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Preventing Falls & Maintaining Well-being In Ageing

Preventing Falls & Maintaining Well-being In Ageing

A fall can be devastating for older people. It can make them fearful of falling again, which stops them doing the things they used to do. This can lead to social isolation and even depression. Every year one in three people over 65 will fall. For people aged 80 and over, the risk increases to…

Mindfulness Retreat- 16th & 17 June

Mindfulness Retreat- 16th & 17 June

Brightening your inner clarity – A mindfulness meditation weekend retreat. Cost for the weekend retreat : $ 100 for the general public. $75 for our current volunteers, benefactors and unwaged. Payment by 1 June is needed to confirm enrolment. Vegetarian lunch is provided each day. Accommodation not provided.  At Amitabha Hospice on 16th and 17th June…

Safe Refuge

Safe Refuge

Are you caring for an elderly or terminally ill loved one? Perhaps you are grieving a loss? Caring for elderly & terminally ill loved ones brings many day-to-day challenges, just as with every grief journey. Both can toss us around on dark, deep stormy seas – and other times we can moor for a time…

THE NEXT VOLUNTEER TRAINING STARTS on Wednesday 7 March 2018.

THE NEXT VOLUNTEER TRAINING STARTS on Wednesday 7 March 2018.

THE NEXT VOLUNTEER TRAINING STARTS on Wednesday 7 March 2018. The training is given on 8 consecutive Wednesdays from 7.00 – 9.30pm, at our training room in Avondale. Amitabha Hospice provides free care to the elderly & to people with life-limiting illness in every area of Auckland for a few hours a week. For information…

Fundraising Campaign. Help us to build a disabled toilet!

Fundraising Campaign. Help us to build a disabled toilet!

Today, we’re launching our 2017 Year-End Campaign. This campaign is launched to help raise funds to renovate our bathroom with a standard disabled toilet and vanity. Make a real difference to lives of many and please donate today for this worthy cause. Amitabha Hospice offers weekly day stay programmes to enhance the quality of life…

Reiki- November Event

Reiki- November Event

Reiki is a holistic system of subtle vibrational healing that strengthens our well-being and supports our natural ability to heal by restoring balance to the mind, body and spirit.

Self Care Workshop

Self Care Workshop

Self Care Workshop- 12th of October from 10:30am to 12:00pm

Carer Support Group

Carer Support Group

    When: Every Thursday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm Where: Amitabha Hospice – Kuan Yin Lounge This support group will be conducted by a Narrative Counselling Therapist. This day stay programme will be a collaboration of interesting group activities

His Holiness Dalai Lama is now Patron of Amitabha Hospice!

His Holiness Dalai Lama is now Patron of Amitabha Hospice!

We have wonderful news that His Holiness Dalai Lama has accepted our invitation to be Patron of Amitabha Hospice! His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, describes himself as a simple Buddhist monk. He is the spiritual leader of Tibet. He was born on 6 July 1935, to a farming family, in a small…

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