Seniors’ Support Information

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EditorTamara Bennett or 021 255 1087

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The Selwyn Foundation is able to tailor and coordinate services to support you and your loved ones to continue living at home, remaining well, safe and comfortable. We can assist you to access subsidised care that you may be eligible for, along with additional services that you and your family can pay for.
Call Sandi today on call 0800 30 1234 and share with her your needs and requirements, and we will tailor services to meet your needs and budget.


Transport Links

Company NamePhoneInformation
Taxis United0800 701 259
09 295 100
St Johns Health Shuttle0800 WAKA ORA 0800 9252
Health related appointments (Koha or gold coin)
Franklin Transport Services09 238
medical appointment transport 48 hours’ notice required
White Rose Cars09 238 9728 021 10 20
shuttle, private, medical
Freedom Companion Driving0800 956 956 09 218 7475
Kirsten Jones
09 218 7475
Medical appointments, ACC funded transport, scenic drives, social, shopping, personal grooming, Total Mobility Service, wheelchair accessible vehicles, airport

Franklin Social Workers Network Support

NameOrganisationPhone NumberEmail
Maria AstilleroMatariki
Les PihemaThe
Leisl Holtzhauzen Franklin Family
Sandy FretwellFranklin Family
Karen OrrFamily
Maxine OakleyAge
Sasha MisurAge Concern
Vicky GrayChild Development Team
Dori PhillipsFamily
Conrad BezuidenhoudMHSOP/
Kumeroa PhillipsHuakina Development
Patricia WilliamsKidz Social
Sonya PereiraHope Unlimited
Stacey TuaaMahi
Michael VernerMahi
Desiree DonaldsonStand childrens
Maggie RamalingamStand childrens
Caroline Gatimel Waiuku Family
Catrin SusserCommunity Health Services