Arohanui Hospice - Providing specialist palliative care


Dear Arohanui Hospice Family

Thank you so much to all of our patients, families, staff and volunteers for your support and patience during the COVID-19 pandemic. The way we deliver some of our services changed under the Alert Levels. We are pleased to say that under Level 1, we are pretty much "business as usual".

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Read Mel and Jason’s story and find out how you can make a difference to patients and their families and whanau.

“The support given to us by all the nurses and doctors was invaluable, we always returned home feeling supported, ready to tackle the next stage of the journey.”

Mel Boyden

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Specialist palliative care for quality of life

Caring for people with any life-limiting condition, and providing support for their families/whanau.

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Hospice Awareness Week 17-23 May 2021

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Hospice is not a building;
it is a philosophy of care


Specialist palliative care in Manawatu, Rangitikei, Tararua, Horowhenua and Otaki


We rely on donations and volunteer support to ensure our services remain free of charge


Volunteer: do good, feel good!



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News & Events

June 9, 2021

Meet Our Arohanui Team: Kate Bird, Director of Clinical Services

Arohanui Hospice’s services are people-focused. Supporting anyone living with any life-limiting illness, Arohanui is available to help them ‘live every moment’ in any way that’s important to them, in any place they call home. Here, Kate Bird, from our clinical […]
May 31, 2021
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A Ride To Remember – Fundraising for Arohanui Hospice

If you want to support an organisation, there are many ways to do it. You can donate money, goods or time, but if you think outside the box, anything could potentially make a meaningful contribution. Just ask Ashley Wildbore from Feilding: […]
May 30, 2021
Georgia Borrie

Meet our Arohanui Team: Georgia Borrie, Volunteer

Arohanui Hospice offers a variety of ongoing volunteer opportunities. For local resident and university student, Georgia Borrie, helping others by volunteering is a normal part of her life. Here, Georgia shares what a day of volunteering looks like, and why […]