Welcome to Age Concern Wanganui 

Age Concern Wanganui is part of the Age Concern New Zealand network of councils throughout New Zealand. Age Concern Wanganui was established in 1978 under the name of the Wanganui Regional Council for the Ageing.
It became an incorporated society on 1 August 1980 and was renamed as Age Concern Wanganui Incorporated on 26 October 1989.
Age Concern Wanganui Inc became a registered charity on 16 June 2008 (Reg: # CC25886) under the Charities Act 2005.

Age Concern is a community based not-for-profit organisation dedicated to enhancing quality of life for older people. Each council offers a variety of services and information to help meet the needs of older people, families and communities in their area.

Elder Abuse Awareness

15 May 2017

Elder Abuse Key Trends:

Data from Age Concern New Zealand’s Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention Service

-          More than three quarters of alleged abusers are family members

-          More than half of the alleged abusers are adult children and grandchildren

-          Alleged abusers are as likely to be female as male

 Age Concern’s Elder Abuse and Neglect...

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08 May 2017


Helping Older Drivers Find Their Safest Fit

See Events for details and where to book your CarFit check.

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23 Mar 2017



THURSDAY 23RD MARCH 2017 @ 6.30pm

Wot to Wear & Not to Wear’

A funny, raw look at the lighter side of fashion and personal development. Presented by Suzie Johnson, ‘Wot to Wear’ is a politically incorrect comedy/motivational performance aimed at lifting the self esteem of NZ women or in this case Whanganui women of...

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