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Immune Boosting Nutrition

Immune Boosting Nutrition

When: 30th August at 7:00pm What: Immune Boosting Nutrition. Focusing on how to enhance beneficial GUT bacteria, which have a major influence on IMMUNE health, Amanda Cleghorn will delve into the science behind the incredible roles that GUT bacteria play in maintaining your IMMUNE health and also will give tips on how to support your…

Depression & Suicide Prevention

Depression & Suicide Prevention

When: 26th July at 7:00pm Where: Amitabha Hospice – 44 Powell st, Avondale What: Dr Phil Howard Speaks on Depression & Suicide Prevention

Reiki

Reiki

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. Reiki 1  class with Claire Begin Morrison  will be held on 1st &2nd September from 9 am to 5pm. The class is limited to four students…

Mid-winter pot luck lunch

Mid-winter pot luck lunch

Join us for our Mid-Winter Potluck Lunch. If you like you can bring a dish to share or come along with a koha contribution and use this opportunity to meet other members of Amitabha Hospice. What better way to mark this mid-winter than to come together to enjoy a bowl of soup, ukulele music and…

Buddhist Chaplaincy & Peaceful Passing Course – 3,4,5 August

Buddhist Chaplaincy & Peaceful Passing Course – 3,4,5 August

Amitabha Hospice needs more Peaceful Passing Companions. Peaceful Passing Companions are special volunteers who have been trained to give spiritual support to people of any religion or no religion when they are facing the end of their life or a serious health crisis that brings up spiritual questions. Amitabha Hospice has been offering this service…

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…

Laughter Yoga

Laughter Yoga

Laughter yoga is a unique style of yoga that involves laughing voluntarily. This new twist to the ancient practice of yoga is probably the only exercise routine that will leave you happier and healthier. It is an excellent cardio workout and what starts as a forced laughter becomes a real one and more contagious than…

Friends Of Amitabha applications NOW OPEN

Friends Of Amitabha applications NOW OPEN

Ever wondered how you could help Amitabha Hospice but don’t have the time or interest to be a Volunteer Caregiver? Maybe you are / have been involved with us in any other way and still like to continue supporting us. How about becoming a “Friend of Amitabha Hospice”? We would love to have your friendship…

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…

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