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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Hospice Awareness Week

We’ve finalised our events and activities for Hospice Awareness Week – which runs from 14-20th May 2018. Check out all the details by clicking here.

We had an amazing night last week as we celebrated Neighbours Day – BBQ on the Berm. Over 40 of our neighbours turned out for a sausage sizzle, bring a plate and easter egg hunt. There was much chatter and laughter and it was wonderful to More >>

Its more than just a building – its the magic that makes hospice!

Check out our latest 33Thirty article on the special vibe we have here at hospice!

Meet the Board

Get to know the members of the Lake Taupo Hospice Board of Trustees.  Check them out here!

Outstanding fundraising effort from Farmers

Farmers Taupo blow last years result out of the water! This year, Farmers Taupo have done even better than last year in their support of Lake Taupo Hospice and have exceeded the total raised in 2016 from our Tree of Remembrance Fundraising More >>

‘Time to Remember’ Memorial Service 2017

Sunday saw us deliver our annual ‘Time to Remember’ memorial service. This is a very special event which is part of the ongoing care and support we offer the families of our patients – not just during the particularly More >>

A GIANT thank you

A big thank you goes out to all the sponsors, supporters, players and volunteers who made our golf tournament such a success. Lots of hard work goes into these events – most of it behind the scenes – and it takes a whole community to More >>

Thanks for being awesome!

As part of National Volunteer Week #NVW2017 we have been profiling the work of some of our fabulous volunteers. To wrap up an amazing week, today we share some the comments we have received from members of the Taupo community about our More >>

Championing our wonderful volunteers

As part of National Volunteer Week #NVW2017 we are profiling the work of some of our amazing volunteers. Today meet the Turangi Shop Team The most public face of Lake Taupo Hospice is no doubt the amazing teams of volunteers who work in our two More >>

Championing our wonderful volunteers – Adrienne

As part of National Volunteer Week #NVW2017 we are profiling some of our wonderful volunteers and the work that they do. Today – meet Adrienne (Volunteering 10 years) Adrienne coordinates a group of unusual volunteers for Lake Taupo Hospice More >>