Hospice Tairāwhiti

Hospice Tairawhiti provides community based hospice care for the people of Tairawhiti, from Morere to Potaka.

Hospice or palliative care is specialised care for people with life limiting conditions. Our focus is on improving quality of life for the person and providing support for the whanau.

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Hospice Awareness Week 13-19 May
13th May 2019

This Hospice Awareness Week we are delighted to share our annual supplement which was distributed with the Gisborne Herald on...

Annual Night of Laughs 2019
12th May 2019

Everyone loves a little side-splitting fun and the Hospice Tairawhiti Annual Night Of Laughs will deliver just that.

Cooking with Jax Hamilton
29th April 2019

Cooking With Jax Hamilton is an evening spent with people that like to cook.

Moment of Remembrance
29th April 2019

The Hospice Tairawhiti Moment of Remembrance is an evening for all members of the Tairawhiti community, this is not only...

Pop up Cafe
29th April 2019

The pop up cafe will be back again this year during Hospice week.It was such a success last year that...

Autumn Newsletter 2019
29th March 2019

We are powering through the year and in saying that our Autumn newsletter is fresh of the press.

Specialist Medical Care

Our team of doctors work with patients’ General Practitioners to ensure the best possible pain and symptom management.

Hospice Nurses act as care co-ordinators and are in regular contact with patients and families to monitor their needs.

Whether it be symptom control for the patient, or support services for the family, the nurse will ensure the appropriate people are involved.

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