Caregiver Education Programme 2019

A one day education session for families and friends as carers of their loved ones.   Part One: Support for you and your family Part one begins with introductions and morning tea giving the participants and facilitators a chance to get to know each other. After this we will discuss what Palliative Care is and…

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 is available for home or inpatient visits to discuss any aspect of spiritual wellbeing. Donna Denmead has trained in Clinical Pastoral Education and Specialist Palliative Care Chaplaincy and is an accredited healthcare chaplain. Her role involves emotional and spiritual support of staff, patients and family members, supporting folk with and without a…