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Selwyn Times: May 30, 2017

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20 Tuesday May 30 2017 Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi SELWYN TIMES Have you been declined surgery or medical treatment by your DHB ? If so, we may be able to help you. Cantabrians in need, who meet our criteria, can be offered treatment FREE of charge. Who can access our services? • People who have been turned down in writing for treatment by the DHB • People who do not have medical insurance nor the means to pay for treatment privately (this is means tested) What services do we provide? The types of services include: • General surgery (abdominal, rectal etc) • Colonoscopy • Vascular (severe varicose veins) • Gynaecology and women’s health • Upper limb orthopaedics • Oral surgery and dentistry (conditions apply) • Cataract surgery • Counselling services (self-referral) What do I need to do if I think I qualify for help from the Charity Hospital? Ask your GP or dentist to refer you to the Canterbury Charity Hospital. Although most GPs are aware of the referral process, you might want to take this article with you when you visit them. Please do not contact the hospital directly. Where can I get more information? Visit our website All services provided by the hospital are free of charge thanks to the generosity of our unpaid volunteer surgeons, nurses and supporters. The Charity Hospital does not receive any Government funding. I don’t need help, but would like to help If you are a health professional and can offer your time or if you can assist financially we would love to hear from you via email to:

SELWYN TIMES Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi Tuesday May 30 2017 21 SPORTS Dominant netball wins LINCOLN HAVE gone unbeaten to win the opening round of the Selwyn Netball Centre premier competition. They defeated Southbridge 81-33 in a dominant display on Saturday to finish on 20 points with a perfect five from five record. Greenpark put away Burnham 83-33 in their final match to finish in second (see photos). Their only defeat of the opening round come against Lincoln 51-57. Saturday results – Lincoln 81-33 Southbridge, Broadfield 60-47 Halswell RL, Greenpark 83-33 Burnham. Standings – Lincoln 20pts, 1; Greenpark 16pts, 2; Broadfield 13pts, 3; Halswell RL 8pts, 4; Southbridge 5pts, 5; Burnham 0pts, 6. – Island’s premier Year 7 & 8 team sporting PACE: Greenpark’s Amy McClintoch catches the ball on the move. REBOUND: Greenpark goal shooter Casey Ashton reaches high to get the ball. FINGERTIPS: Greenpark’s Terri Hawkins (left) comes within millimetres of intercepting a pass t0 Chloe Waitiki. ‘Drilling’ NEW LOCATION ADVERT.pdf 1 1/05/2014 11:51:35 a.m. PHOTOS: KAREN CASEY VISIT OUR NEW LOCATION LOCATION 430 ST ASAPH STREET! RECOVER YOUR LOVED FURNITURE No job too big or small Hours of Business: 7am-4.30pm Mon-Thurs Fri 8am to midday or by appointment with Keith 027 566 3909 Still able to offer you the finest top quality new furniture Visit us online P. 371 7500 QUALITY FURNITURE SPECIALISTS RE - UPHOLSTERY SPECIALISTS KEITH HARTSHORNE 0275 663 909