Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

Community Organisation

Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)
30 Cook Street Howick
4 hours ago

Pakuranga and Howick Community Networking Meeting, Tuesday, 17 July

Lindsay Upton from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

Are you a community-minded person? Would you like to deepen your knowledge about the awesome work organisations' do within our local community?
Then, this is a an opportunity to listen and to learn, to ask questions, to network and to discuss the information, insight and advice that will be …View more
Are you a community-minded person? Would you like to deepen your knowledge about the awesome work organisations' do within our local community?
Then, this is a an opportunity to listen and to learn, to ask questions, to network and to discuss the information, insight and advice that will be shared with you.
All welcome.
FREE to attend
Day and Date: Tuesday, 17 July 2018
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Venue: Social Room, Te Tuhi, 13 Reeves Road, Pakuranga
Parking available in William Roberts Road.
AGENDA
10:30am Tea, coffee, networking
10:35am Welcome from Harjit Singh, Deputy Chairperson, Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)
Five Minute Speakers
10:40am Sharon Dawson and Ann Coleman – Victim Advisers, Manukau District Court
10:45am Sela Finau - Electoral Commission
10:50am Edith Moore - Drive Direction
10:55am Ken Adams - Howick & Pakuranga Community Patrol
11:00am Kathrynne Utai - Family Success Matters (FSM)
11:05am Vani Kapoor - Migrant Connect
Guest Presenter
11:10am Asma Bashir - Community Adviser, Auckland City Council
11:30am Close of meeting
12:00pm Tea, coffee, networking

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7 days ago

Shopping Shuttle and Patient Transport Service

Lindsay Upton from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

Access to safe, reliable and affordable transportation is something most people take for granted. However, for many, transport is a significant challenge. MECOSS’ not-for-profit services help fill this void by providing door-to-door transport solutions to meet the everyday needs of people in our …View moreAccess to safe, reliable and affordable transportation is something most people take for granted. However, for many, transport is a significant challenge. MECOSS’ not-for-profit services help fill this void by providing door-to-door transport solutions to meet the everyday needs of people in our community.
The Patient Transport Service is for passengers (who require no assistance getting on and off the shuttle bus), who are travelling to Botany SuperClinic, Manukau SuperClinic and/or Middlemore Hospital.
The Manukau East Shopping Shuttle is for passengers wanting to shop at The Botany Town Centre or at Pakuranga Plaza. Upon request, a companion shopper is available to help carry your groceries and other purchases.
Phone 0800 637 284 to book a seat on The Manukau East Patient Transport Service.
Phone 0800 632 677 to book a seat on the Manukau East Shopping Shuttle.

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14 days ago

Manukau East Patient Transport Service

Lindsay Upton from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

Manukau East Patient Transport Service, is a twice daily, door-to-door shuttle bus service available to all Manukau East residents attending medical appointments at Botany SuperClinic, Manukau SuperClinic and Middlemore Hospital.
Any carer or support person required to travel with a patient is …View more
Manukau East Patient Transport Service, is a twice daily, door-to-door shuttle bus service available to all Manukau East residents attending medical appointments at Botany SuperClinic, Manukau SuperClinic and Middlemore Hospital.
Any carer or support person required to travel with a patient is welcome to use this service (standard fare applies). People visiting patients are welcome to use this service subject to seating availability, however, priority is given to patients with appointments. This service is not available for transport to your G.P. or private specialists.
For more information, or to book your fare, please phone
0800 637 284 between 9:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.

17 days ago

Pakuranga and Howick Community Networking Meeting

Lindsay Upton from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

Are you a community-minded person who’d like to deepen your knowledge and expertise about the awesome work, our local organisations' do within the Manukau East community?
Then, this is a an opportunity to listen and to learn, to ask questions, to network and to discuss the information, …View more
Are you a community-minded person who’d like to deepen your knowledge and expertise about the awesome work, our local organisations' do within the Manukau East community?
Then, this is a an opportunity to listen and to learn, to ask questions, to network and to discuss the information, insight and advice that will be shared with you.
All welcome.
Refreshments will be provided.
FREE to attend
Day and Date: Tuesday, 17 July 2018
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Venue: Social Room, Te Tuhi, 13 Reeves Road, Pakuranga
Parking available in William Roberts Road.

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20 days ago

Thank you Botany Town Centre from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

Lindsay Upton from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

Growing a healthy community is a lifelong process requiring constant nurturing and persistence. Everyone has a role to play in building a healthy and safe, vibrant community.
MECOSS acknowledges and thanks BOTANY TOWN CENTRE for its sincere passion for the Manukau East community and for supporting…View more
Growing a healthy community is a lifelong process requiring constant nurturing and persistence. Everyone has a role to play in building a healthy and safe, vibrant community.
MECOSS acknowledges and thanks BOTANY TOWN CENTRE for its sincere passion for the Manukau East community and for supporting our organisation by providing a free-to-use Community Room and equipment, for our monthly executive board meeting and training sessions.

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