47 days ago

Help on way for legally-blind Nelson man as honesty box thefts continue.

Tim O'Connell Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Just days after Dan Younghusband had his lemon stand honesty box broken into and destroyed, thieves targeted it for a fifth time on Monday.
But he has also been overwhelmed by offers of support, including a project to build him a more secure stand.

What design aspects does a roadside fruit stall require these days? Would you spare some lemons to Dan's cause if you knew the stall was theft-proof?

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More messages from your neighbours
6 minutes ago

A stronger school culture, greater resilience and more kindness.

The Team from Graeme Dingle Foundation

Those are the benefits that Paul Barker, Principal of Kaeo School is seeing in his Northland school thanks to the Kiwi Can programme.

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2 hours ago

Poll: Do you intend to vote in the upcoming local council elections?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

It will soon be time to have your say on who represents your community by voting in the 2019 local elections. Do you intend to vote?

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Do you intend to vote in the upcoming local council elections?
  • 63.6% Yes definitely, democracy is vital
    63.6% Complete
  • 24.7% Maybe, I'm struggling to find anyone I want to vote for
    24.7% Complete
  • 11.7% No, I just can't be bothered with local councils
    11.7% Complete
154 votes
7 hours ago

Become a Dementia Friend

Alzheimers NZ

Almost every Kiwi whānau is affected by dementia at some point. Maybe a family member or one of your friends or workmates has dementia?

September 21 is World Alzheimers Day – a day we can all take a moment to help people with dementia. Over 17 million people have joined Dementia Friends worldwide. So why not you?

Learn how you can help in simple and small ways. Wear a badge. Take time to listen. Pop over for a cuppa. It only takes 20 minutes online.

Show your support and help people with dementia to live well too. Join Dementia Friends today.
Learn More

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