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Age Concern Nelson Tasman Inc

Social Service

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, and promotes dignity and respect for older people. Much of our work is around encouraging and supporting friendships and social connection, offering low-cost transport options, van outings, Tea & Talks, intergenerational connection and a fun singing group.

Ages

Older adult

How do I access this service?

Make an appointment, Referral, Contact us, Walk in

Hours

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Service Types

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 carers who are looking after a loved one in their home full-time. The Needs Assessment Agency can grant the carer some respite time, and…

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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 Staying Safe driving course for older drivers, which is a short refresher of the Road Rules. We run Life Without a Car workshops to help 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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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.

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 10:37AM on July 4, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Age Concern Nelson Tasman Inc.