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Latest News 09/11/2021


Vaccination clinic this week! On Thursday (11th) and Friday (12th) November we have a vaccination clinic.  All welcome.

Level 2 operations.
Foodbank is open with regular hours from 12.30 - 2.30 on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.  To ensure safe physical distancing clients will need to line-up in the carpark.  ID is still required, but we will be pre-packing food bags, so bags are not required at level 2.
Counselling clients - we are looking forward to seeing back in the office at your regular time!  Intakes are presently closed.

Christmas Closing.  Our last day for 2021 is Tuesday the 21st of December, and we re-open on Monday the 10th of January - the first foodbank for 2022 is Tuesday the 11th of January.

We got this Palmy!



Saturday the 27th of November 2021!  Leave a box of non-perishable food at your letterbox or donate on-line!  Food will be picked up between 4pm and 6.30pm,  Donations on-line can be made through www.fooddrive.org.nz or to the Food-drive account 02-0800-0004578-002.

A cardboard box filled with food and aroha.This year's food-drive is plastic-bag-free!  You should get a reminder brochure in your letterbox.  Thanks Palmy for your on-going support of this event!  We can only support the people of the City in their vulnerable moments with your backing!


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