Resources to support you to live stronger for longer.
Speak to a registered nurse on this 24-hour health advice line.
Phone: 0800 611 116
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.
There are various online resources that might help you with your own research into staying healthy, active and well.
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.
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.
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.
Sorted website - use the Sorted budgeting tool.
Financial Capability Charitable Trust website - free, confidential budgeting advice.
Super Seniors website - information about Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA).