Welcome to Hospice Waikato

Hospice Waikato provides a variety of specialised care services for people who are dying – supporting them, their families and carers through illness, death and bereavement. Hospice is a Charitable Trust founded in 1981 independent of any other organisation and administered by a Board of Trustees.

Hospice Waikato is financially supported through the generosity of individuals, community groups, businesses, trusts and foundations and the wider community.

Our services include:

  • Hospice@Home – for Hamilton City, Ngaruawahia, Cambridge
  • Rural Outreach –  in the outer Waikato, working in partnership with the District Nurses
  • Rainbow Place – our children and young peoples care facility
  • Family Services – throughout illness and death including counselling for individuals and families
  • 11 bed Inpatient Unit for Symptom Management, end of life and arranged respite

Click here to view more services

Referrals  & Forms

Please click here to view our referral forms and other forms available to download.

Hospice Waikato Run for Life

When: Saturday 4th March
Time: 8am
Where: Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton
Cost: 10km Run – $15  and 5km Walk – $10

Get Your Running Shoes On!

Join together with your family, friends and colleagues to exercise, celebrate life, pay tribute to loved ones and remember those who are no longer here with us. We know you’ll have a great morning enjoying a 5km walk or a 10km fun run which will help Hospice Waikato with every step. Click here to find out more and register now.

Hospice Waikato and Montana Catering Bucket List Banquet 2017

Don’t miss securing your table at the Waikato’s most prestigious fundraising gala dinner. Attracting guests and world class entertainment from around NZ, the Hospice Waikato and Montana Catering Bucket List is a sell-out evening. More Information will be released shortly. When: Thursday 18 May 2017. Where: Claudelands, Hamilton.  Click here to purchase your tickets.

Dine at Mine

Dine at Mine is simple and fun. We invite you to gather a group of your favourite people together to enjoy a meal and ask your guests to donate to Hospice Waikato. Whether you fancy hosting a  formal evening or just a casual night with some friends – your Dine at Mine is completely up to you, your budget and your tastes.  Click here to find out more.

Hospice Merchandise Shop Online

Treat yourself or a loved one to a gift from our merchandise range and you’ll be helping to give free care and support to those in our community who are affected by life limiting illness. Choose from the following selection of items for sale.  Click here to find out more.

A special visitor at Rainbow Place

H 408Hospice Waikato’s Rainbow Place was very lucky to recieve a special visitor on Saturday 12th April, Her Royal Highness Catherine Duchess of Cambridge. Click here to read about our special day.



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