Hospice Taranaki provides a range of community or hospice inpatient services for patients and their family/whanau who are living with life limiting illness.
The hospice philosophy of holistic care is available without barriers for all patients and their families/whanau.
Patients who have Hospice Taranaki involved in their care may have cancer or other life limiting non-cancer illnesses. Affirming life and offering dignity and hope, acknowledging the uniqueness of each person and striving to work in partnership to meet patient and family needs.
Hospice Taranaki is a registered Charitable Trust, founded in 1992 and administered by a Board of Trustees.
Your gift to the hospice in your Will (a bequest) ensures the future of the free services Hospice Taranaki provides to the community.
Giving to Hospice...
We depend very much on the generosity of the Taranaki community, grants from Trusts, donations. fundraising events and most of all our wonderful HospiceShops.
HospiceShops in Taranaki
Our 5 HospiceShops, are major contributors of funds to financially support Hospice Taranaki so that our services continue to remain free to patients and families/whanau.
Volunteers are our lifeblood. 124,478 volunteer hours were provided from the community during the 2018/19 year. Volunteers support all components of the hospice programme, including helping with reception, administration, driving, fundraising, Day Programme hosts, flowers, baking, knitting, gardening, housekeeping, and more!
Snapshot of the "Big Picture" 2019/2020
To see the big picture for the previous financial year, click here
Community Business partnerships - our Hospice Champions
Sustainable future thanks to our 100 Club:
Services available to Hospice Patients, their families/whanau and significant others.
Providing... Counselling, Carers Programme, Patient Discussion Group, Bereavement Support Group, Social Work, Spiritual Care and Advice, Memorial Services, Art Therapy, Biography Service, Bereavement Support.
There is one vacancy for a Site Retail Manager at the Waiwhakaiho HospiceShop, applications close on Thursday 10th June 2021.
Calves for Hospice...
Would you like further information regarding assisting Hospice Taranaki with a donation of a calf? Click here to go to the detailed information.
Teeing off for Hospice hosted by George MacArthur
Our thanks go to the businesses and organisations who supported our very successful inaugural golf tournament, and our celebrities who gave their time and golf skills to help make this event a success. Our grateful thanks also go to our wonderful volunteers, without whom there would have been no event. click on this link.
Visiting Te Rangimarie Hospice
(Hospice Taranaki inpatient unit)
5 David St, Westown NEW PLYMOUTH
Open visiting times for families
General visiting 10am - 7pm daily
24 hour Service
We are available 24 hours, 7 days a week.
For patient care telephone 06 753 7830