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Find treasures and make an invaluable contribution at HospiceWits shops

How often have you popped into a charity shop with the intention of just “quickly looking around”, only to leave an hour later with a…

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Donate a virtual globe for the greater good through the HospiceWits Tree of Light

The annual HospiceWits tree-lighting ceremony at the Johannesburg Zoo has become a literal highlight on this charity’s calendar. Hundreds of people gather every year to…

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The role of the family during end-of-life care

Caring for a loved one during the final stages of their life may be an exceptionally challenging experience for the patient’s family and close friends….

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This is what HospiceWits’ interdisciplinary team does

HospiceWits provides care and support through a holistic, interdisciplinary team approach, with the provision of palliative care for all in need. The interdisciplinary team provides…

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5 things to know about hospice care

When the time comes to decide about the symptom management of a loved one that is suffering from a terminal illness, family members often aren’t…

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HospiceWits NWTS Lounge Edition brings stars together for a good cause

The annual HospiceWits Night with the Stars fashion show and fundraiser has become a mainstay of this organisation’s fundraising efforts, each year bringing together scores…

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Sihlangene stands together for mental health

In isiZulu, the word “sihlangene” means “we stand together”. Now, more than ever, this sentiment rings true, and especially during the challenging times we are…

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Hospice caregiving: An ancillary healthcare worker’s account

More than 125 full-time staff make up HospiceWits’ cavalry of care – these include doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists and spiritual counselors. HospiceWits is exceedingly…

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HospiceWits Night with the Stars brings fashion, celebs and top SA designers straight to your lounge

HospiceWits’ annual Night with the Stars event has become one of the country’s premier fashion fundraising events over the past six years, inviting South Africa’s…

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Caring and compassion that knows no bounds: A tribute to Sr Judith Young

It is with extreme sadness that we share the news that Sister Judith Young recently passed away peacefully. We are all devastated by the news…

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