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Amitabha Hospice

Cancer Network Group Service



Amitabha Hospice Service offers free practical home help and compassionate companionship for the elderly and the incurably ill of any age and their families with specially trained and supervised caregivers throughout the greater Auckland area. Based on the Buddhist principles of love, integrity, equanimity and service, each family member and staff member is accorded equal respect and compassion with regard to their individuality and uniqueness as members of the larger universal human family. Amitabha Hospice Service is dedicated to developing and maintaining the highest quality of compassionate care in co-operation with other professional community services.

Service Areas

Hospice and palliative care services

  • Community palliative care service
  • Hospice
  • Respite


Mon – Fri 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

How to access this service

For general information please call (09) 828 3321 or visit our website: www.amitabhahospice.org

Referrals can be done online.

Team details

Ecie Hursthouse - Managing Director

Dr Heather Buttle - Chairperson

Sabine Hemmingsen-Jensen - Secretary

Sheryl Lyon - Treasurer

Stephen Le Couteur- Trustee/ Property Manager

Anjalee Pieries - Operations Manager

Joop van Herk - Volunteer and Daystay-Program Coordinator

Margarita Sisam - Volunteer Coordinator

Contact Details

44 Powell Street, Avondale

Central Auckland

44 Powell Street
Auckland 1026

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Street Address

44 Powell Street
Auckland 1026

Postal Address

44 Powell St
Auckland 1026

This page was last updated at 2:30PM on July 1, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Amitabha Hospice.