32 days ago

Free seminar for Migrants - 1:30-3:30pm on Sunday 17 November 2019

The Team from Citizens Advice Christchurch Area

CAB will be holding a free seminar titled "Preparing for work in NZ",
as part of our migrant settlement support programme. It will cover :
- Your rights as an employee (presented by Community Law Canterbury)
- CV writing and an introduction to WorkConnect (presented by WorkConnect)
- An introduction to SkillsConnect (presented by SkillsConnect)

WHEN: 1:30-3:30pm on Sunday 17 November 2019

WHERE: Sydenham Room at South Library, 66 Colombo St, Cashmere

A light lunch and Certificate of Attendance will be provided
Contact Sally (Citizens Advice Bureau): migrant.cabchch@gmail.com or 022 655 3744 for more information

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31 minutes ago


Paul from Linwood

Hi, looking for a large room (plus some storeage if possible) from mid Jan 2020. I come with two cats! I am 55 yo male. Very funny and clever. Perhaps not a genius but close. Fat but doing lost of exercise. Can cook but is disappointed with some of his efforts. Likes football but no Man Utd fans please. If you know anyone, let me know
Thanks peops

6 days ago

Poll: Do you support the proposed Cannabis Legislation and Control Bill?

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Justice Minister Andrew Little has announced details of the draft law to legalise cannabis use.

Personal possession of 14 grams of cannabis, the sale of cannabis edibles, and growing up to four cannabis plants per household, are all included in the bill, which the public will be asked to vote "yes or no" at the 2020 general election.

Read more on the draft bill here and tell us what you think in the comments below. Will you vote yes or no, or are you yet to make up your mind?

Do you support the proposed Cannabis Legislation and Control Bill?
  • 43.2% Yes, I support the law change
    43.2% Complete
  • 49.4% No, I do not support the law change
    49.4% Complete
  • 7.4% I haven't decided yet (tell us more in the comments)
    7.4% Complete
672 votes
11 hours ago

Poll: Do you have a New Year’s resolution?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Another year has nearly passed, and with every new one comes the chance to make new resolutions (or repeat your old ones). Whether it’s starting and sticking by a new fitness plan, saving to travel, or learning a new skill, do you have a New Year’s resolution? How good are you at sticking by it? Vote in the poll below.

Do you have a New Year’s resolution?
  • 6.2% Yes - I’m excited to implement it
    6.2% Complete
  • 33.1% No - I never stick by them
    33.1% Complete
  • 21.2% I haven’t thought about it yet
    21.2% Complete
  • 39.5% I make goals throughout the year
    39.5% Complete
529 votes