Chris Frew from Age Concern outlines the wonderful services provided by the not-for-profit organisation: An accredited visiting service that reduces isolation and connects the elderly to the community. A financial management service for those finding banking and bill payment too difficult. Several health services that attend to the needs of older citizens. First b’cast 2006
From Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, working scientists are bringing science to a street near you. This show talks about science topics and their relevance to our everyday lives in a language that is understandable to the person on the street. Fascinating discussions are delivered along with ‘hot-off-the-press’ science news and a curious selection of the favourite music of scientists.
Here’s an exciting show from those in the know. Two serious and not-so-serious librarians from Auckland Libraries explore the world of books with guest authors, recommended reads, news and reviews, poetry and gems from the Central Library basement and Special Collections. There are Book Club briefs with tips and connections. For book lovers, this is the listen of the week!