Hours are Monday-Friday 9.00 am-3.00pm. Te Whare Roimata is a grass roots community development organisation working with the inner city people of the eastern community. We provide a range of programmes. Non profit making.
You are warmly invited to visit, have a cuppa and take part in programmes of interest to you. Programmes are as follows – Ph 379 5134 for details of all programmes:-
Playgroup -Discontinued at present.
Adult ESOL Class and Homework Class5.00pm-7.00pm
Welfare Information & Advocacy – Ongoing by appointment
Maori Health Programme – Regularly by appointment – includes annual Maori Health Day.
Neighbourhood Support & Outreach – Ongoing by appointment – includes home visiting & support especially for older people.
Gold Coin Café – Thursday 12.15 – Cost Gold Coin – Held at 468 Worcester St. booking required
Labour Pool – Ongoing throughout ChCh
Will do section tidying, rubbish removal and small household shifts. Also have a truck for removal of small amounts of furniture. Clients are asked to pay small amount towards costs unless extenuating circumstances exist.
Linwood Community Arts Centre, cnr Worcester St & Stanmore Road, a wide range of activities are offered, including workshops, classes, festivals, ongoing performances, concerts, art tours & exhibitions.
Maori Community Worker – Ongoing
Smith Street Community Garden – Ongoing
Also have group outings, walking groups & neighbourhood recreation activities.
Six Weekly foot clinic is available. Help available with toe nail cutting, referral available to Podiatrist.
Maureen McGregor is a community health worker with Partnership Health and may be able to provide transport to essential medical appointments and assistance in accessing primary health care, phone 021 906 922.