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Age Concern Central Hawke's Bay

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Name
Age Concern Central Hawke's Bay
Category
Community Groups
Address
3 Porangahau Rd
Central Hawke's Bay
Waipukurau 4200
DHB
Hawke's Bay
Phone
06 858 9158
Mobile
0226578608
Email
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Web
Visit Website
Personnel
Manager
Deborah Biggs - 06 8709060
- Field Officer
06 858 9158
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Description
Age Concern is an organisation that advocates quality of life for older people and promotes active positive ageing.
Community Group Types
Community Group Types
Community Group TypesStatusDetails
Community Organisations Yes A voluntary organisation of caring and friendly people dedicated to improving the lifestyle and welfare of older people.
Fitness and Recreation Yes We offer Sit & Be Fit sessions each week. Scooter Club meet on a Monday afternoon at the office
Updated: 16 Jan 2018
Description
Description
All Age Concern Branches have knowledge of their local area and can provide advice and information about services that are available for older people. A range of services and health promotion activities are provided locally by all Age Concerns.
Updated: 16 Jan 2018
Special Features
Special Features
We offer the following services:

- Support with personal or family issues.
- Support with completing forms, WINZ reviews and allowance forms.
- Referral information. Contact details for provider agencies along with contact details for trusted and fair priced trades people locally.
- Total Mobility Scheme assessments for discounted taxi vouchers.
- Podiatry appointments monthly.
- Coffee mornings with housie.
- Social events i.e. lunch, entertainment.
- Cards 500, Rummikub.
- Scooter Club.
- Digital Seniors.
- Steady as you go exercise group
- Library to borrow books, jigsaws.
- Social outings, i.e. bus trips, shopping trips.
- Home visits by Community Field Officer.
- Volunteer visitors to isolated and lonely older people through the Accredited Visiting Service.
- A wide range of frozen meals sourced from Pure Catering
- Bi-monthly newsletter.
- Life tubes.
- Elder Abuse & Neglect Social Worker based at Age Concern Hastings.
Updated: 16 Jan 2018
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: 16 Jan 2018
Companionship
Companionship
CompanionshipSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Visiting Service Yes No No
Activities/Exercise Programme Yes No No Steady as you go exercise group (SAYGO)
Other Social Support Yes No No
Updated: 16 Jan 2018
What's New
What's New

 

 

 

January 2018 with Age Concern

 

TEA/COFFEE

Tea/coffee morning will be held at the Masonic Lodge from 10am onwards on 26th January.  Transport Available $4.00.  Don’t forget the sales table. Door $3.00, Raffle $2.00.  All welcome.

 

CARDS 500

A group meets every Tuesday at the office from 1.00pm till 3.30.  $2.00 fee.  Come and join in.  First session will be 16th January.

 

 RUMMIKUB

A group meets every Friday afternoon from 1pm to 3.30pm.  All welcome  Cost: $2.00. First Session will be 19th January.

 

STEADY AS YOU GO (SAYGO)

Each Tuesday morning at 9.30am at the Masonic Lodge.  Come and join us doing exercises that use every bit of your body. First session will be 19th January.

 

PODIATRIST

Friday 26th January.  Book at the office.

 

 


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