Aranui this week...

Monday 10 December

10.30am: Walking group (Aranui Library)   We meet at the Aranui Library, we walk at your own pace around the Aranui community and then finish with a cup of tea and a natter back at ACTIS. All welcome to come along and get to know other people in your neighborhood.

11am-3pm: Aranui Mower Shed – Please note we do not hire out the lawn mowers when it is predicted to rain

Beneficiary Advice Services – 12pm until 2pm / Last appointments for 2018 – to answer all your question you may have regarding a current benefit.- BAS will return in the second week of Feb 2019

Staff available:

Partnership Community Workers available – 9am – 4pm

Connectedness Coordinator  –  9am – 3:00pm

Early Childhood Education Coordinator 8:30am – 2:00pm

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Tuesday 11 December

Housing New Zealand – new hours of 9:30am – 4pm, Every Tuesday and Thursday.

Fruit ‘n’ Vege Co-op –  order for following week (Aranui Community Trust) Please note fruit and vege payment for the following week has a deadline payment of Thursdays 10am set by the fruit co op. ( Pick up Wednesday’s from the Aranui Community Trust . ( This week the 12th December is the last Fruit and vege pick up for 2018.

Community Law –  1pm until 4pm – Aranui Heartlands if your matter is urgent and you are unable to get into the Aranui Community Trust please call Ph 03 3666 870, push button 2, leave a message and someone will call you back before the end of the day. 

 Indoor Bowls every Tuesday 10:30am until 12:30pm for all age groups.
Aranui/Wainoni Community Center Cost per person is $2 to cover use of the hall. – First session free.

11 – 3pm:  Aranui Mower shed (Aranui Community Trust) -weekdays only
1-3pm: Housing NZ (Aranui Heartlands) drop-in
Budgeting advice available in Aranui by appointment only ph: 332 1700

Regular Staff
Connectedness Coordinator – 9am – 3:00pm
Pegasus Community Worker – 9am – 5pm
Early Childhood Education Coordinator – 8:30am – 2:00pm

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Wednesday 12 December

Foot Clinic  – 1pm until 4pm in the Heartland area of ACTIS – Bookings are essentials, $5 donation appreciated. Call to book an appointment. 03 963 7070 – Our final Foot Clinic for 2018 will be on Wednesday 12th December – last Foot Clinic for 2018

Housing New Zealand – new days and times – Tuesdays and Thursday from 9:30am until 4pm – no appointment needed, just pop in

Eastside Mum’s and Bubs Exercise Group Wednesday 10:30am – 11:30am.  We meet at the A Town Boxing gym which is behind the ACTIS building on the Wainoni Park grounds. For more information contact
Catering for all fitness levels. This is a gold coin donation. Increase your fitness level and reach those personal goals all while connecting with local Mum’s in your area.

Pay and collect Fruit ‘n’ Vege Co-op – pick up from ACTIS 12:30pm on wards don’t forget to order for the following week. –

Euchre every 3rd & 4th Wednesday at Aranui Community Trust, in the Heartland area 1.30pm – 4.30pm all welcome. – Come on down and enjoy a few laughs over a game of euchre, a hot cuppa and great company from other community members.

Fast 5 Netball Final games this week – first game 6pm at Haeata Community College.

11 – 3pm: Aranui Mower shed – week days only –
Regular staff
Pegasus Community Worker – 9am – 5pm
Connectedness Coordinator – Times vary

Early Childhood Education Coordinator 8:30am – 2:00pm

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Thursday 13 December

Housing New Zealand – new hours – 9:30am until 4pm, every Tuesday and Thursday

Free Community Lunch  – Our last Free community Lunch for 2018 is –  13 December – This community lunch will be a Christmas Theme at the back of the Aranui Community Trust, Aranui from 11am until 12:15pm. Feel free to dress a little Chrismasy We look forward to seeing you there. 

Ara Institute of Canterbury are at ACTIS every Thursday from 10am until 1pm – Come in and find out about a course that suit your needs.
11am-1pm: The Green Prescription (by appointment)
11 – 3pm: Aranui Mower shed – week days only
Regular Staff
Connectedness Coordinator – 9am to 3pm
Early Childhood Education Coordinator 9am – 2pm

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Friday 14 December

Junior Aranui Touch Rugby, Kicks off today 4pm on Wainoni Park – Aranui Junior Touch Rugby Finals  


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Saturday 15 December


Don’t forget to like us on Facebook to keep up to date with the day to day doings of the community and ACTIS staff.
Facebook Page: Aranui Community Trust

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Sunday 16 December

January 2019

The Aranui Community Trust will close on Wednesday 19 December 2018 for the Christmas break. We will re open on Monday 7 January 2019.

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