The need to update skills, keep abreast of new knowledge and developments and contribute to existing services is the focus of all health professionals with an interest in palliative care.
Hospice New Zealand is actively involved in education and workforce development. Among the opportunities on offer are postgraduate courses, annual education scholarships, palliative care lectures and the biennial conference.
Many hospice services around the country provide a variety of localised training programmes for healthcare professionals in their community.
Please click below to find out what is happening at a hospice near you.
Arohanui Hospice - Palmerston North - click here
Cranford Hospice - Hawkes Bay - click here
Hospice North Shore - Auckland - click here
Hospice Southland - Invercargill - click here
Hospice Tairawhiti - Gisborne - click here
Hospice Taranaki - New Plymouth - click here
Hospice Waikato - Hamilton - click here
Hospice West Auckland - click here
Lake Taupo Hospice - Taupo - click here
Mary Potter Hospice - Wellington - click here
Mercy Hospice Auckland - click here
Nelson Tasman Hospice - click here
North Haven Hospice - Whangarei - click here
Otago Community Hospice - Dunedin - click here
Rotorua Community Hospice - Rotorua - click here
Te Omanga Hospice - Lower Hutt - click here
Totara Hospice South Auckland - click here
Waipuna Hospice - Tauranga - click here
Hospice Whanganui - Whanganui - click here