Seniors’ Support Information

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EditorTamara Bennett smilingdragontaichi@gmail.com or 021 255 1087

Useful Links
www.eldernet.co.nz
www.healthpoint.co.nz
www.newzealandnow.govt.nz/regions-nz/auckland/community-services
www.workandincome.govt.nz/eligibility/seniors
www.superseniors.msd.govt.nz
www.familysupport.org.nz/
www.pukekohecommunityaction.co.nz/selwyn
www.grownups.co.nz/   50+ Lifestyle magazine

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.
https://www.selwynfoundation.org.nz/community/community-support/

 

Transport Links

Company NamePhoneInformation
Taxis United0800 701 259
09 295 100
www.taxisunited.co.nz
St Johns Health Shuttle0800 WAKA ORA 0800 9252 672mairiana.roxas@stjohn.org.nz
Health related appointments (Koha or gold coin)
Franklin Transport Services09 238 6233www.franklinfamilysupport.org.nz
medical appointment transport 48 hours’ notice required
White Rose Cars09 238 9728 021 10 20 678www.whiterosecars.co.nz
shuttle, private, medical
Freedom Companion Driving0800 956 956 09 218 7475
Kirsten Jones
09 218 7475
info@freedomdrivers.co.nz
www.freedomdrivers.co.nz
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 CMDHBMariaVictoria.Astillero@middlemore.co.nz
Les PihemaThe CottageLes.Pihema@middlemore.co.nz
Leisl Holtzhauzen Franklin Family SupportLHoltzhauzen@familysupport.org.nz
Sandy FretwellFranklin Family SupportSfretwell@familysupport.org.nz
Karen OrrFamily Works-SWiSKaren.Orr@fwn.org.nz
Maxine OakleyAge ConcernMaxineO@accm.org.nz
Sasha MisurAge Concern
Joyleen DawsonNASCJoyleen.Dawson@middlemore.co.nz
Vicky GrayChild Development Team CMDHBVicky.Gray@middlemore.co.nz
Dori PhillipsFamily Works-SWiSDori.Phillips@fwn.org.nz
Abby AlesanaFrameworksAbby.Alesana@framework.org.nz
Beryl McElroyHospiceberyl.mcelroy@hospice.co.nz
Conrad BezuidenhoudMHSOP/ILOCConrad.Bezuidenhoud@middlemore.co.nz
Kumeroa PhillipsHuakina Development Trustkumeroa@huakina.co.nz
Patricia WilliamsKidz Social Serviceskidzsocialservices@xtra.co.nz
Rachel KurusaFrameworksrachel.kurusa@framework.org.nz
Sonya PereiraHope Unlimited Trusthope@hopeunlimitedtrust.org.nz
Stacey TuaaMahi MarumaruStacey.Tuaa@connectsr.org.nz
Michael AitkenFrameworksmichael.aitken@framework.org.nz
Michael VernerMahi Marumarumichael.verner@connectsr.org.nz
Desiree DonaldsonStand childrens servicesDesiree.Donaldson@standforchildren.org.nz
Maggie RamalingamStand childrens servicesmaggie.ramalingam@standforchildren.org.nz
Caroline Gatimel Waiuku Family Supportcarolineg@waiukufamilysupport.co.nz
Catrin SusserCommunity Health Services cmdhbcatrin.susser@middlemore.co.nz