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VACANCY – SOCIAL WORKER

PURPOSE To co-ordinate and provide psychosocial services to patient, families and significant others who are referred to the organisation, as an integral member of the…

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How to make the festive season special for family or friends receiving hospice care

The festive season is traditionally a time of togetherness with those closest to us, but it is easy to forget about the beauty of this…

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Fill your Christmas stockings at the HospiceWits shops

If you’ve ever visited one of our HospiceWits charity shops in Johannesburg, you’ll know that the sheer variety available is staggering. No matter what you’re…

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A word of gratitude from HospiceWits

When looking back at 2020, almost all the reflections are likely to speak of a time that was extraordinarily challenging, but that also yielded plenty…

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HospiceWits Tree of Light 2020: Get your globe at these centres

Whilst the HospiceWits Tree of Light picnic and tree-lighting ceremony won’t be taking place as usual this year due to challenges posed by the Covid-19…

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This is how you can donate to HospiceWits with your MySchool card

South Africa’s leading community loyalty programme, MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet has paid R57 million to a range of worthy causes this year alone, and has been…

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HospiceWits’ palliative care: here is what our doctors, home care nurses and patient’s families have to say

Patients who receive a terminal diagnosis are often taken aback when hospice care is suggested as a part of the holistic approach to the patient’s…

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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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