A group of Otago Polytechnic students are rolling up their
sleeves and getting stuck in to help raise funds and
awareness for the Dunedin Night Shelter Trust.
The Dunedin Night Shelter Trust's fundraising campaign
received another boost this week with a $25,000 donation from
the William Sherriff Charitable Trust.
Providing practical ideas and support for people living with
visual impairment is the focus of the Dunedin-based Visual
Impairment Charitable Trust Aotearoa NZ (Victa).
Green Island resident Jack Rutherford (84) is a practical man
who has adopted an array of clever strategies to cope with
his visual impairment.
The ''big chill'' that has struck Dunedin in the past two
months has led to a three-fold increase in people seeking
help through the Dunedin City Council's Consumer Electricity
Dunedin is proving to be one of the country's most successful
recycling cities, gathering more than 9000 tonnes of
recyclables at the kerbside and through community facilities
The annual Octacan appeal is a vital component of the
Presbyterian Support Otago Family Works foodbank supply, as
ever-increasing demand puts pressure on the service.
A Dunedin man is thanking his lucky stars, and local
agencies, after his recent rescue from an abusive living
The Dunedin-based Red Cross Community Transport Service is
looking for more volunteers as drivers and ''passenger
The health experiences of migrants in New Zealand's
biomedicine-focused healthcare system is the focus of
research for Master's student Hannah Bailly.
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