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Swell On Air

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Swell On Air - Episode 14 - Retirement living – what to consider( 0:27:33)       
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Deb Moody from Bupa’s Ashcroft Village will talk about what residents of Bupa are offered, Nigel Matthews from Retirement Residents Association discusses how they serve their members. Later, new business RU Solutions tells us how they support people getting into residents. Then we hear from Robyn Johnston about what Transition Navigators does to ease decisions for you or your family
Published: 23/12/2021 8:15:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 13 - NICU Cuddle Hearts project and Legal Matters( 0:15:39)       
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Lisa Paget will share her story about getting involved with making cuddle hearts for wee babies in Neo-Natal Intensive Care Units (NICU) , along with how the community can get involved and help. Then we hear from Kate Warren from Tavendale & Partners on Why Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney are important to do!
Published: 23/12/2021 8:00:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 12 - Hear from Probus then looking after you( 0:23:47)       
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Margaret Drake from Probus will talk about what Probus has to offer you. Later we will be joined by The Book Discussion Scheme and Rita Yosef from My Home Chef.
Published: 16/12/2021 8:15:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 11 - Driver safety, opportunities and Age Concern( 0:16:55)       
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Jess Fairbrass from Selwyn District Council talks about driver safety and we hear from Simon Templeton, CEO of Age Concern Canterbury who comes along to chat about the services they offer
Published: 16/12/2021 8:00:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 10 - Getting involved in your community and finding advice( 0:25:45)       
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Volunteering Canterbury’s Glenda Martin talks about why volunteering is so important and its value to the both the community and volunteers. We will then be joined by Selwyn Central Community Care and Citizens Advice Bureau.
Published: 9/12/2021 8:15:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 9 - Health and Social Supports( 0:33:6)       
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Find out what social support systems are in place in Selwyn. We will hear from Chris Guerin from Enliven Homeshares, Helen Ross from Eldercare Canterbury and Lynne Taylor from Diabetes Canterbury.
Published: 9/12/2021 8:00:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 8 - Warm and cosy homes with care( 0:21:8)       
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Caroline Shone from Community Energy Action will talk to us about ways to make your home warm and cosy. Adeola Salami from Deo Home Care Services will join us to discuss how to get the home care you need.
Published: 2/12/2021 8:15:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 7 - Online safety and thinking of your own business?( 0:21:6)       
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Cyber security advisor, Aram Raof-Karim will talk about what you need to know to keep safe online. This is followed by Chris Kirk talking about how to go about setting up your own business later in life.
Published: 2/12/2021 8:00:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 6 - Important actions in ageing well( 0:16:8)       
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Advanced Care Planning with Jenna Cook: what it is, why we needed it and how to set up a plan followed by an interview with Chris Ward from the Selwyn Prostate Cancer Support Group – what you need to know!
Published: 25/11/2021 8:15:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 5 - Brain Health, Alcohol, Drugs and Ageing( 0:32:30)       
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Brain Health with Lee Andrews from Dementia Canterbury. Lynne Glynn talks about alcohol, drugs and ageing.
Published: 25/11/2021 8:00:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 4 -West Melton’s accessible garden and Hāpai Access Card( 0:19:50)       
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Helen and Brian Coker of Stoneycrop Gardens will share their love of their garden and why it was so important that it was created with accessibility as a key feature. Then Susan Jackman from Hāpai Access Card will discuss how people with disabilities are able to use the card.
Published: 23/11/2021 8:15:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 3 - Explore Selwyn's Homes and Gardens( 0:27:57)       
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We talk to the owners of Rhodo Direct, Gunyah Country Estate, Glenlothian Farm and Chateau Pritchard.
Published: 23/11/2021 8:00:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 2 - Older People, the Happiest of Them All and The Boulevard Lifestyle Village Rolleston( 0:13:19)       
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Robyn Johnston from Transition Navigators will talk about her PhD study at the University of Canterbury researching the wellbeing of those 65 years or older. We then interview Karen Harris, an example of a business making people happy in Rolleston.
Published: 22/11/2021 8:15:00 a.m.
Swell On Air - Episode 1 - What Ageing Well in Our Community Looks Like( 0:25:44)       
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Selwyn Mayor, Sam Broughton introducing Swell on Air. We will hear from James Richmond (Active Selwyn) and Rebecca Logan (Sport Canterbury), Abby Wilson (Green Prescription) and Justine Holmes (Zumba Gold) about living longer, stronger.
Published: 22/11/2021 8:00:00 a.m.

Swell On Air's focus is on supporting the older community in the Selwyn District to live their best lives.

Host: Selwyn District Council
Produced By: Selwyn District Council
Language: English
Category: Community
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