Vintage Weekend is on the way!

Take a close look at the Hospice Boutique window… is that an apparition or is there really a 1954 Morrie Minor van parked up in there??? In acknowledgement and celebration of the Vintage Weekend this coming weekend, Veronica and the ladies at the Boutique have gone all-out with the window display and goodies in-store. They’ll be open until 4pm on …

The Tiny Porch Concert

Members of the Ukulele Orchestra and members of the Eades-Worsfold family joined some of the staff at Hospice to present a cheque from their recent fundraiser. Aydie Holland from the Orchestra shares the story… “The Tiny Porch Concerts were created by the Wanganui Ukulele Orchestra as a fun way to fulfill our purpose as fundraisers wanting to make a difference …

Beautiful Collectible Hospice Baubles

Our beautiful glass baubles are in Farmers stores now and for just $10 they make the perfect addition to your Christmas decor, or to buy as special gifts to give away. This year’s design is called “Comfort” by Hospice, and proceeds from any baubles bought at the Wanganui store are returned to Hospice Whanganui. Baubles are also available online and …

Tree of Remembrance

Christmas is generally the time of year when we think of people who won’t be with us during the festive season – they may have died, they may be living overseas or in other parts of the country, or perhaps just can’t be with you at this time of year. From 19 November until Christmas Eve everyone who makes a …

Non-fiction book bargains galore!

Christmas decos and trims are all the go at our Hospice Shops!

COVID -19 update

Welcome to our new CEO!

Monday July 27th was the first day on deck for the new CEO of Hospice Whanganui, Davene Vroon. Davene was appointed to the position after the retirement of Karen Anderson, who had been in the CEO’s chair for 14 and a half years. Karen had signalled her retirement late last year and then with the sudden and sweeping changes brought …

Awareness Week

An opportunity to celebrate and share the key messages which underpin and define the Hospice service, in acknowledgment of Hospice Awareness Week.

Our shops are open!

We’re delighted to let you know that our three retail stores are again open for business now that we are at level 2. Tawa Street, Duncan Street and the Boutique are trading Monday-Friday on slightly altered hours, 9:30am to 3:30pm. From May 23rd Tawa Street will resume Saturday trading from 9:30am to 1pm. From May 30th Wanganui East will resume …