Established in 1959, Communicare is a not for profit association, that serves the elderly, lonely and disabled within the Auckland Community. 

Their Thursday morning Friendship Centre, held at The Chapel, offers  a range of activities as well as good fellowship and food.  Morning tea and lunch are served at a minimal weekly cost. The Te Atatu Friendship Centre is on Thursday between 9.30 am and 1.00 pm

It is one of 21 operating across Auckland and has been at home at The Chapel for over 20 years.