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Urgent Update from Helderberg Hospice

By Sonja Botha | April 7, 2020

“We the management and staff of Helderberg Hospice wish to keep you, our community, updated on the present situation. We very reluctantly took the decision to temporarily close our ‘24 hour Support Centre’, as a response to the President’s announcement of a lockdown, and are working tirelessly to source the necessary protective wear for our…

Live Updates on Covid-19 from Department of Health

By Sonja Botha | April 3, 2020

For more information and live updates on COVID-19 visit the Department of Health’s news portal at

The Club 1000 Winners for January 2020

By Celestine Van der Merwe | April 2, 2020

Helderberg Hospice Lockdown Notice

By Sonja Botha | March 26, 2020

Please be advised that, due to President Ramaphosa’s announcement on 23 March 2020 of a 21-day lockdown from midnight on Thursday 26 March 2020 to midnight on Thursday 16 April 2020. We have made the difficult decision to temporarily close our 24-Hour Palliative Care Support Centre. Our specialised Palliative Care specialists, including our Home Care…

24-Hour Palliative Care Support Centre – Adjusted Visiting Hours

By Sonja Botha | March 18, 2020

As a result of the present concerns regarding the Covid-19 virus pandemic, Helderberg Hospice is forced to announce a reduction, with immediate effect, in visiting hours, in order to be in line with World Health Organisation protocols. Visiting hours with effect from 18th March 2020 14.00 – 15.00 18.00 – 19.00 Visiting protocols One person per…

The Life Journey with Hospice

By Sonja Botha | February 20, 2020

Have a look at this wonderful piece about Hospice Wits that aired on Carte Blanche recently.

Position Available: Professional Nurse (Sister) Home Care

By Sonja Botha | February 4, 2020

PROFESSIONAL NURSE (SISTER) HOME CARE HELDERBERG HOSPICE Requirements: Current registration with the SANC. A team player required, also with the ability to work independently. Strong emphasis on patient care with the relevant experience. Palliative Care qualification required, or a willingness to undergo training. Administrative competency necessary. Valid driver’s license with own vehicle. Post is available:  IMMEDIATELY…

How you can help us – there are many ways

By Sonja Botha | January 27, 2020

Giving is a wonderful thing.  Not only does it do good, but it also makes you feel good. Giving is especially wonderful in that it comes in many guises – some are obvious, but others are a little more hidden.  They may not have crossed your mind, so here are a few different ways in…

Take part in our special events

By Sonja Botha | January 27, 2020

Our events are meant to bring us all together as a community, as well as generate much-needed funding. Please join in, and encourage others to also do so. Save the Date for the forthcoming events:                Pink Walk              1 March 2020              Harmony…

Garden of Remembrance – A place for memories to grow

By Sonja Botha | January 27, 2020

Our special Garden of Remembrance is now 3 years old, and is home to several beautiful and meaningful memorials. This safe and tranquil oasis is full of bird life and butterflies – creating an ever evolving and lasting sanctuary for tributes to family members and friends who’ve passed on. The Garden of Remembrance is open…