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+27(0)21 852 4608 | Helderberg Hospice, 21 Old Stellenbosch Road, Somerset West

Posts by Christel Stevens

ENROLLED NURSING ASSISTANT (ENA) POSITION AVAILABLE

Helderberg Hospice has a position available for an ENROLLED NURSING ASSISTANT (ENA) in  24 hour Palliative Care Support Centre.  The following requirements needs to be met by the successful candidate: Current registration with the SANC. Willing to undergo continuous in-service training. Team player, focused on palliative patient care Enthusiasm, energy and motivation Ideally, this position requires a person of maturity  Be prepared…

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JOIN HELDERBERG HOSPICE ON THE PINK WALK

The Boland Islamic Council and Women’s League are having  their annual Pink Walk on Sunday, 31 March 2019! Helderberg Hospice will be the sole beneficiary of this event. Details about the event and how to enter follow below. Date:     Sunday 31 March 2019 Time:     08h30 to approx. 12h00 Venue: Harmony Park Day Camping Site, Gordon’s Bay Road Route:  2 routes available –…

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ANNOUNCING THE CLUB 1000 WINNERS FOR JANUARY 2019

Congratulations to the following Club 1000 members who were announced as winners in the January 2019 lucky draw: R    250.00                            Meerlust Administrators R     250.00                           Mr J Mostert R     250.00                           Mr AB Mariais R     250.00                           Mrs C Sankey R    500.00                            Mrs R Petersen R 1 000.00                            Mr K Render R 10 000.00                          Mr JP Spammer

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Two inspirational eco-warriors visit with Helderberg Hospice

Bruce Kaiser and Kelly Steenhuisen, aka ‘the off-grid pear’, have been travelling around South Africa for more than 5 months, working on permaculture farms and sharing knowledge, in a quest to one day live completely self sustainably. They are sponsored with 22 products, and Bruce’s beard is kept in fine condition by James Du Plessis…

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POSITION AVAILABLE: RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Helderberg Hospice is looking for a full-time Resource Development Manager.  The successful candidate will report to the Board and CEO of Helderberg Hospice and take full responsibility for management of Resource Development. The successful candidate will meet the following requirements: Dynamic leader with the ability to  motivate a team of fundraisers At least three year’s…

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Helderberg Hospice and Hospice of the Western Reserve Named 2018 Global Partnership Award Recipients

Global Partners in Care has announced that its partners, Hospice of The Western Reserve (located in Cleveland, OH) and Helderberg Hospice (located in Somerset West, South Africa), are the recipients of the 2018 Global Partnership Award. The award will be presented during the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organisation’s annual Leadership and Advocacy Conference on…

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POSITION AVAILABLE: EVENTS COORDINATOR/FUNDRAISER

Helderberg Hospice is looking to appoint a full-time Events Co-ordinator/Fundraiser to become part of the organisation’s Resource Development team.  The successful candidate will report to the Resource Development manager and take full responsibility for the organisation’s events program. The successful candidate will meet the following requirements: Dynamic self-starter At least two years’ hands-on event coordination…

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The Festive Season: a time to intensify our care?

Within the context of Hospice care, Christmas and New Year is often a complex, difficult and lonely time for the ill and their families. In my years of direct support to patients, it never ceased to amaze me how people nearing the end of their lives, hold onto life. It seemed especially prevalent at this…

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ANNOUNCING CLUB 1000 WINNERS FOR NOVEMBER 2018

Congratulations to the following Club 1000 members who were announced as winners in the November 2018 lucky draw: R    250.00 –  Mr Gordon, Mr Peter Richardson, Mrs Annette Engelbrecht, Mr Gavin Hardres-Williams R    500.00  – Mr Lutman R 1 000.00 –  Mrs D.R Daniels R 10 000.00  –  Meerlust Administrators

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Curls of Compassion

You may not realise how important your hair is to your self-image until you face losing it. If you have cancer and are about to undergo chemotherapy, the chance of losing your hair is very real for both men and women. Chemotherapy drugs are powerful medications that attack cancer cells. Unfortunately, they also attack other…

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