The Evergreen Club (part of Delta Community Support Trust)

The Evergreen Club believes each older person has the right to the best quality of life and the highest achievable level of mental, physical and social well being within a quality individualised programme.   The Evergreen Club is a restorative Day Care service providing a  happy, safe and homely environment while encouraging professional & caring … Continued

Strong and Stable Seniors

Chair based exercise session for anyone wanting to safely stretch, strengthen and improve their balance. $5.00 per session. Every Thursday at 11.15am.

Mary Potter Community Centre

For people who would like to meet new friends and join in social activities at the centre.Open Mondays & Thursdays from 10am to 4pm. Activities include exercise and a cup of tea, housie, movies, travel club and games. For further information, ring the above telephone number. Monday Programme:- 9:30am – Games 10:00am – Morning tea … Continued

St Albans Neighbourhood Trust – St Albans Baptist

The Golden Connection Programme is a Neighbourhood Trust Activities Programme designed for over 60s. Golden Tours These tours are for those aged 60 years and over. The Trust runs half and full day bus trips to places of interest. They are heavily subsidised to keep costs to a minimum. Phone Melissa Henderson on 355 6522 … Continued

Christchurch Senior Citizens Assn – EDGEWARE

Venue Scottish Hall, Edgeware Road. Cards, Mondays 12.30pm – 3.00pm $2.00 afternoon tea is provided. (Arrive 12.15pm) Indoor bowls, Tuesdays 12.45 – 3.00pm (arrive 12.30). $3.00 Dancing lst and 3rd Saturdays, 1.30pm to 4pm. Live band proving very popular. Cost $6.00. All welcome with or without a partner. Friendship group. Social outings may be partly … Continued

Albarosa

A licensed Rest Home specialising in dementia care and other age related disorders. 40 beds. Al clients should be advised to request a referral from their G.P. for a full assessment before entering rest home care or contact Older Persons Health/Adult Community Referral Centre, Burwood Hospital  Phone 337 7765

Rockers of Ages – Community Dance and Choir- The Muse

. At The Muse you can: play music with your whole family sing with others – join a choir develop vocal and performance skills learn music theory, ukulele and percussion and much more….. There is good evidence that singing together can also improve health. Sing your way out of the blues by joining a community … Continued

Libby Drayton

Available for older clients through the Harakeke Centre. Free counselling for those suffering earthquake stress. Qualified and experienced in a diverse range of client needs including loss, grief and separation and caring for elderly. Qualifications: M.N.Z.A.C.,B.A., Adv.Dip.Tching, Adviser in Special Education, Reg Teacher- Primary,Secondary,Tertiary,Teacher of Deaf, Remedial Reading Specialist,ESOL.

Royal N Z Foundation of the Blind

Ring the above number, or 0800 24 33 33 for information about services, to enrol as new members, to order Talking Books etc.  RNZFB offers a craft group; training; education and support for blind persons and their families. Ph. 355 8381- News ‘phone – this service has recorded extracts from newspapers, read by volunteers. Approved … Continued

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