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Age Concern Wairoa Incorporated

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At a glance
Name
Age Concern Wairoa Incorporated
Category
Community Groups
Address
8 Lahore Street,
Wairoa 4108
Postal Address
P O Box 210
DHB
Hawke's Bay
Phone
06 838 3307
Fax
06 838 3309
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
Bernard Ryan - 06 838 3307
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Description
Age Concern Wairoa serves the needs of older people through information, education & awareness, activity programmes, tai chi,elder abuse & neglect service, visiting, transport, advocacy.
Community Group Types
Community Group TypesStatusDetails
Health and Disability Support Groups and Contacts Yes Our Elder Abuse Coordinator is available cases of abuse and neglect. She can be contacted on 06 838 3256.
Community Organisations Yes An organisation of caring and friendly people dedicated to improving the lifestyle and welfare of older people.
Relationship and Counselling Services Yes Trainee councillor is available for consultation.
Fitness and Recreation Yes Tai Chi, social groups, group speakers, trips and outings. Sit and Be Fit classes Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11am.
Links to other sites, e.g. government, health, legal, consumer etc Yes Age Concern NZ website is: www.ageconcern.org.nz
Kaumatua Services Yes Working together with KE.
Updated: 5 May 2015
Description
Age Concern has a vision for a society for all ages - an inclusive society that optimises the lives in all generations and cultures.
Endorse the United Nations principles for older persons. These principles are centred on the rights of older people to;
- Independence
- Participation
- Care
- Self-fulfilment
- Dignity
Ensuring that older people have opportunities to participate, contribute and be involved in whatever ways they choose.
Updated: 18 Nov 2008
Special Features
Age Concern is a charitable, non profit organisation working to promote quality of life for older people.
Updated: 18 Nov 2008
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: 13 Jul 2008
Companionship
CompanionshipSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Club/Drop in Centre No Yes No Office in 8 Lahore Street WAIROA
Visiting Service No Yes No Volunteer visitors. field officer
Activities/Exercise Programme No Yes No Outings, tai chi, social groups Weekly activity programme. March-September
Other Social Support No Yes No Advocacy, educational programmes,transport, information, newsletters. Mobility Scooter Users Meetings. Call centre: Wairoa Community Bus. Sheilton Village management.
Updated: 30 Dec 2009

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