“Sometimes we make what seem like small changes but they can profoundly affect a client’s life.”

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Enliven provides positive ageing services for older people in the Upper South Island.

“The biggest difference was the reassurance that having someone on my side made.”

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Christmas Gifts for Older People

Christmas Gifts for Older People

February 7, 2019

Each year our Enliven teams are on the lookout for gifts to support isolated older people at Christmas. There's usually plenty for kids, but not for adults.

Friendship on Fridays at HomeShare

Friendship on Fridays at HomeShare

February 7, 2019

The benefit John receives from belonging to HomeShare “means a hell of a lot” he says, and positively impacts his life all week, not just on Fridays

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