Story: Separated By Lockdown

Lockdown was hard for everyone. But for Waipuna Hospice patient Mandy Lowe, lockdown brought with it the worst pain imaginable – being separated from her children. With the support of our generous community, Waipuna Hospice is able to make sure that while separated from those she loves most, Mandy Lowe and all our patients are…

Normalising Grief Seminar 2021

Our normalising grief seminar is a two and a half hour seminar designed to help bring understanding to the grief process. Sessions are held on Thursdays from 10:00am – 12:30pm, on the following dates: Thursday 29th July 2021 Thursday 9th September 2021 Thursday 21st October 2021 Thursday 2nd December 2021 Refreshments are provided. To book…

Story: Committed To The Cause

Committed to the Cause Betty Parnwell, a volunteer at our Greerton Charity Shop, is recognised for her long service. Our ‘family’ of nearly 900 volunteers are special folk and we appreciate just how wonderful each one of them is. In this issue of Waipuna Connections, we want to introduce you to Betty Parnwell, one of…