Takapuna hospice shop team may22 blog

Takapuna Hospice Shop Named in Auckland’s Top 5

A huge congratulations to the team at our Takapuna Hospice Shop, which has been named one of Auckland’s top five op shops in 2022!

Paul Hopley blog May22

Stamping your mark

Ten-year volunteer Paul Hopley has found a unique way to stamp his mark on his volunteering role.

Storeperson Malcolm Bluck blog

Change in direction

Meet Malcolm – keen fisherman and creator of abstract art oil paintings. The father of four and grandfather of one has also joined Harbour Hospice’ retail team after working in the print industry for 25 years.

Kenina Court and mum Clara awareness week appeal may 2022

Kenina’s story

When Clara Gillanders was diagnosed with cancer she was told she had two years to live. But that two years turned out to be just five months and Harbour Hospice was brought in when Clara began to deteriorate more quickly than anticipated. 

Awareness week 2022

Awareness Week 2022

Harbour Hospice seeks community support to fill desperate need for nurses this Hospice Awareness Week May 16 – 22.

Judy and Kevin Cameron wedding day blog

Kevin's story

With 50 years of marriage behind them, Kevin and Judith Cameron had shared more of life together than many.

Peggy Newton running blog

Peggy pounds pavement for hospice

Harbour Hospice’ Recruitment Specialist Peggy Newton LOVES running and now she's found a way to turn her passion into a fundraiser for hospice!

Wayne game changer blog

Game changer

Meet Wayne – fierce contender on the petanque court, keen gardener and proud grandfather of eight and great grandfather of one. He also volunteers for Harbour Hospice.

Cathie Jack blog

What’s cooking?

Just like the kitchen is the heart of the home, it’s also the heart of hospice. It’s where bread is baked, legs of lamb are roasted, fresh fish is fried and every description of cake whipped up – all with care and attention to detail by our dedicated kitchen team.