News & Events

The wellbeing of patients, staff and volunteers and their families/whanau is always our top priority, we therefore ask that you consider the following questions if you are planning to visit our Hospice: Are you at risk of having COVID-19? Have you been in close physical contact with someone who is suspected of or is a confirmed case of COVID -19? Have you travelled from Mainla ...

16 Mar 2020

Sadly due to the current environment and the risk of Covid-19 this event will be rescheduled.   27 March 2020 - Business Writing with Christine Smith   This is a Writing for Business workshop that will benefit your business and raise funds to support our services.  This is a practical workshop for people who need to write effective emails, report, proposals or other business do ...

20 Feb 2020

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20 Feb 2020

Hospices throughout the country have once again been overwhelmed and humbled by the support from Farmers Department Stores and their customers in the lead up to Christmas.  More than $759,000 was donated towards the end of 2019.  This is the sixth year that Farmers has raised funds for hospice and to date has generated more than $4.2M to help keep services free of charge.  One ...

20 Feb 2020

Family and friends of the late Julie Gray had launched a Give a Little page to support Julie and her husband Ted.  Sadly Julie passed away, and it was decided by the family to donate the money raised to Hospice Taranaki in recognition of the care Julie had received.   Thank you so much Bonnie Kahui and the rest of your family and friends, for the generous donation of $2,873.   ...

09 Jan 2020

Before Christmas Rose Whitaker, Hospice Marketing & Promotions Co-ordinator, was contacted by Patricia Fogelman, Director of the Palliative Medicine Programme at The Guthrie Clinics in Pennsylvania.  She was wanting five of our lovely 2019 Christmas baubles to be sent to her to be used as holiday gifts for her team.  Patricia has been following us on Facebook and saw a stor ...

09 Jan 2020

Hospice Taranaki is looking for an outgoing and friendly person to manage their community patient equipment and vehicle fleet.   This role is for 16 hours per week, days/times to be worked out with the appointee, based at Te Rangimarie in David Street. Key tasks will be: managing all aspects of outward/inward movement of loan equipment to patients and their families maintainin ...

09 Jan 2020

Fantastic day on Sunday 5th January at New Plymouth Bowling Club. Great support from the community with teams from all over the province participating. Summary of the day would include the exceptional skills shown on the greens, the camaraderie, respect and how well organised the event was. A highlight was not just the occasional really good bowl but the wonderful scones for mo ...

06 Jan 2020

farewell Clare and Christine

17 Dec 2019

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