The Minister

Hon. Minister Maggie Barry

The Minister for Seniors is the Honourable Maggie Barry ONZM


21 October 2016

The updated Carer’s Guide has been launched, there’s information on CarFit, a free check designed to help older drivers stay safe on the roads, and the Retirement Commissioner explains why younger generations need advice on the importance of having a buffer.

20 October 2016

New Zealand's population will get rapidly older in the next few decades, with the number of people aged 85-plus predicted to more than triple, according to the latest report from Statistics New Zealand.

18 October 2016

Are you thinking of downsizing or considering alternatives? My Home, My Choices is an online toolkit which provides people with information which ranges from managing and maintaining your home to exploring what to do if you suddenly find yourself single.

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Start date: 26 October 2016
Start date: 28 November 2016