Spiritual and Emotional Care for Hospice Patients

HospiceWits is dedicated to providing comprehensive care to patients in the Johannesburg and Soweto area, focusing not only on physical needs but also on emotional and spiritual well-being. Their holistic approach addresses the full spectrum of a patient’s needs, recognising that emotional and spiritual support significantly impacts the quality of life for both patients and…

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What do Palliative Care professionals do?

HospiceWits cares for, and supports, patients who are diagnosed with a life threatening or life limiting illness, those entering the end stages of a terminal disease and those who require care as they approach the end of their lives. Palliative care, often misunderstood and underutilized, is a specialized approach to healthcare that focuses on improving…

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Pain and Symptom Management

HospiceWits takes care of patients who have life limiting and life threatening illnesses in and around the greater Johannesburg and Soweto communities. Part of the ethos of hospice care is to ensure that patients are able to spend their time in their care comfortably, with dignity and with quality of life. Pain management is one…

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How to support someone being cared for by the Hospice team

HospiceWits provides high quality care to patients in and around the greater Johannesburg and Soweto area. It’s trained staff assist patients with pain management, symptom control, palliative care, counselling and spiritual care. However, many family members and friends feel they too should provide the support their loved ones need. The question is, how, exactly? First…

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