Running For His Mum

I haven’t always been into exercise. Five years ago I couldn’t even run down the street! So when I decided to run Wellington’s Round the Bays half marathon in February I knew it wasn’t going to be easy. Knowing I could fundraise for a cause I believed in made it all the more worthwhile. The decision to run for Sweet Louise was easy because a few years ago, my mum … Read More

November and December Meeting Dates

If you have any questions about Auckland and Northland meetings, please email your Auckland Support Coordinator or email [email protected] to see if transport is available. Please note times for individual meetings. Morning tea is provided. Auckland West/North Shore/Warkworth/Northland Contact Sarah on [email protected] 027 371 8686 or 0800 11 22 77 Henderson: Monday 7 November, 9:30-11am Kings Plant Barn, 224 Universal Drive. Warkworth: Monday 21 November, 10:00-11:30am The Honey Centre, 7 … Read More

September: Upcoming Events

Northland: Breast Cancer Support Northland has an Annual Retreat for Northland women in October. There are still a few places left!! If you would like a relaxing weekend at Mangawhai being pampered, please message them on Facebook for an application. Auckland: Music therapy – at dove hospice, Glendowie, Auckland This opportunity to connect with others around music and relaxation to engage in reminiscence and life reflection through music.  Sessions will be led by … Read More

February: Northland and Auckland News from Sinda, Jana and Sally

The Auckland Members met for a festive Christmas morning tea this month. Thank you to Barbara for creating the decorative candy reindeer to add to the festivity and something to take home. Loaf provided the yummy Christmas fare that went down a treat. We also had a table with some summer holiday reading thanks to SparkPHD. It was a lovely morning and everyone took a little bit of Christmas home … Read More

December: Northland and Auckland News from Sinda, Jana and Sally

It is hard to believe that this is the last newsletter of the year and that once again Christmas with all its highs and lows is speeding towards us. The Auckland office closes on the 23rd of December and opens again on the 5th of January. We will look forward to hearing from and seeing you again next year. Dr Sara Rishworth, Palliative Care Specialist from Mercy Hospice, came and … Read More

October: Northland and Auckland News from Sinda, Jana and Sally

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Whangarei members came together this month for a lovely lively catch up. We had the pleasure of a visit from Katrina Andrews, Whangarei Encore coordinator, who took us through some land based moves and gave us an overview of the programme. The next Encore course starts soon in Whangarei and there are now just a few places available. It is very bountiful in Northland, Members went home with a beautiful … Read More

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