Community Services & Associations

Alzheimers Association of New Zealand

Alzheimers organisations provide information, support and education for people affected by dementia and their supporters.   The Rotorua contact is  listed below along  with the ‘national’ website which hosts useful resources about Dementia.

Contact Details

Phone:
07 349 0053
Email:
[email protected]
Website:
www.alzheimers.org.nz/
Address:
1172 Haupapa Street Rotorua

Citizens Advice Bureau

Offering a variety of services both specific and limited.  Including free legal appointments twice a week, new migrant support clinics once a week and Justices of the Peace clinics twice a week.  Bureau also provides access to telephone use (local calls), fax and copying services along with help filling out forms.  Appointment advisable but not necessary. 

 

Contact Details

Phone:
07 348 3936
Website:
www.cab.org.nz/acabnearyou/rotorua/Pages/services.aspx
Address:
1143 Eruera St Rotorua

Arthritis New Zealand

Arthritis New Zealand offers warm water based exercise classes in Rotorua with sessions at both the Polynesian Pools and the Cantabria pool.   View calendar dates for these classes. Register for classes by calling the 0800 number listed below.  Local Rotorua Arthritis Office contact is 07 348 5121.   The Arthritis New Zealand website is a valuable resource for information on managing arthritis with hints, tips and suitable complementary therapies.

Contact Details

Phone:
0800 663 463
Email:
[email protected]
Website:
www.arthritis.org.nz

Parksyde Community Centre

Parksyde Community Centre caters for the social, recreational, health and educational needs of our older people.  Every month Parksyde hosts a wide range of activities and gentle exercise classes.  Direct link to calendar of activities here.

Contact Details

Phone:
07 348 9892
Email:
[email protected]
Website:
parksyde.org.nz
Address:
79 Tarewa Place Rotorua 3010

Mokoia Community Association

Mokoia Community Association is located on the Eastside of Rotorua and offers a range of community services including arts, craft, exercise, social events and occasional day trips for Seniors 55+.

Contact Details

Phone:
07 3455971
Email:
[email protected]
Website:
insideeastside.org.nz
Address:
297 Vaughan Rd Owhata