Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy: Responding in person/phone to a range of queries from older people and their carers eg. Advising where to obtain a service, what is available. Providing confidential support and empowerment to older people.
Information Resources: Providing written materials eg. pamphlets and resources
Visiting Services: Providing visitors who make regular visits to socially isolated older people in their homes
Education: Holding education seminars for the public eg. positive ageing, Enduring Power of Attorney, WINZ.
Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention Service: Providing confidential support, advocacy and information for people facing elder abuse and neglect
Time Out Programme - held on the 4th Tuesday of each month. 10.30am - 1.30pm. Centrestage Foyer, Centreway Rd Orewa. Entertainment, Guest Speakers, Games. Light lunch is served. Transport available
Skills Bank – Skilled and Semi-skilled trades people available to do small jobs. All Police Checked
Community Hospital Shuttle – Available to all Rodney residents. Services Wellsford, Warkworth, Snells Beach, Hibiscus Coast and Hellensville to North Shore Hospital, Auckland Hospital-StarShip, Waitakere Hospital and Greenlane Clinic. Early/Advance Bookings essential.
Hospital Shuttle phone 09 426 0918 Hospital Shuttle – FREE CALL – 0800 809 342 Hospital Shuttle email – [email protected]
Other services include: private transportation, Senior Drivers courses, Senior Games Day and supplying disability equipment. Please call for more information regarding these services.
Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention Services
Staying Safe: Refresher Courses for Older Drivers
WDHB Community Hospital Shuttle covers Rodney & West Auckland areas
Total Mobility Cards
Skills Bank Services
Disability Equipment for Sale or Hire