Health & Welfare
Access Community Health, Whanganui
Our nationwide team of skilled nurses and 4,000 support workers visit over 20,000 people in their own homes to provide nursing, personal care, rehabilitation and household assistance.
Community House Whanganui, Level 1, Room 121 60 Ridgway Street, Whanganui
Freephone: 0800 284 663
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.
Hours:Meet Monday 7:30pm
Marton Friendship Hall 7 Morris Street,
Ph: 06 327 6365
Freephone: 0800 229 6757
Are you increasingly forgetting appointments, people's names and places? Are you starting to feel you are not coping or have you or a family member been recently diagnosed with dementia? Alzheimers Whanganui can help. Alzheimers Whanganui takes a positive approach to living with dementia. We focus on what a person is still able to do rather than what has been lost.
PO Box 7018, Whanganui
Ph: 06 345 8833
Mobile: 027 255 9987
Contact: Wendy Paterson (Manager)
Arthritis New Zealand
If you have arthritis, or know someone with arthritis, we are here for you! We provide information, advice and support for anyone diagnosed with arthritis. We can put you in touch with healthcare professionals and other community supports throughout the country. Our work also includes advocating for people with arthritis, funding research, and contributing to health policy.
Level 2 120 Featherston Street, Wellington
Freephone: 0800 663 463
Contact: Donna Mumm (Administrator)