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 14-20 May 2018
1st May 2018

This week is Hospice Awareness Week and we are delighted to share our annual supplement which was distributed with the...

Autumn Newsletter 2018
26th March 2018

Our Autumn newsletter is here and full of exciting events.

Save the Date to Celebrate - 9 March 2018
1st March 2018

Celebrate is back. The highly successful Hospice Tairawhiti fundraiser of 2016 which kick-started the organisation’s new building fund to the...

Summer Newsletter 2017
20th December 2017

Our Summer newsletter is hot off the press, showing us about up and coming events for 2018 - this edition...

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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