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Hospice Kaipara

Community Health Service, Cancer Network Group

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Description

Hospice Kaipara serves the Kaipara District.  It covers from the Waipoua Forest to Maungaturoto, the Dargaville Township and its surrounds, which includes from Pouto to Tangiteroria.

Hospice Kaipara provides home based support, free of charge, catering to the needs of patients and their family/whānau that need specialist care to help manage their life limiting illness.  We work with other health providers (e.g. Doctors, District Health Board staff, Iwi providers, pharmacists), and services include:

  • Clinical Care
  • Specialist loan equipment
  • Counselling/Bereavement Support
  • Volunteers
  • Complimentary therapy
  • Library with useful books and resources

Staff

Annette Olsen, Lead Clinical Care Coordinator

Linda Gould,Clinical Care Coordinator

Lisa Bowman, Administrator

Lorraine Baume, Shop Manager

Sharyn Waterman, Family Support Co-ordinator

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral

Hours

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

After hours phone support service is available

Services Provided

End of life care

Hospice and palliative care services

  • Community palliative care service

Cancer Types

Brain and Spinal, Head and Neck / Thyroid, Lung, Breast, Upper Gastrointestinal (Oesophagus / Stomach / Liver), Lower Gastrointestinal (Bowel / Rectum / Anus), Kidney, Bladder, Testicular, Prostate, Gynaecological, Leukaemia and Blood, Skin Cancer / Melanoma, Sarcoma, Others

Region

Northland

Contact Details

Community Health Services, Dargaville Hospital
Awakino Road
Dargaville

Street Address

Community Health Services, Dargaville Hospital
Awakino Road
Dargaville

Postal Address

PO Box 112
Dargaville 0310

This page was last updated at 1:46PM on July 21, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Hospice Kaipara.