Palliative care, as defined by the World Health Organisation, "intends neither to hasten nor postpone death".
Laura Halligan is offering music therapy to patients who are supported by Cranford Hospice and their whanau. One of such patient is Eleanor. We asked her what music therapy means to her.
In 2017 sixteen patients who were supported by Cranford Hospice have had their Life Review published as a beautiful hardcover book by the Life Review team.
God Bless you for your kindness - A testimonial
730 Women attended the Mitre 10 Mega Napier Ladies Night
Cranford Hospice is following advice from the Public Health Unit following cases of gastroenteritis which are being treated as suspected norovirus.
Trees of remembrance are now in Farmers Napier and Hastings as well as the three Cranford Hospice stores.
"Cranford Hospice let us be sons to our Dad, not carers" - Read about Mako's experience with Cranford Hospice and more in our Spring Newsletter.
Aroha is the Cranford Hospice newsletter, published twice a year.
Six public meetings will be held on the recommendation Cranford Hospice should move to Chesterhope Station.