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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
Waipukurau 4200
Postal Address
Same as above
DHB
Hawke's Bay
Phone
06 858 9158
Email
View Email Address
Web
Visit Website
Personnel
Manager
Deborah Biggs - 06 8709060
Community Worker
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 SAYGO (Steady as you go) sessions in Waipukurau on a Tuesday morning.
Updated: 3 Sep 2019
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: 3 Sep 2019
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, Scrabble
- Steady as you go exercise group
- Library to borrow books.
- Social outings, i.e. bus trips, shopping trips.
- Community Worker
- Bi-monthly newsletter.
- Life tubes.
- Elder Abuse & Neglect Social Worker based at Age Concern Hastings.
Updated: 3 Sep 2019
Languages Spoken
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Updated: 3 Sep 2019
Companionship
Companionship
CompanionshipSelf FundedSubsidisedAfter Hours
Activities/Exercise Programme Yes No No Steady as you go exercise group (SAYGO)
Other Social Support Yes No No
Updated: 3 Sep 2019

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