Age Concern Rodney
Community Health Service
Age Concern Rodney is one of 33 Age Concern councils throughout New Zealand and is under the umbrella of Age Concern New Zealand. Age Concern Rodney is a Not-For-Profit organisation that is totally reliant on community grants and donations. We became incorporated in April 1998 and during these 20 years Age Concern Rodney has provided a variety of services to the elderly of Rodney. The area we service is from Te Hana/Wellsford to the Hibiscus Coast and across to Helensville, including all places in between.
We provide the following services to the elderly of Rodney: Advocacy, Information Service, Time Out Programme, Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention and Awareness Service, Skills Bank, Visiting Service, Age Concern Rodney WDHB Community Hospital Shuttle (available to all age groups in Rodney), Health Promotion, Senior Drivers' Courses, Health and Safety Expo, Senior Games Day, International Day of the Older Person - Celebration Concert.
Our target age group is the older section or 65+ age group and their families in our community but if required we are happy to assist other age groups.
At Age Concern Rodney, we strive to offer a friendly but professional service. We respect our clients' confidentiality, dignity, cultural / religious beliefs and listen without being judgemental or biased.
We at Age Concern Rodney take pride in our quality services and professionalism.
The Age Concern Rodney motto is: “Working together to promote quality of life for older people".
How do I access this service?
Contact us, Make an appointment, Walk in
|Mon – Fri||10:00 AM – 4:00 PM|
Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
- Hospital transport/ shuttle
We provide a community hospital shuttle service that can take clients with outpatient appointments to and from the following Auckland hospitals:
North Shore Hospital
Auckland City Hospital /…
Family / whanau
We are active and vocal on relevant issues and work to assist older people to stay connected with their family, friends and community.
We service the needs of older people. This includes all people over 65 years of age.
We support the older person in situations of all types of abuse and self neglect. Abuse includes financial, physical, emotional and sexual abuse.
To ensure the best possible outcome for…
Our advocacy service covers a broad spectrum of services. We complete forms and applications such as Residential Care Subsidies, provide support for older people who are required to provide submissions…
Wellness / healthy lifestyle
We offer a selection of programmes. This includes monthly time out, senior drivers' courses, an annual senior games, health expos, information days and group presentations.
- Home equipment
- Home visiting
Our services include a visiting service for people over 65 year old who live in the community, and are at risk of social isolation due to having no or few…
Injury, illness or disability
- Aids and equipment
- Disability support
- Home support
Some of our activities, workshops are free to access.
You are welcome to become a member.
Membership is $25 single per annum and $35 couple per annum.
You will need to be a member to access our driving service and skill bank. All members receive an informative quarterly newsletter.
North Auckland, West Auckland
(09) 426 0916
(09) 426 0917
Phone: (09) 426 0918
Free Phone: 0800 809 342
Fax: (09) 426 0917
It is essential Hospital Shuttle bookings are made early - preferably when the hospital appointment is made/confirmed - bookings for the shuttle close three days before the appointment.
PO Box 12
Red Beach 0945
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This page was last updated at 12:18PM on November 21, 2018. This information is reviewed and edited by Age Concern Rodney.