The Minister

Hon. Minister Maggie Barry

The Minister for Seniors is the Honourable Maggie Barry ONZM


10 October 2017

Te Wiki Kaumātua Seniors’ Week is a festival of community events and activities planned with older residents in mind that starts in the Capital On Wednesday 11th October.

19 September 2017

Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has welcomed news that Pharmac is on track to fund the vaccine for shingles (herpes zoster), as early as April 2018.

22 August 2017

This edition features an update on the Elder Abuse Response Service, and advice on  financial abuse, home modification subsidies, and on solving disputes in residential facilities.

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Start date: 1 October 2017 - 31 October 2017
Start date: 11 October 2017 - 22 October 2017