News from around the community and government
In this special edition of the SuperSeniors newsletter, we discuss how you can have your say in the development for a strategy for an ageing population.
Minister for Seniors Tracey Martin today opened consultation on development of a strategy to prepare for an ageing population. The announcement was made at the Annual General Meeting for GreyPower Howick and Pakuranga.
Six groups were successful in the latest Community Connects funding round.
New Zealand has been accepted as an affiliate member of the WHO Global Network of Age friendly Cities and Communities.
In this edition we talk about World Elder Abuse Awareness day and encourage you to have your say on our strategy for an ageing population.
Minister for Seniors Tracey Martin has revealed a new campaign to raise awareness about elder abuse. Over the last two weeks 'undercover crosswords' highlighting elder abuse have been placed in daily and community newspapers throughout New Zealand, to reach people most at risk.