Which Dressing for which Palliative Wound?

This workshop will focus on: How we navigate through the vast array of dressing products Examining wound assessment tools Classifying different dressings Using case studies to help us put the learning into practice Date: Wednesday 18th November 2020 Time: 1:30pm – 4:00pm Location: Waipuna Hospice, 43 Te Puna Station Road, Tauranga Cost: $10 per person…

Remembrance Service

Waipuna Hospice Remembrance Services are a time when families of the bereaved can come together to remember their loved one and the connection they had with Waipuna Hospice. It is with regret that we had to cancel our in-person Remembrance Service In August due to Covid-19 restrictions on gatherings. However, we warmly invite you to…

Wound Management in Palliative Care Workshop

Please note: this workshop is now fully booked. Please contact us to join the wait list. This workshop will focus on: Addressing wound care challenges in the palliative care setting Discussing the nurse’s role in providing care for pressure area wounds, fungating wounds and leaking legs Discussing the management of palliative wounds through case scenarios…

Jackie Clarke

Jackie Clarke has a huge voice and personality and the ability to keep her audience guessing. She’s instantly recognisable as a judge on NZ Idol and as part of kiwiana trio When the Cat’s Been Spayed. Jackie’s a TV regular, appearing on Xmas in the Park, hosting TV2’s National Anthem Music Weekend, judging Showcase and as…

Tina Cross

Tina Cross is a pop princess turned musical theatre star at the very top of her game. As a recording artist, Tina has conquered the charts on both sides of the Tasman. As an entertainer she’s worked in New Zealand, Australia, the UK and Asia and has appeared with Sammy Davis Jnr, Tom Jones and Meatloaf!…

Suzanne Lynch

Suzanne Lynch grew up in front of the country on screen and on stage as part of the seminal pop duo The Chicks. She then took to the world stage working with Cat Stevens, Neil Sedaka, Cleo Lane, Lulu, the Walker Bros, Charles Aznavour, Olivia Newton John and Leo Sayer. Her successful solo career has included…

Social Work

Our social workers specialise in working with adults who are approaching the end of their life, as well as their families, those they are close to and their communities.  We use particular skills and knowledge to help people to deal with the impact of what is happening to them, including loss and bereavement, which includes…

Chaplaincy, Spiritual Care and Support

Our hospice chaplain / spiritual care practitioner is available for home or inpatient visits to discuss any aspect of spiritual wellbeing. The chaplain’s role involves emotional and spiritual support of patients and family members, supporting people with and without a Christian faith and working closely with the broader faith communities of the Western Bay of…