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Age Concern Auckland

Community Health Service

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9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

250 Puhinui Road, Papatoetoe, Auckland

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Description

Age Concern Auckland is committed to promoting wellbeing, rights, respect and dignity for older people. Our vision is that older people are enabled to live a valued life in an inclusive society.

We are one of the most significant providers of support and services to older people in the Auckland region and are one of a nationwide network of 31 members, branches and associates affiliated to Age Concern New Zealand (ACNZ). We provide services, information, advice, support, education and advocacy to older people in response to local needs. Our Counties Manukau office provides support from as far south as Mercer, north to Mangere, east to Kaiaua and west to the Awhitu Peninsula, including the Franklin region.

Age Concern Auckland works towards a society where older people are respected, valued, supported and empowered. We enhance the health and wellbeing of older people by promoting quality-assured activity, information, support and advice, and ensuring that older people have the opportunity for choice and continued independence. We are active and vocal on issues affecting older people. 

Services in the Counties Manukau area include Social Work, Counselling, Accredited Visiting Service, Health Promotion, Handyman/Fieldworker, Community Strength and Balance Coordination,Total Mobility Assessment, Information and resources.

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website www.ageconcernauckland.org.nz

Hours

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Thu 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our office is open for people to visit to access information and resources.

If you would like to see our social workers, handyman fieldworker, or counsellor an appointment is necessary.

Call reception on 2794331 ext 800 to speak to or leave a message with our Administrators.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

250 Puhinui Road, Papatoetoe, Auckland

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Thu 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Please DO NOT Post mail to our physical address.  Our Postal address is PO Box 53155 Auckland Airport 2160

NB: Our office phone is extremely busy and you may go directly to voice message.  Leave a message with a number to contact you during business hours and we will endeavour to call you back as soon as we can.

Service Types

Older adult

Information, resources and services for people over the age of 65 years living in South Auckland

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Elder abuse

Elder Abuse Response Service

If you are concerned about elder abuse and neglect, whether you are an older person yourself, a family member, friend, neighbour or professional, you can contact…

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Counselling

We have a qualified and experienced counsellor, with an affinity and empathy for older people and the issues that concern them. Read more counselling service South Auckland

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Health Promotion

We run a range of Health Promotion Programmes throughout the year and on request as required. All seminars, workshops and courses are free to all older people, both…

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Home support

  • Home equipment
  • Home visiting
  • Accredited Visiting Service

With our Accredited Visiting Service, we aim to improve the social interaction and connectedness and reduce the loneliness of older people, Koroua and Kuia in Counties Manukau.…

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Transport

  • Disability transport (total mobility)

We do not have a transport service but Age Concern Counties Manukau Inc (ACCM) are approved agents for Auckland Transport’s Total Mobility (TM) scheme. The TM scheme is designed to…

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Family / whanau

  • Support

Family Whanau and carers of older people can access information and resources to help them support the older person in their whanau Age-Concern-Auckland-resources

Community Strength and Balance

  • Community Strength and Balance Programmes

We are part of a nation-wide movement to reduce falls and fractures and support older people to live stronger for longer. Older people pride themselves…

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Charges

Our services are available free of charge to older people in South Auckland except for the Total Mobility Transport scheme which incurs fees.  Contact us for information about that.

People can become members with an annual subscription paid in July for the following year. Members receive a quarterly newsletter.

Languages Spoken

English

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

East Auckland, South Auckland

Contact Details

Cambria Park Homestead
250 Puhinui Rd
Papatoetoe
Auckland 2025
(do not post to this address use the Post Office Box)

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Street Address

Cambria Park Homestead
250 Puhinui Rd
Papatoetoe
Auckland 2025
(do not post to this address use the Post Office Box)

Postal Address

PO Box 53155
Auckland Airport 2150

This page was last updated at 12:24PM on July 26, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Age Concern Auckland.