The Minister

Hon. Minister Maggie Barry

The Minister for Seniors is the Honourable Maggie Barry ONZM

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13 July 2016

Work and Income has been advised by its Medical Alarm suppliers that there may be a potential issue with a very small number of Medical Alarm Pendants and Wristwatches used by customers. The issue could cause the battery to run down faster than it is designed to.

5 July 2016

If you've thought about shifting out of your home and want to consider the options, you can download the CFFC's updated booklet "Thinking of Living in a Retirement Village" at the following link.

21 June 2016

Keep warm this winter with energy efficiency tips and see if you're eligible for free home insulation.  From the Retirement Commissioner find out the questions you need to be asking about retirement villages while two well-known actors explain why inter-generatoinal living works for them.


Start date: 2 September 2015 - 11 October 2016
Start date: 11 August 2016
Start date: 15 September 2016 - 17 September 2016