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Resources

Resources to support you to live stronger for longer.

Call Healthline

Speak to a registered nurse on this 24-hour health advice line.
Phone: 0800 611 116

Download resources

Love your independence booklet

Love your hips brochure

Home and safety checklist

Order resources

ACC works with partners and communities to keep you safe and prevent injuries throughout New Zealand.

You can order some of our resources on ACC's website.

Order Live Stronger for Longer resources 

Online resources

There are various online resources that might help you with your own research into staying healthy, active and well.

General 

Seniors Elder abuse - information about elder abuse.

Super Seniors website -  information about staying well and healthy.

Publications for older people -  Ministry of Health publications section for older people.

Seniorline website -  information on how to get help to stay at home or find relief care for caregivers.

Mental Health Foundation Boomers page - information on well-being for baby boomers.

Fight Flu website - information on influenza and flu vaccination.

Where from here publication - information for older people

Nutrition and physical activity

Physical Activity for Older People factsheet - information about physical activity for people 65 years and over.

Eating for Healthy Older People booklet - food information including nutrition, food groups, healthy weight, food safety, and vitamins and minerals.

The Heart Foundation website - information about heart disease.

NZ Nutrition Foundation website - information about healthy and enjoyable food choices. 

Alcohol.org.nz website -  Information, advice, research and resources to help prevent alcohol-related harm.

Sport New Zealand website - information about how to get into sport.  

Your local council website will also have information on sport and activities for people over 65.

Support services

Age Concern website -  information and support services for people over 65.

Grey Power website -  advocacy organisation promoting the welfare and wellbeing of older people.

Carers NZ website - advice, resources, learning and support for carers. 

Alzheimers New Zealand website - find your local Alzheimers organisation.

Home safety

New Zealand Government website - information about improving safety in your home by doing home modifications. 

New Zealand Superannuation and Veteran’s Pension

Senior Services webpage - information about NZ Super and veterans.

Budgeting information

Sorted website -  use the Sorted budgeting tool.

Financial Capability Charitable Trust website - free, confidential budgeting advice.

Legal issues

Super Seniors website - information about Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA).