It’s all about us but it’s not all about us…

photo of Sue McCabefrom Sue McCabe
Chief Executive, National Council of Women New Zealand 

I have temporarily hit the wall seeing all the opportunities there are for me and my fellow women to be more successful.

As Chief Executive of the National Council of Women, I’m in the information loops to receive updates on the seminars, networks, conferences, top tips etc that exist to help me because I’m a woman. Read more »

Tāmaki Housing Group Occupy New Houses

Press Release – Glen Innes Defence Committee

Early this morning state housing tenants and their supporters occupied the new houses being built under the Northern Glen Innes Redevelopment on Apirana Avenue to disrupt the 2pm open home that was set for this afternoon. Read more »

Methodist Mission decide on collaboration over ownership

Press Release – Methodist Mission

Following government plans to transfer more responsibility for housing low income and vulnerable tenants by selling a portion of its housing stock to community providers, Methodist Mission Aotearoa have also chosen not to participate in the transfer, instead … Read more »

New campaign offers hope for those with gout

Press Release – Arthritis New Zealand

Hope and treatment are available for more than 110,000 New Zealanders* who have gout, a potentially crippling form of arthritis that can strike anyone, at any time. Read more »

Technology more important than ever for not-for-profits

Press Release – Joint Media Statement

Upgrading out-of-date infrastructure and making better use of online media are top priorities for Australian and New Zealand not-for-profits in their efforts to keep up in the digital age. Read more »

Crusaders Join the First Aid Club with St John

Press Release – St John

Members of the Crusaders have been learning some important new skills though not on the rugby field. Read more »

Harcourts Foundation achieves $3 Million milestone

Press Release – Harcourts

The charitable arm of Harcourts real estate group, The Harcourts Foundation has surpassed $3 million in funds raised to support local non-profit community groups. Read more »

Heart help at the click of a mouse

Press Release – The Heart Foundation

Isolated heart attack survivors can now access cardiac rehabilitation from the comfort of home, thanks to a ground-breaking website launched by the Heart Foundation. Read more »

Neighbours Day spurs community spirit

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Community and Voluntary Sector Minister Jo Goodhew is encouraging people living in cities to make a special effort to get to know their neighbours on Neighbours Day this weekend. Read more »

Podiatry service saves lives, and limbs

Press Release – Midlands Health Network

A ground breaking service started by Midlands Health Network is improving the lives of hundreds of people with diabetes and helping reduce the number of amputations. Read more »

Key decisions from today’s Council meeting 26/3/15

Press Release – Christchurch City Council

Christchurch City Council met today (Thursday 26 March), with the key decisions made outlined below: Read more »