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These are records in words and pictures
of the Polio NZ Waikato Support Group meetings

November 2015
Christmas Lunch at the Glenview Club. 19 people enjoyed a roast meal and Sue shared about her Pacific sailing adventures and challenges. Photos here
September 2015
Barry Holland, Polio NZ President visited the Waikato Support Group
November 2014 This year our End-of-Year Lunch was a roast dinner at the Glenview Club. 19 of us enjoyed the delicious meal and a time of sharing with each other. More...
August 2012 Marion Fromm told us about her mission to bring jobs and dignity to landmine survivors in Cambodia, where a disability excludes them from society.
June 2012 Gerri Pomeroy told about improvements to accessibility that were happening in our area, and more.
March 2012 We enjoyed eating ice-cream in our back yard, and Margaret Southgate gave us a talk about Patient Advocacy.
December 2011
We met together for an End-of-year Lunch at Cafe Fresca
July 2010 We elected a new committee for the Waikato group, and
Margaret Holyroyd spoke about the joys and challenges of aging
March 2007 at the home of Jean & Bob Coe
November 2006 Helen Khouri spoke at the home of Alan & Helen McAllen
July 2005 Chris East spoke about the need for a Hydrotherapy Pool
April 2004 Ray Wilson, National President of PPSS spoke to a wide group
August 2003 Nicole Bostin, a physiotherapist from Waikato Hospital was our speaker
March 2003 Fred Phillips spoke to us about the work of Rotary International
November 2002 Shirley Wright from Life Unlimited demonstrated some of their aids and gadgets
August 2002 Dr David Prestage explained the effects of polio on muscles and nerves
March 2001 Even some people traveled from Tauranga for this meeting















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