National volunteer week 2021

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

Janet Tezel blog

We will still be here

Interview with Janet Tezel, Family Support Team Leader and Counsellor

Pennie Kennings blog

We all have a story

Interview with Harbour Hospice Life Stories Coordinator, volunteer Pennie Kennings

Theresa Awareness week blog

Helping people find their way home

Interview with Terehia Walker, Harbour Hospice Kaiāwhina (cultural support)

Clare Fransen blog

The healing power of touch

Interview with Clare Fransen, Harbour Hospice Complementary Therapist

Vincent blog

It always comes back to love

Interview with Vincent Maire, Harbour Hospice spiritual carer

julie reid blog

Matches made in heaven

Interview with Julie Reid, Harbour Hospice Volunteer Services Coordinator

awareness week 2021

Hospice Awareness Week 2021

To celebrate Hospice Awareness Week (17-23 May) this week, we’ve created a series of short stories and videos that shine a light on the lesser-known aspects of hospice.

Race4Life 2021 Dorothy Nash blog

The fast and the furious come out to play

Some of our day programme patients recently attended Race 4 Life 2021 – a fantastic annual event run by Race 4 Life Trust.