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Age Concern Central Hawke's Bay

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At a glance
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
Owner
- 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 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: 7 Mar 2017
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: 7 Mar 2017
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.
- Frozen Meals
- 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: 7 Mar 2017
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: 7 Mar 2017
Companionship
CompanionshipSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Visiting Service Yes No No
Activities/Exercise Programme Yes No No Sit and be fit classes
Other Social Support Yes No No
Updated: 7 Mar 2017
What's New

 

 

March 2017 with Age Concern

TEA/COFFEE

Tea/coffee morning will be held at the Masonic Lodge from 10am onwards on 10th & 31st March.  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. 

 RUMMIKUB

A group meets every Friday afternoon from 1pm to 3.30pm.  All welcome  Cost: $2.00.  .

SIT AND BE FIT SESSION

Every Tuesday at Masonic Lodge Hall.  9.30am start followed with a cup of tea.  Instructor: Frances Heke, Physiotherapist.  Cost $4.00.  All welcome.  Transport available.  All welcome. 

 PODIATRIST

 Friday 3rd & 31st March  —book at the office.  Cost: $35.00

DANNEVIRKE SHOPPING TRIP

Friday 17th  March.  Lunch your cost at Servicemen’s Club.  Cost: $15.00..  Leave 9am from office.

TRIP TO CHALK & CHEESE, HAVELOCK NORTH

Thursday 23rd March.  Cheese tasting and talk  plus tea and plain coffee $5.50.  Lunch your cost at Divine Café (Sommerset) and a look around Harrisons plant shop on the way home.  Cost:: $21.00 plus lunch your cost.

MEN’S TRIP

Wednesday 15th March to Putt Putt Golf at Marine Parade & lunch (Venue to be decided but possibly Napier RSA).  Leave office at 9am.  Cost $15.00, luch and Putt Putt Golf your cost.  Book at the office

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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