Travel 2 U

Travel 2 U is a local travel agency that’s focused on “the Joy of the Journey”. They specialise in 3-4 week personally escorted small group experiences overseas. Here is a quote from their website: “Since 1997 Travel 2 U has provided individually tailored travel solutions to people throughout New Zealand and around the world. As … Continued


Access4all is an accommodation and activity guide intended for use by anyone with mild to major mobility difficulties, and an undiminshed desire to travel. It has listings of motels, apartments, holiday parks and activities in most of the major NZ destinations. More are being added all the time. Every property listed includes an option of … Continued

Living Will / Advance Directive

A consumer makes a choice about a possible future health care procedure that is intended to be effective only when he or she is not “competent” For more information please download the New Zealand Medical Association Member Advisory Service, Information Sheet:

Charities Commission

Charities in New Zealand All Registered Charities in New Zealand appear on the Charities Register. The Register summarises each charity’s purposes, activities, sector and includes their Annual Return – a yearly report which details their income, expenditure and activities. See website for Charities Register.

Senior Transitions Charitable trust – formerly Senior Move Managers

The Trust assists Seniors to declutter and remove items when they haven’t been able to maintain their home themselves. Financial assistance may be available to elderly people in need. They help return homes to a safe environment to help people stay at home longer or, if required, move into more suitable housing or residential care.

NetSafe ( Net Safe )

NetSafe receives reports of common digital challenges that cause financial and emotional harm to New Zealanders. Reports are submitted via the Online Reporting Button website, via their free telephone helpline (0508 NETSAFE) and via email and social media channels including Twitter and Facebook. Kiwis can report online scams and frauds, privacy breaches, online trading complaints, … Continued

Rug grip at Carpet Court

Rug grip available through Carpet Court stores. Avoid falls by using the backing available through their stores. 309 Cashel Street – 366 9604 237 Blenheim Road – 349 9485 460 Moorhouse Ave – 379 2500

Relationship Property The Property (Relationships) Act 1976. The law will applies to two people over the age of 18 who are living together as a couple. The act gives an extensive definition of what living together as a couple means. It deals with the fair division of property when the relationship ends. Changes to the law … Continued

Work and Income New Zealand – WINZ

For General enquiries or to make an appointment call above number Unemployment Benefit 0800 559 009 For NZ Super or extra financial assistance call 0800 552 002 Veteran’s Pension Centre 0800 650 656 Community Service Card 0800 999 999 Residential Subsidy Care 0800 999 727 Community Costs – contact Residential Subsidy Unit 0800 999 779 … Continued