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Age Concern Nelson Tasman Inc

Social Service, Community Health

Today

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

Age Concern Nelson Tasman has a range of services for people 65+ in Nelson Tasman. It offers information and support, education and awareness raising, with an overall aim of helping older people live a meaningful life in an inclusive society. At the core of our work is a passion for encouraging and supporting social connection, ensuring older people are not abused, and offering a wide range of events, activities and information.

Ages

Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Make an appointment, Referral, Contact us, Walk in

Charges

Our services are free. Membership costs $25 per year for a single person and $35 per couple. We ask a small koha for some socialising activities.

Hours

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Services Provided

Abuse and violence

  • Elder abuse
  • Information & support
  • Referral to specialist services

Visiting Service

We match trained volunteers with older people in the community who feel isolated and/or lonely. They visit them once a week in their home, or can take them out, offering…

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Carer Relief Service

This is a service offered to full-time at-home carers who are looking after a loved one. The Needs Assessment Service can grant the carer some respite time, and we arrange…

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AgeConnect Nelson Tasman

This is an initiative to create friendships and community connections to help prevent older people becoming socially isolated and/or lonely. Contact the coordinator on ageconnect@ageconcernnt.org.nz to find out more.

Education and training

We run a number of workshops aimed at older drivers: Staying Safe, which is a short refresher of the Road Rules; Life Without a Car workshop is for those thinking…

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Total Mobility Scheme

We administer this scheme on behalf of the local councils, which entitles people aged 65+ who have given up driving for health reasons to reduced taxi fares. Contact us to…

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Advocacy

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Nelson Marlborough

Contact Details

62 Oxford Street, Richmond

Nelson Marlborough

62 Oxford Street
Richmond 7020

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Street Address

62 Oxford Street
Richmond 7020

Postal Address

PO Box 3381
Richmond 7050

This page was last updated at 10:06AM on July 21, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Age Concern Nelson Tasman Inc.