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Harbour Hospice chief executive recognised as local hero

Harbour Hospice Chief Executive Jan Nichols has been recognised as a Local Hero in the Albany Westfield Local Heroes awards.

Robyn and mum blog oct21

Little boy lost

When Robyn Millar’s former partner turned up on her doorstep asking for help, she took him in. Then Harbour Hospice discovered Peter and began helping him too.

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Roadtrip of a lifetime

We korero with Harbour Hospice clinical nurse specialist Claire May.

Web Barb

‘My mother was an early mobiliser’

Harbour Hospice kaiāwhina Barb O'Loughlin's lifelong love of learning te reo started with her mum, Kahurangi Watana Mataira Taylor, who was an early 'disruptor'.

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Training room benefits community

The redevelopment will feature a Training Room to deliver training and education programmes and it’s thanks to the generosity of The Ralph & Eve Seelye Charitable Trust, that this is possible.

paula garner 25 years blog

In it for the long haul

"I’ve always felt humbled by the work we do, and I’m constantly reminded that we need to live our lives and take opportunities when they come."

Ruth Reidy Jan Buchan education blog aug21

The deal on dementia

Two of our Inpatient Unit nurses went to the Dementia Care New Zealand conference to learn more about what this means for our community.

my boy and me linda august newsletter21

My boy & me

Before Linda’s diagnosis she’d never heard of MND and hopes that by sharing her story others will understand her illness better.

National volunteer week 2021 blog

Celebrating our volunteers

This week marks National Volunteer Week, and we’re celebrating our team of close-to-1400 volunteers in a number of different ways.

Jeanne and Roanne blog

Lightening the load for carers

Interview with Jeanne Warmington, Harbour Hospice Family Support Team Leader, and Roanne Stout, Harbour Hospice Social Worker