Events | Arthritis New Zealand

By: Arthritis New Zealand  06-Dec-2011

Night support group
Location:        The Irish Pub (meet for a meal)
Time:              Last Thursday of month, evening
Cost:               Own meal at pub
Contact:          Yvonne            06 868 4595

Upper Hutt Social Group
Time:             2nd Wed of month 1.30pm
Contact:          Graham                      04 970 5036

Lupus Support Group
Location:        Hutt City council rooms
Time:              6-8 weekly (planned at start of year),
Contact:          Nancy                         04 589 1647

Wainuiomata Exercise Group
Location:        St Stephens Union Church, Main Road
Time:              1st & 3rd Thurs of each month, 10am coffee, 10.30 exercises
Contact:          Eileen             04 564 6373
Cost:               $2

Upper Hutt Exercise Group
Location:        Hapai Club, 879 Fergusson Drive
Time:              2nd & 4th Thurs of each month, 10.30am
Contact:          Graham                      04 970 5036
Cost:               $3

Lower Hutt Exercise Group
Location:        Hutt City Senior Citizens Association
Time:              Wednesdays 10am
Contact:          Mary                            04 567 3980
Cost:               $3

Kilbirnie Arthritis Exercise Group (2)
Location:        Community Centre, Bay Road
Time:              Monday 10 – 11 and 11 – 12
Contact:          Jean & Jim                  04 387 3299
Cost:               $3

Karori Arthritis Exercise Group
Location:        Karori Recreation Centre
Time:              Friday 10am
Contact:          Peg                             04 476 7637
Cost:               $3

Hydrotherapy – Pool classes
Water-based Exercise classes held at Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre, Kenepuru Hospital, Hutt Hospital and Seven Oaks Retirement Village. Participants pay in advance and attend weekly or fortnightly. Class numbers are restricted and a waiting list operates. Contact: Jocelyn Moore 0800 663 463.

YAPs Group (Young Arthritis People)
Location:        Harry Patterson lounge Community House
Time:             2nd Wed of month, 7pm, informal.
Cost:               $4 to come
Contact:          Elizabeth        06 348 7842 

Chatter Group
Location:        Summerset Resthome
Time:              6 weekly at 10am
Contact:          Clorine            06 343 3446

Opunake Support group
Time:              2-3 times per year
Contact:          Maureen                     06 761 8353

Hawera Support Group
Location:        Council rooms
Time:              1st Mon of month 10am, sometimes luncheon.
Contact:          Nancy                         06 2728396

Stratford Support group
Location:        Meets Methodist church hall (St Stephens)
Time:                3rd Thurs of month
Contact:          Margaret                    06 762 8647

New Plymouth Support Group
Location:        Disability Rooms, 83 Hind St
Time:              1st Wed of month
Contact:          Diana                                      06 759 1937
Marilyn                                    06 751 2376

Levin Fibro Group
Location:        Varies – an informal, social support group
Time:              Usually 4th Wed of month, every 2 months (July)
Contact:          Janet               06 368 7497

Levin Support Group
Location:        Cosmopolitan club, Hudson room
Time:              2nd Mon of month 1.30 pm
Contact:          Yvonne            06 368 5068

Palmerston North Exercise Group (Exercise and Tai Chi)
Time:              Thurs afternoons
Cost:               $2pp.
Contact:          Bernard          06 355 8300

Feilding Support/Exercise Group
Time:              Thursdays 9.45 -10.45
Cost:               $3
Contact:          John    06 3231425

Location: Hospital pool, Palmerston North
Time: Tuesdays       4.30 – 5.30 (2 classes)                     Anne               06 356 8140
Saturdays       9.30 – 10.30 (2 classes)                   Marion           
Cost:   $4

Arthritis Exercise Group
Time: Tuesdays 10am
Cost: $3 non members, $2 members
Contact: Betty 06 843 6761

Arthritis Exercise Group
Location: Presbyterian Hall, Hapuka St, Hastings
Time: Thursday
Contact: Eleanor 06 878 3913 or email

The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011

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