November is Men’s Health Awareness Month

November is Men’s Health Awareness Month

Men’s Health Awareness Month in November is an annual observance aimed at raising awareness of preventable health problems and encouraging early detection and treatment of disease among men. The advocacy campaign gives health care providers the opportunity to partner with companies and individuals to encourage men to seek regular medical advice and early treatment for…

A Longstanding Member Of The Helderberg Hospice Family

A Longstanding Member Of The Helderberg Hospice Family

Written by Liz Flack, Volunteer Looking back over 38 years since Helderberg Hospice started it is astonishing how it has grown and become such an important part of the Helderberg Community. In 1978 Cicely Saunders, the founder of St Christopher Hospice in UK came to Cape Town to introduce the concept of Palliative Care, pain…

Win A Car Competition

Win A Car Competition

Helderberg Hospice have launched a really exciting opportunity to win a gorgeous brand new Hyundai Grand i10 valued over R 200 000.00! The competition runs until December and the lucky winner will be announced at Carols by Candlelight on 14 December 2022 at Vergelegen Wine Estate. Only 5000 tickets are available so make sure you…

Helderberg Hospice Shops

Helderberg Hospice Shops

From furniture to clothing, décor, collectibles and more – everything in our Hospice Shops are generously donated by community members. All proceeds directly benefit our patients and loved ones. For more information, contact us on +27 21 852 4608 or info@helderberghospice.org.za Hospice Shop Somerset West 150 Main Road, Somerset West, South Africa, 7130 Opening Hours: Monday…

Tree of Lights

Tree of Lights

Sadly, dealing with the loss of a precious loved one is a challenge that we will all experience during our lifetime. This is one of the most painful and traumatic events we will ever undergo, and healing from the grief is a long and heart rending process. We at Helderberg Hospice understand and respect the…

Garden Of Remembrance

Garden Of Remembrance

In an effort to assist with the healing process after the loss of a loved one, Helderberg Hospice has established a Garden of Remembrance. This is a safe and tranquil place for all members of the Helderberg community to visit and spend time remembering and paying tribute to family members and friends who have passed…

My School My Village My Planet – Every Swipe Counts

My School My Village My Planet – Every Swipe Counts

The My School My Village My Planet Card enables a donation that costs you absolutely nothing! Every time you shop, give something back. By swiping your card when shopping at Woolworths and other selected retailers, a percentage of your spend goes to the charity of your choice. By simply nominating Helderberg Hospice as your chosen…

Bequests

Bequests

The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not expect to sit Nelson Henderson A bequest is a gift in your will which costs you nothing now, and is a significant way of keeping your ideals and compassion alive while making a lasting contribution to the specialized care of…