Community Scoop

Changing perspectives : two sides of the ageing coin

Stephanie Clarestephanie-clare

Chief Executive | Age Concern New Zealand

Where do older people actually live?  Where will older people live in the future?  Changing lifestyle patterns and living environments in New Zealand are exposing some hidden impacts for older people. Read more »

Skyline Queenstown gets behind marathon volunteers

Press Release – Skyline Queenstown

Skyline Queenstown has been named as the official sponsor of the Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon volunteer crew. Read more »

Big Girls shine a light on women’s rights

Press Release – English Language Partners New Zealand

Giant puppets and paper lanterns lit up Wellington in a special illuminated parade marking 125 years of womens rights in Aotearoa. Read more »

Rotorua Community Receives $370,000 Funding

Press Release – The Southern Trust

ROTORUA COMMUNITY RECEIVES $370,000 FUNDING FROM THE SOUTHERN TRUST IN SECOND QUARTER OF 2018 Including $25,000 for youth leadership programme OneChance Read more »

Community invited to nominate environmental champions

Press Release – Ecomatters Environment Trust

Auckland, N.Z.: Nominations are now open for the Love Your Place Awards 2018, which recognise volunteers, businesses and schools making a positive impact on the environment in the Waitkere Ranges Local Board area. Read more »

Rates rebate applications invited

Press Release – Horowhenua District Council

It is time to apply for a rates rebate for the 2018/19 rating year. Read more »

Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal launch at Dunedin Hospital

Press Release – Southern District Health Board

Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal launch at Dunedin Hospital A gathering in the Whnau Room at Dunedin Hospital tomorrow will mark the launch of the 12th Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal for Otago. Thousands of Kiwi kids visit hospital wards each year, … Read more »

Support for measures to allow children to amend gender

Press Release – PCTGDC

Parents of transgender children have joined other groups in the rainbow community in welcoming todays announced changes to the process for amending gender markers on birth certificates. Read more »

22 LGBTQ+ athletes represent New Zealand at the Gay Games

Press Release – Proud to Play NZ

Proud to Play NZ Media Release 22 LGBTQ+ athletes represent New Zealand at the Gay Games Gay Games Paris 2018 Read more »

‘Birds Of A Feather’ Ball raises over $85,000 for Cooper Is.

Press Release – Real Journeys

Real Journeys Birds Of A Feather Conservation Ball raises over $85,000 for Cooper Island Read more »

ERANZ and Sustainability Trust partner to deliver access

Press Release – Electricity Retailers’ Association of NZ

The Electricity Retailers Association of New Zealand (ERANZ) is delighted to announce a new initiative called Access to Electricity. Read more »