About Hospice

Hospice is a philosophy of care which extends beyond the physical needs of a person to their emotional, social and spiritual needs and those of their family.

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Keep up to date with our many events and fundraising initiatives – we’d love to you see you there!


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Health Professionals

Our palliative care services provide specialist and compassionate nursing care at home for people in our community.



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We love volunteers! Find out how you can get involved by becoming a hospice volunteer.

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Family/Whānau & Patient Support Programmes & Groups

You are warmly invited to attend any of our programmes or groups for patients and their family/whānau.  Please feel free to talk to your nurse about the options that are available to you.

Please phone Izard Hospice House on 07 377 4252 to advise us of your attendance beforehand.  We look forward to seeing you.

Family/Whānau & Friends as Carers Programme

Often people caring for someone in their home find themselves wanting to know more about how to care for their loved one. These interactive sessions have been designed to help build knowledge.


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Tuesday Group

A fun and social environment for patients, family/whānau and friends.


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Living Well Friday Group

A small group just for patients, focusing on how best to look after ourselves during this time of change.


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