Red Cross - Hastings Service Centre

Community Organisation

Red Cross - Hastings Service Centre
823 Heretaunga Street West
Saint Leonards
Hastings 4120
7 days ago

Red Cross 2020 Street Appeal

The Team from Red Cross - Hastings Service Centre

Red Cross has always been about good people doing good things. We’ve been working in New Zealand for more than a century and today, you’ll find us lending a hand in the Hawkes Bay Community, New Zealand and around the world – we’re here for good!

Our Annual Street Appeal is being held in … View more
Red Cross has always been about good people doing good things. We’ve been working in New Zealand for more than a century and today, you’ll find us lending a hand in the Hawkes Bay Community, New Zealand and around the world – we’re here for good!

Our Annual Street Appeal is being held in Hawkes Bay on Friday the 20th and Saturday the 21st of March and we are on the search for collectors in Havelock North and Hastings. Just a few hours our of your day will mean all the difference to people in need.

Able to help? Please sign up by clicking the "Read More" button below or call (06) 878 8438 please press 3 for reception.

Thank-you so much for your support.

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34 days ago

Become a Disaster Welfare and Support Volunteer

The Team from Red Cross - Hastings Service Centre

Our disaster response teams respond to emergencies in our local community and across New Zealand. They are trained in a variety of skills, from first aid to ground-based rescue.

They’re the friendly faces looking after you, your family and your community – and you’ll find them on the … View more
Our disaster response teams respond to emergencies in our local community and across New Zealand. They are trained in a variety of skills, from first aid to ground-based rescue.

They’re the friendly faces looking after you, your family and your community – and you’ll find them on the ground, mucking in and getting on with the job. Our volunteers have a wide variety of professional backgrounds, but when disaster strikes they are ready to go.

Regular training opportunities are provided at no cost and are delivered to industry best practice. Training topics include: First aid, Health and safety, Ground-level rescue, Emergency welfare, Personal preparedness, Stress management, Communicating with distressed people during emergencies, Radio communications, Incident reporting, Casualty handling, Triage, Medical ethics, Flood awareness.

We are always looking for keen people to get involved. Interested in finding out more? the Hawkes Bay DWST teams first meeting for 2020 will be held on Thursday 30th January at the Hastings Service Centre - 823 Heretaunga Street West, Hastings from 7pm please come along, have a chat and see if you are keen to join the team.

Please come to the back driveway of Gallien Street.

36 days ago

Red Cross Knitter Natters

The Team from Red Cross - Hastings Service Centre

Do you enjoy Knitting? The New Zealand Red Cross Knitting groups affectionately named the Knitter Knatters are a great way to socialise, expand and evolve your knitting skills, and give back to the community.

The Hastings Knitter Knatters meet every second Thursday at the Service Centre on … View more
Do you enjoy Knitting? The New Zealand Red Cross Knitting groups affectionately named the Knitter Knatters are a great way to socialise, expand and evolve your knitting skills, and give back to the community.

The Hastings Knitter Knatters meet every second Thursday at the Service Centre on Heretaunga Street in Hastings from 1.30pm. The first meeting for 2020 with be on Thursday 16th January.

The Knitter Knatters are also looking for any donations of wool, this wool is used to create knitted items that are donated to those in need or sold raise funds for NZ Red Cross.

Wool can be dropped to the Hastings Service Centre or if you call the Centre on (06) 878 8438 and they will organise one of the ladies to pick it up.

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37 days ago

Red Cross Annual Appeal 2020

The Team from Red Cross - Hastings Service Centre

Our annual street appeal is happening from 16-22 March 2020. It is our biggest fundraiser of the year. It not only helps us to continue the work we do but also raises awareness of the supportive services we provide.

Street collecting is a wonderful and fun way for you to be a part of something … View more
Our annual street appeal is happening from 16-22 March 2020. It is our biggest fundraiser of the year. It not only helps us to continue the work we do but also raises awareness of the supportive services we provide.

Street collecting is a wonderful and fun way for you to be a part of something bigger. Meet and greet people in your community and encourage them to donate to a great cause. By donating your time, you’re making a real difference in people’s lives. It’s up to you when you want to volunteer - the time commitment is flexible, depending on your availability.

We are currently looking for volunteers that are available from Thursday 19th to Saturday 21st March in Hastings, Havelock North, Taradale and Napier. We are also looking for businesses and/or groups that may be able to take a site for a block of time.

Sign up today through the New Zealand Red Cross website by clicking on the "Read More" button under this text and your local Red Cross Appeal Coordinator will be in touch.

Thank you for your support.

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65 days ago

Stuck with someone to buy a gift for... what about a new and improved Entertainment Book

The Team from Red Cross - Hastings Service Centre

Make everyday a holiday with the Gift of Entertainment. Give the gift of year round savings and support New Zealand Red Cross at the same time.

In 2020 the Entertainment Book is moving to a digital only subscription which means no book book to carry around just online savings straight to your … View more
Make everyday a holiday with the Gift of Entertainment. Give the gift of year round savings and support New Zealand Red Cross at the same time.

In 2020 the Entertainment Book is moving to a digital only subscription which means no book book to carry around just online savings straight to your phone.

* Benefits of the new digital book are...
* Valid for 12 months from activation
* Delivered instantly to your inbox
* Redeem thousands of offers near you in an instant
* New offers are regularly added for more value all year round
* National offers that are available throughout NZ, even outside of your purchased region (including Hawkes Bay)
...plus 20% of every sale benefits New Zealand Red Cross

To purchase the digital book simply visit - www.entertainmentbook.co.nz..., select your membership type and "New Zealand Red Cross - Waikato Bay of Plenty Region" as the recipient of donation.

Unfortunately at this stage there is not a Hawke's Bay book, however there are a number of national offers that more than make it worth your while and are applicable to our region including; The Coffee Club, Curves Gym, St Pierres Sushi, Columbus Coffee, Vivo Hair, Brumbys, Starbucks, Apex car rental and more... plus you can use your book when travelling to get dining suggestions and save money!

Discover real entertainment. Create lifelong memories. Help a good cause.

#NZRedCross #Entertainmentbook #Digitalsavings #Greatxmasgift

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