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These authors will share their stories at the Polofields Crossing Book Fair

The Polofields Crossing Book Fair in support of HospiceWits is back, and with talks by skilled South African wordsmiths, literary-inspired menus and free coffee from…

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HospiceWits SerendipiTea returns with a spring luncheon

Over the years, HospiceWits’s annual SerendipiTea event has become a mainstay on the calendars of the glitterati of South Africa. This prestigious luncheon has seen…

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HospiceWits partners with Polofields Crossing again for the Spring Book Fair

Following the success of the Polofields and HospiceWits Book Fair in autumn this year, HospiceWits is excited to announce the Spring Book Fair, set to…

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Polofields Crossing Book Fair Writing Challenge

In celebration of the Spring Book Fair, and the incredible work done by the HospiceWits health care workers, we are proud to announce the first Polofields Crossing Book Fair Writing Challenge in association with the SA Writers College.

Mandela Day 2021: This is how you can help HospiceWits

Mandela Day was first celebrated in 2010, and aims to mobilise citizens to devote 67 minutes to community service on 18 July. The 67 minutes…

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How to move on from grief

In the midst of what is perhaps the most tumultuous time any of us have ever experienced in our lives, moving on from the grief…

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Four remarkable and notable women in medicine

Despite the fairer sex traditionally being considered more caring, there is still a significant discrepancy in terms of women actually being acknowledged for the important…

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7 TED Talks that will give you new insight into healthcare

The way we care for our sick has changed drastically over the past century, and there is innovation in the healthcare sector every day. These…

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Important Information if your loved one has Dementia

Used as a catchall term for a number of different conditions, dementia is a condition that affects some of the patients receiving palliative care from…

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Hospice Voices of Love campaign

Ntombi Hatta Introduction: 1. What is your name?Ntombi Hatta 2. Which hospice do you work for?Hospice Wits 3. What do you do there?Home care Nurse…

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