them to stay in their home. We offer transport to hospital appointments, meals on wheels, and some medical equipment such as lazy boys, wheelchairs, electric beds, walkers.

PARTNERSHIP COMMUNITY WORKERS ( Transport issues )

Partnership Community Workers (PCWs) are available to support older people access health care including assisting them to find solutions to transport problems. They also work with other social services agencies to provide a co-ordinated response to the person’s needs. Referrals are made through the GP’s or Practice nurse, or directly to the appropriate PCW. Because … Continued

Care On Call ( Home care for young and old )

Care on Call is a trusted and reliable provider of high quality home care ( home help ) for people of all ages. Provides one-on-one non-medical assistance for the daily activities that aren’t as easy as they used to be, e.g. personal care, meal preparation, medication reminders, laundry, light housekeeping, local transportation, respite care. Their … Continued

The Total Mobility Scheme (Discounted Taxi Card)

The Total Mobility Scheme provides a subsidised taxi service for clients who meet the eligibility criteria. An eligible person must have an impairment that prevents them from undertaking any one or more of the following components of a journey unaccompanied on a bus, train or ferry in a safe and dignified manner: Getting to the … Continued

Metroinfo (Bus Information)

For local timetable and bus fare information ring the number above or visit the website. Printed timetables and other information available at the Central Station and Service Centres. Super Gold Travel – Metro buses free between 9.00 am – 3.00 pm and after 6.30 pm. All weekends and public holidays. Metro Info welcomes customer comments … Continued

St Lukes in the City Anglican Church

ST LUKES COMMUNITY TRUST:  Contact : Jenny Drury – Ph. 366 3098 The Community Trust’s office remains closed for earthquake repairs, but the Trust continues to operate. Phone the number above for services, activities and help. Or, check out their website. The Trust offers a low cost counselling service and runs events such as an … Continued

Linwood Ave Community Corner Trust

Available programmes : Community Health worker Community Activities Health Programmes Space to rent for community activities may be available. Phone Jennie  389 5303

The Orbiter

After 65 years of age Gold Cards are issued by Winz. To apply for a card, or for further information on eligibility and discounts, visit www.supergold.govt.nz, email information@supergold.govt.nz or call 0800 25 45 65. The SuperGold Card is free for all eligible New Zealand residents aged 65 years or over and those under 65 who … Continued

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