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Hospice Hero. Rockstar Grandad

Hospice Hero. Rockstar Grandad

The New Zealand Tour Aotearoa is a challenging 3,000km ‘bikepacking’ venture from Cape Reinga to Bluff, which includes a combination of cycle ...

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Maeve is a fighter

Maeve is a fighter

Precious little Maeve Cumberpatch was born in November 2016, 5 weeks early and weighing a little 3.9lbs (1.8kg).Maeve’s parents, Chris Cumberpatch ...

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A Christmas wish for Ray

A Christmas wish for Ray

When Ray Spearpoint was asked by his Hospice Waikato nurse what Hospice could do to help make some of his wishes come true, Ray said he wanted a ...

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Caring Connections campaign reaches an all time high!

Caring Connections campaign reaches an all time high!

A record-breaking $768,162 has been donated to hospice services across the country this week thanks to the remarkable generosity and support of ...

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Farmers Trees of Remembrance

Farmers Trees of Remembrance

In the weeks leading up to Christmas, the Caring Connections in our Community campaign gave Farmers customers the opportunity to remember someone ...

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Silver Ferns visit Rainbow Place

Silver Ferns visit Rainbow Place

We were lucky enough recently to have two of the Silver Ferns players visit us to meet Rainbow Place children and their families.Maria Tutaia and ...

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BNI raises $1.5 million for Hospice

BNI raises $1.5 million for Hospice

Hospice New Zealand is proud to announce that national partner BNI New Zealand, the country’s largest structured business networking organisation, ...

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Faye Clark's Message

Faye Clark's Message

Faye Clark knows first-hand what it’s like to be in hospice care, and she is determined to share her experience with others in the hope that they ...

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Queen's Service Medal

Queen's Service Medal

Mrs Jackie Grinder has contributed to her local Te Awamatu community for a number of years.Mrs Grinder was responsible for opening and running a ...

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Stantec lend a helping hand

Stantec lend a helping hand

A big thank you to Stantec who came to Hospice Waikato recently to do some fabulous work around our grounds.By the time they had left our gardens ...

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Farm animals visit Rainbow Place

Farm animals visit Rainbow Place

There were smiles all around when ‘Sam and his Farmyard Friends’ came to visit Rainbow Place. Children and their families were able to meet and ...

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Thank you for participating in Shorts Day for Hospice 2017

Thank you for participating in Shorts Day for Hospice 2017

This year Shorts Day for Hospice was on the shortest day of the year. Ecouraging people to stop and remember that life is ‘short’ and to have ...

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A wild costume for the Sevens, Aroha’s hope

A wild costume for the Sevens, Aroha’s hope

Aroha Andrews is learning how to sew. Something she has always wanted to do. A woman she did not know, out of the goodness of her heart, offered to ...

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Hospice Waikato and Montana Catering fundraiser a success

Hospice Waikato and Montana Catering fundraiser a success

The Hospice Waikato banquet has been deemed a success, thanks to nearly $350,000 raised on Thursday night. Over 900 people from the Waikato attended ...

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Wini gives back out of Aroha

Wini gives back out of Aroha

Volunteers contribute a significant amount of the manpower that is required to keep Hospice Waikato services available free of charge to patients and ...

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Hospice Waikato turns to virtual care to reach remote communities

Hospice Waikato turns to virtual care to reach remote communities

Hospice Waikato chief executive Craig Tamblyn says video conferencing technology will complement the organisation's existing services. Hospice ...

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