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.

Good in the Hood

24 May 2016

What's Good in the Hood?

Z has been helping groups do good in their neighbourhoods since 2012, giving away more than $1 million each year. That’s more than $4 million so far to groups and projects doing good across New Zealand!

Noeleen from Age Concern Wanganui at Z London Street in Wanganui 'encouraging' customers to pop their tokens in the Age Concern Wanganui slot.

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15 Apr 2016

New CEO and National President for Age Concern New Zealand

Age Concern New Zealand is pleased to announce the appointment of a new CEO and National President for the organisation.
Stephanie Clare, current Clinical Leader of Parkinson’s New Zealand, has accepted a secondment with Age Concern in the role of Chief Executive.   
Emeritus Professor, Peter Oettli was...

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'Age Hackers'

03 Mar 2016

Spark launches 'Age Hackers' 

Spark have recruited five tech-savvy seniors to blog about how they use technology in their daily lives - the 'Age Hackers '! The idea is that in doing so, they’ll show that age is no barrier when it comes to using new technology. The aim of the programme is to empower seniors to have confidence with technology, and that it will bust some...

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