Whoosh Newsletter

In this Issue:

  • World Asthma Day 2020 – How well controlled is your asthma?;
  • World Smokefree Day – Don’t get sucked in—vaping education/facts;
  • Flu vaccination and COVID19 update;
  • Good lung health needs a warm house;
  • Tenants’ protection service;
  • Thanks to Selwyn Motorfest;
  • Entertainment Memberships & discounts;
  • Health Professionals’ Corner — upcoming Education opportunities;



Entertainment Memberships & discounts

The Gift of Entertainment is a new Digital Membership valid from 12 months from the day of activation.  You can buy that special someone a Single City or Multi City Membership so they can save year-round on everything they love to do.

Simply buy it, print it, gift it!  Just order and pay online.

Entertainment Book Christmas Gift

Honey Fundraiser –  100% natural Westland honey available at the CanBreathe offices at 196 Hills Road, Christchurch

Natural Raw Honey

Upcoming public events:

Live Well in Waimakariri – An Older Person’s Expo

Date: Thursday the 30th of April 2020 , 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Venue: Rangiora Race Course : 312 Lehmans Road, Fernside, Rangiora.


Baby Expo

Date:Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th June 2020,  9.00 to 4:00 pm,

Venue: Pioneer Stadium

For more information or to get free entry tickets go to www.christchurchbabyexpo.co.nz


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.

Health Professionals’ Corner

Date: 27 – 31 March 2020

TSANZSRS Annual Scientific Meeting 2020


Date: Friday 17 April 2020

NZNO College of Respiratory Nurses Respiratory & Bronchiectasis  Symposium and AGM


Date: Monday 11th May 2020

Asthma & COPD Fundamentals Masterclass

Please email us at office@canbreathe.org.nz or call 386 0278 for more information


CanBreathe Whoosh Newsletter Autumn 2020

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