Age Concern Hamilton

zSupportive Services – A fieldworker is available to support and assist older people in the community. Providing visitors who make regular visits to socially isolated older people in their homes via Age Concern Accredited Visiting Service and non-accredited programmes. Resources and information – Links to websites and publications of interest. Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention … Continued

End of Life Choice (ELOC) Society of NZ

To prevent suffering at the end of life, including pain that cannot be relieved by drugs. Some patients don’t want to be anaesthetised for their last days. To maintain dignity in death. Terminally ill patients often lose control of their bodily functions and would prefer to die before becoming completely dependent on carers. To retain … Continued