The impact of this project extends far and wide with significant benefits for patients and their families, our inpatient and community doctors, nurses and support teams and the wider North Shore community.
For patients and their families
When 32-year-old Andrew Porteous became a Harbour Hospice patient, a support team wrapped around him and his family to ensure he could live every moment, enjoy milestone celebrations with his kids, and even see his favourite band play live! Read Andrew's story here...
For the wider community
For our healthcare professionals
When my husband was diagnosed with cancer, my world crumbled. I wondered how I would cope with our very young family. Andrew was 32, our daughter Lauren was 3 and our son Martin was just two weeks old.