Please Note: Selwyn Centres are closed until further notice, as the Government has advised that everyone over the age of 70 should stay at home to reduce their risk of contracting COVID-19

Selwyn Centres
Weekly get-togethers for over 65s providing fun, advice and support.

Drop in for a cup of tea and a chat with friends old and new. Enjoy games, a bit of gentle exercise, laughter and good times. 

The Selwyn Foundation, Selwyn Centres offer social activities, gentle exercise, a varied events programme, laughter and fun, morning (or afternoon) tea, and practical advice.

The small charge to attend our centres goes towards refreshments, activities and running costs. Some centres also offer lunch or transport (for a small additional fee or donation).


Older adult

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Find a Selwyn Centre near you


Most centres open between 9.30am till 1pm. Centres operate on different days during the week. Contact us to find out more.


The cost of attending a Selwyn Centre is usually between $2 - $4 per session and, if a meal is provided, it  usually costs $6 or less. Transport may be arranged to and from some centres for a small donation.

Service Types

Basic needs

  • Drop-in centre

For older people Selwyn Centres provide a chance to get out and socialise.  For caregivers, especially those providing care to those with mild dementia, this is a chance for a…


Wheelchair Access



Canterbury, Central Auckland, East Auckland, North Auckland, Northland, South Auckland, Waikato, West Auckland

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This page was last updated at 12:51PM on September 8, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by The Selwyn Foundation.