Programmes for carers

Programmes for carers

Carers Programme (Hibiscus Coast)

A support group for carers of patients at Harbour Hospice.

The group is facilitated by counsellors and provides education and support. Topics include nutrition, self-care, relaxation strategies, support services and more.

When: Wednesdays 10.30am – 12.00pm. This in an open group which allows people attending whenever they are able. Morning tea is provided. 

Where: In the Chapel/Quiet Room at Harbour Hospice Hibiscus House, 2a John Dee Crescent, Whangaparoa.

Contact: If you wish to attend please contact your community nurse or Susan McHugh on 09 421 9180. 

 

Support Group for Carers (North Shore)
A support group for people who are caring for a family or whānau member.

Sessions include a presentation with time to talk together as a group and share knowledge and experiences. There is an additional practical session for those who are interested in learning some nursing skills.

The session will be facilitated by a senior nurse and may not be of interest to all group members.

When: This is a four week course run regularly throughout the year on a Friday from 11:00am – 1:00pm. Lunch is provided.

Where: Harbour Hospice North Shore, 7 Shea Terrace, Takapuna.

Contact: If you wish to attend, please contact Sasha Pilkington, Jeanne Warmington or a Family Support team member on 09 486 1688 or ask your community nurse for dates.

 

Caregivers Programme (Warkworth/Wellsford)
A support group for caregivers of patients at Hospice.

The group is facilitated by a social worker and/or counsellor and provides education and support. Topics include nutrition, self care, relaxation strategies, support services and more. You will meet others in a similar situation and can share ideas in a caring and supportive environment.

When: 11.00am – 12.30pm every first and third Thursday of the month throughout the year. This in an open group which allows people to attend whenever they are able. Morning tea and light lunch is provided.

Where: Harbour Hospice Tui House, 47 Morrison Drive, Warkworth.

Contact: For more information phone Monica Donnelly 09 425 9535.

Please let us know if you need someone to supervise your family member while you attend the Programme.

Programme for Carers

A support group for carers of patients at Hospice.

The group is facilitated by counsellors and provides education and support. Topics include nutrition, self-care, relaxation strategies, support services and many more.

When: Every Wednesday, 10.30 – 12.00 noon throughout the year.  Morning tea is provided. This in an open group with people attending whenever they are able.

Where: In the Chapel at Harbour Hospice Hibiscus House, 2a John Dee Crescent, Whangaparoa.

Contact: If you wish to attend please contact your community nurse or Susan McHugh on 09 421 9180. 

Support Group for Carers
A support group for people who are caring for a family/whānau member.

Sessions include a presentation with time to talk together as a group and share knowledge & experiences. There is an additional practical session for those who are interested in learning some nursing skills.

The session will be facilitated by a senior nurse and may not be of interest to all group members.

When: This a four week course run regularly throughout the year on a Friday 11-1 pm. Lunch is provided.

Where: Harbour Hospice North Shore, 7 Shea Terrace, Takapuna.

Contact: If you wish to attend please contact Sasha Pilkington / Jeanne Warmington Family Support North Shore 094861688 or ask your community nurse for dates.

Programme for Carers

A support group for carers of patients at Harbour Hospice.

The group is facilitated by a social worker and/or counsellor and provides education and support. Topics include: nutrition, self care, relaxation strategies, support services and more. You will meet others in a similar situation and can share ideas in a caring and supportive environment. 

When: Every first and third Thursday 11.00am – 12.30pm throughout the year. This in an open group which allows people to attend whenever they are able. Morning tea and light lunch is provided.

Where: Harbour Hospice Tui House, 47 Morrison Drive, Warkworth.

Contact: For more information please contact Monica Donnelly 09 425 9535

 

Please let us know if you need someone to supervise your family member while you attend the Programme.