North Auckland > Cancer Support > Waitemata District Health Board (WDHB) >

Hibiscus Hospice

Cancer Network Group Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Hibiscus Hospice provides free of charge palliative care to people in our community who are affected by life-limiting or terminal illness - and support for their families,  during the period of illness and beyond.

Service Areas

Hospice and palliative care services

  • Community palliative care service
  • Hospice
  • Palliative residential/carer support
  • Respite
  • Specialist hospital palliative care services

Aids and equipment

  • Home equipment

Counselling

  • Grief counselling
  • Home & family
  • Spiritual care

Cultural support

  • Cultural advocacy services

Exercise and relaxation

  • Massage therapy
  • Tai chi
  • Social clubs

Home support

  • Carer support
  • Home equipment

Nursing support services

  • Palliative and hospice care

Transport

  • Volunteer driving services

Welfare & advocacy services

  • Advocacy services

Support

  • Support during treatment
  • Support for family/whānau/partners
  • Support groups

Supportive health

  • Lymphedema
  • Occupational therapy
  • Social work

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

In Patient Unit is open 24 hours, 7 days.

Admission to the In Patient Unit is strictly by clinical assessment

How to access this service

Admission to the Inpatient Unit is based on clinical assessment, generally by referral from our Hospice nurses or the patient’s own doctors.

It doesn't matter who you are; what you believe in or where you live. Hospice care is available free of charge to anyone who lives in our district.

Team details

 Hibiscus Hospice offers a wide range of palliative care, comfort and support services; provided by a specialist team of doctors and nurses, and an experienced patient and family support team comprising of counsellors, social workers and a spiritual care coordinator. A large and dedicated group of volunteers also assists our patients, both at home and while admitted to our In Patient Unit.

Note: PDF downloads require the free Adobe Reader application to view.

Contact Details

2a John Dee Crescent
Red Beach
Whangaparaoa

Information about this location

View on Google Maps

Get directions

Street Address

2a John Dee Crescent
Red Beach
Whangaparaoa

Postal Address

PO Box 66
Whangaparaoa 0943

This page was last updated at 10:20AM on September 11, 2017. This information is reviewed and edited by Hibiscus Hospice.