Virtual Village

Working Together

Barbara Davis, a member of the Establishment Committee for Virtual Village East, spoke at the recent meeting of local Community groups leaders. The purpose of the meeting was to introduce...

The path to a new form of community…

In 2018, HBH Senior Living and East Health Trust established Virtual Village Howick, based on successful virtual villages for seniors overseas. Designed to support older people to overcome loneliness and...

Transport forum drives ways to help Howick’s seniors

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A transport forum and morning tea for Howick’s senior citizens held on Friday 30th November proved to be a great success. Hosted by the Virtual Village Howick, the event was...

Howick’s first Virtual Village event on 30 November

East Health Trust and HBH Senior Living have established a ‘Virtual Village’ for seniors in Howick. Based on successful virtual villages overseas, this initiative is designed to support older people...

Virtual Village is virtually a go

The ‘virtual village’ initiative outlined in the last issue of The Beacon is progressing well and we are seeking feedback from the Howick community to find out whether a Village...

A virtual village for Howick

If you walk down the corridor in the Rest Home right now you will see a sign on the spare office door which says “Hive HQ”. Until February this office...