The Minister

The Minister for Seniors is Hon Dr Ayesha Verrall.

Dr Ayesha Verrall


15 June 2021

A new campaign to raise awareness about elder abuse encourages concerned friends, neighbours, and whānau to call the Elder Abuse Response Service.

1 June 2021

This issue focuses on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, as well as an interview with with Senior New Zealander of the Year Dr Doug Wilson. There's also advice on how to eat healthy and how to enhance your digital skills.

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Start date: 30 September 2021 - 1 October 2021
Start date: 18 November 2021 - 19 November 2021