Retreat 9am to 4pm

AGM 2pm to 3pm (Refreshments will be served after the meeting)
Our Lady’s Home of Compassion te puaroha
2 Rhine Street (off Murray Street
Island Bay, Wellington

Let us know if you are not coming to the retreat but will be at the AGM so we know how many for afternoon tea.

AGM Registration or ApologyRetreat RegistrationAGM Nomination Form (Download PDF)AGM Proxy Form (Download PDF)

THE LATE EFFECTS OF POLIO FORUM

University of Otago Wellington Medical School
Te Whare Wananga o Otago Ki
Te Whanga-Nui-a Tara
23 Mein Street, Newtown Wellington

This Forum is scheduled to coincide with World Polio Day on October 24 and is designed to raise awareness about the late effects of polio (LEoP – previously referred to as PPS or Post-Polio Syndrome) and its treatment.
Subjects covered may include sessions on pain and fatigue, breathing, sleep, advances in orthotics, polio vaccination, the needs of health professionals and the lived-experiences of people who have had polio. The programme is designed to be of interest to physiotherapists, occupational therapists, exercise physiologist, rehabilitation practitioners, orthotics providers, chiropractors, osteopaths, orthopaedic surgeons, neurologist, anaesthetists, public and community health practitioners including alternative health practitioners such as acupuncturists, GPs, DHB, PHO and Ministry of Health officials, and health researchers.

Friday October 18, 2019 Details of programme to be advised.
To REGISTER otago.ac.nz/polio2019

RETREAT DAY SATURDAY 19 OCTOBER

Our Lady’s Home of Compassion te puaroha
2 Rhine Street (off Murray Street
Island Bay, Wellington

To register your interest in receiving more details about the programme, costs, and accommodation as they become available, please email secretary@polio.org.nz

There will be accommodation available at the venue on a first come first served basis.

Standard Rooms
Six single rooms $70
Four Twin Single Rooms $99 for 2 people
Five Double Bed Rooms $99 for 2 people

The Brentwood Hotel also has 12 Mobility Access Rooms. Please book directly with the Brentwood and we recommend you book early to ensure availability.