Canterbury Croquet Association

Outdoor Croquet; September to March.; There are 13 outdoor clubs: Akaroa, Barrington Park, Cashmere, Diamond Harbour, Edgeware, Elmwood Park, Fendalton, Holmes Park, Hornby, Kaiapoi, Rangiora, St James Park, St Martins, United(Hagley Park). For further information about these Clubs Phone: Greg Bryant 027 580 3158 Indoor Croquet There are also 6 Indoor Clubs playing indoor croquet. These … Continued

Christchurch Quilters

Share the enthusiasm for quilting. Meet 1st Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm. Speakers, demonstrations, use of extensive library. Workshops held through the year.

Probus Clubs in Christchurch

A club for retired or semi-retired people, non-sectarian, non-political, non-fundraising. For intellectual and cultural stimulation, entertainment and friendship. N.B. Groups may be combined, women’s or men’s. The contact for the Northern South Island Probus Association (NSIPA) is Margaret Drake , Director Probus  South Pacific Ltd. See contacts and details for Probus Clubs in the area … Continued

Public Trust

For information regarding Wills, Pre-paid funeral trusts, Enduring Power of Attorney etc. ring the above freephone number or search their website. Open 8.30am -5.00pm. Answer phone available after hours.

Riccarton Baptist Church (Oak Development Trust)

Oak Development Trust provides resources to help meet the social, emotional, physical and spiritual needs in the Riccarton area. It is an initiative of the Riccarton Baptist Church. NAIL CLINICS – cutting of nails by Nurses 6 weekly on Tuesdays 10am – 4pm. Telephone Carol Renouf 385 4634 or 027 2820693 to make an appointment. … Continued

Deans Avenue Precinct Society

Boundaries: Avon River north of Matai Street East/Railway line/Blenheim Road/Deans Avenue. Ring the number above if you have a strong interest in the area..

Parry Field Lawyers

Parry Field provides legal advice and support to older people. Lois Flanagan, Partner, has experience working with Age Concern and understands the special needs of older people. Lois can help with all legal matters relating to residential care. * Wills *Allowing someone else to help make decisions for you if needed (Enduring Power of Attorney) … Continued

Harakeke Club-Day Centre

Website: Presbyterian Support Upper South island operate the purpose-built Harakeke Club venues in Riccarton and Linwood: friendly, needs-based day programmes for people with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia. Transport is available to and from the club and a midday meal, morning and afternoon teas provided. The centres are purpose-built stand alone dementia specific facilities … Continued

Margaret Stoddart Retirement Village

Margaret Stoddart Retirement Village provides independent living, assisted living in serviced apartments and the very best of rest home care. All set among beautifully landscaped gardens. All clients should request a referral from their G.P for a full assessment before entering rest home care.