SNEB Monthly General Meeting, 10am, 15 August 2018

The above meeting was attended by 19 members. The guest speaker was Amo Ieriko from Age Care Auckland. This organisation delivers a range of services, programmes and information that aim to improve the health and well-being of older adults. Each year their volunteers give more than 13,000 hours and receive thousands … Continue reading

Clare Russell Explains the Neuro Connection Foundation to July Meeting

Our July Speaker was Clare Russell, Marketing Coordinator from the Neuro Connection Foundation (NCF). Neuro Connection is a rebranded outreach programme to raise awareness for community-based rehabilitation services in the wider Auckland region.  They have a contract with the Ministry for Health with some funding from other charitable organisations.  They … Continue reading

Lisa Cavanagh details St John Medical Alarms and related services to members after AGM

Following the Annual General Meeting, 23 of our members were treated to a very interesting message delivered by Lisa Cavanagh, representing the St John Charity, famous for its Ambulance, Paramedic and Medical Alarms services, plus several other social services. St John provides ambulance services to 90% of New Zealanders and … Continue reading

Chorus’s Gerard Linstrom Gives Comprehensive Presentation to May Meeting

At the May meeting, our guest speaker was Gerard Linstrom, the Stakeholder Communications Manager of Chorus, who gave us a very comprehensive view of the amazing and innovative job they have done and are still doing all across NZ – and leading the world while doing so! You can download … Continue reading

Grant Sidaway Entertains and Informs April Monthly Meeting

At our April Meeting, SeniorNet NZ founder and long-time CEO, Grant Sidaway gave a presentation to a packed Seminar Room. As always, it was both entertaining and informative. A PDF of his slide show can be downloaded by clicking here but you really needed to be there because Grant’s many … Continue reading

Vikas Vij, Tech Solutions Specialist from Noel Leeming, Explores Many Issues at March Meeting

At our March Monthly meeting, we met Vikas Vij, from the 12-year-old Tech Solutions division of the Noel Leeming chain. That division continues to do installation and troubleshooting work but has now expanded into more educational and on-going support roles as well. This comprehensive service covers all the devices and combinations … Continue reading

Bill Potter Brings a Message of Youthful Outlook

The Guest Speaker at our February Monthly Meeting was Bill Potter, Mentor and Maverick. The main thrust of Bill’s address was that, in spite of our ages (as individuals), we shouldn’t regard ourselves as “old” but rather as a “hot young crowd”. It is just that we have been “hot … Continue reading