Whoosh Newsletter

In this Issue:

  • Tax refunds on charitable donations;
  • Order your 2019/20 Entertainment book now;
  • World Asthma Day 2019 ;
  • Important reminders for people with asthma;
  • Community Energy Action home insulation subsidies;
  • 2019 Flu vaccinations—get yours now;
  • How you and your family can benefit if you are smokefree;
  • World Smokefree Day 2019;
  • Health Professionals’ Corner — upcoming Education opportunities;
  • Better Breathing Coffee Group – a big thank you.



2019/20 Entertainment book both printed and digital are available now


Entertainment Book and Digital Membership

Hello Honey Fundraiser – locally produced honey available at the CanBreathe offices at 196 Hills Road, Christchurch



Upcoming public events:

World Asthma Day – Tuesday 7th May 2019

World Smokefree Day – Friday 31st May 2019



Date: Saturday 16th March, 9.30am to 4.30pm.

Venue: Red Zone Dallington, Cnr New Brighton Road and Locksley Ave.


Baby Expo

Dates: Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th June 2019 9am to 4pm

Venue: Pioneer Stadium, Christchurch


TSANZ/ANZSRS New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting 2019

Dates:  Thursday 15th & Friday 16th August.

      Wednesday 14th August (Nurse & Trainee Day)

Venue: The Heritage Hotel, Queenstown.

Online registrations open 19th March 2019

Early bird registrations close 7th July 2019


Better Breathing Coffee Group – regular sessions

New Brighton Group —Tuesday 10:30 – 11.30am
St Andrew’s Anglican Church, 109 Marriotts Road.
Contact: Taihira (03) 389 6728


Edgeware Group — Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:30 – 11.30am
CanBreathe rooms, 196 Hills Road
Contact: Pauline (03) 381 0547


Phillipstown Group — Monday 10:00 – 11:30
Exercise from 10 to 10.30 then Coffee, Chat, bikkies
Guest Speakers from 10.30 to 11.30.
Phillipstown Hub. Room 4.


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