Story: Health advocacy and self-help

Alzheimers New Zealand branches

In 2018 there were 19 regional branches and offices of Alzheimers New Zealand. They offered included day care for Alzheimers sufferers and support programmes for families. 

The map above does not include branches in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, which separated from Alzheimers New Zealand between 2016 and 2018. They now operate independently as Dementia Auckland, Dementia Wellington, and Dementia Canterbury.

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Rosemary Du Plessis and Anne Scott, 'Health advocacy and self-help - Development of advocacy and self-help', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 2 July 2022)

Story by Rosemary Du Plessis and Anne Scott, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 17 Jul 2018