Age Concern Wanganui


  • Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy: Responding in person/phone to a range of queries from older people and their carers eg. Advising where to obtain a service, what is available. Providing confidential support and empowerment to older people.

  • Information Resources: Providing written materials eg. pamphlets and resources eg. videos and books.

  • Visiting Services: Providing visitors who make regular visits to socially isolated older people in their homes via Age Concern Accredited Visiting Service and non-accredited programmes.

  • Education: Holding education seminars for the public eg. positive ageing, Enduring Power of Attorney,  etc.

  • Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention Service: Providing confidential support, advocacy and information for people facing elder abuse and neglect.

  • Transport: Providing a transport service to places such as clinics or shopping centres

  • Representation: Providing representation and advice on older peoples' issues to local influential groups eg. District Councils.

Year established  1978    

                                                                                                    Age Concern Wanganui Office


Contact Information

Postal address: PO Box 703 Wanganui 4540
Physical address: 164 St Hill Street, Wanganui
Telephone: 06 345 1799
Facsimile: 06 347 2334



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