Have returned to 274 Gloucester St.
Hours are Monday-Friday 9.00 am-3.00pm. Te Whare Roimata is a grass roots community development organisation working with the inner city people of the eastern community. We provide a range of programmes. Non profit making.
You are warmly invited to visit, have a cuppa and take part in programmes of interest to you. Programmes are as follows - Ph 379 5134 for details of all programmes:-
Playgroup -Discontinued at present.
Adult ESOL Class and Homework Class5.00pm-7.00pm
Welfare Information & Advocacy - Ongoing by appointment
Maori Health Programme - Regularly by appointment - includes annual Maori Health Day.
Neighbourhood Support & Outreach - Ongoing by appointment - includes home visiting & support especially for older people.
Gold Coin Café - Wed 5pm - Cost Gold Coin - booking required
Labour Pool - Ongoing throughout ChCh
Will do section tidying, rubbish removal and lawns. Also have a truck for removal of small amounts of furniture. Clients are asked to pay small amount towards costs unless extenuating circumstances exist.
Linwood Community Arts Centre, cnr Worcester St & Stanmore Road, a wide range of activities are offered, including workshops, classes, festivals, ongoing performances, concerts, art tours & exhibitions.
Maori Community Worker - Ongoing
Smith Street Community Garden - Ongoing
Also have group outings, walking groups & neighbourhood recreation activities.
Social Activities Group (for people over 45 years) meet every Thursday from 10.30-12.30, cost $2.00. Varied 6 weekly programme of informative speakers, exercise, crafts, music, visits & cards/board games is provided. A light lunch is available.
A monthly foot clinic is available on the last Thursday of the month at 11am. Bookings preferred. Help available with toe nail cutting, calluses, corns, referral available to Podiatrist.
Maureen McGregor is a community worker with Partnership Health and may be able to provide transport to essential medical appointments and assistance in accessing primary health care, phone 021 906 922.