Age Concern Mid North

CONTACT

Address
Kingston House
123 Hone Heke Rd
Kerikeri 0245

Postal Address
P O Box 214
Kerikeri 0245

Phone
09 407 4474

Fax
09 407 4458

Email
acmn@xtra.co.nz

INFORMATION

Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy: Responding in person/phone to a range of queries from older people and their carers eg. Advising where to obtain a service, what is available. Providing confidential support and empowerment to older people.
Information Resources: Providing written materials eg. pamphlets and resources eg. videos and books.
Visiting Services: Providing visitors who make regular visits to socially isolated older people in their homes via Age Concern Accredited Visiting Service and non-accredited programmes.
Education: Holding education seminars for the public eg. positive ageing, Enduring Power of Attorney, Safe With Age Driving Course etc.
Social Activities: Holding events that provide social connection between older people eg. drop in centres
Transport: Providing a transport service to places such as clinics or shopping centres
Total Mobility Scheme: Providing assessment and provision of Total Mobility taxi vouchers.
In-home Support: Referring on to recommended services (eg. trade services) that can provide for the necessary maintenance work to be done in client’s homes. Referring on volunteer workers to undertake small jobs for older people eg. gardening
Exercise/Mobility: Holding exercise programmes in the local community.
Representation: Providing representation and advice on older peoples’ issues to local influential groups eg. District Councils.
Year established
1989

Categories

Advocacy, Age Concern, Home Maintenance, Visiting

Locations

Keri Keri
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