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Remembrance Trees – online and other locations

Christmas is a time when you can feel the loss of a loved one more than perhaps at any other time of the year. The “Hospice Remembrance Trees” are an annual tradition where you can remember loved ones no longer with you by writing a special message on a Hospice Butterfly and placing it on […]

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November 27, 2017   No Comments

Local Ipswich Celebrity Chefs to headline Ipswich Hospice Jacaranda Dinner

Ipswich Hospice is extremely excited to announce that supporting the first Ipswich Hospice Jacaranda Dinner are Nicole Stevenson from Channel Ten’s recent season of MasterChef and Winners of Channel 7’s My Kitchen Rules Amy and Tyson. Twenty-five-year-old Ipswich local, Nicole Stevenson, was born and raised in Ipswich and recently competed on MasterChef Australia. Inspired by […]

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September 15, 2017   No Comments

Ladies Pamper Day – you’re invited!

A day for the Ladies to be pampered. High tea, wine tasting and pampering at the Ipswich Country Club! Tickets are $50 per person and include high tea, wine tasting, pampering options, raffles and guest speakers. Tickets are available by emailing kerryn@ipswichhospice.org.au or calling 07 3812 0063. Bookings can be made individually or by two’s […]

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August 8, 2017   No Comments

GM’s Message – July 2017

We were in the midst of our Annual Hospice Week when my last post was published (May 2017). Ipswich Hospice Week was a resounding success – the standard and expectations have been raised to have an even bigger and better Hospice Week in May 2018. If I chose to thank each and everyone involved – […]

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July 30, 2017   No Comments

Fun Trivia Night in July

Get excited for the Ipswich Hospice Trivia Night! Doors open at 6pm with Trivia starting at 7pm in the Corporate Centre at North Ipswich Reserve. Only $10 per person with teams of 8. There will be a prize for the best themed table – so get your decorations and costumes ready! The venue will open […]

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July 4, 2017   No Comments

Thank you to the Good Guys Doing Good

A huge thank you to The Good Guys Ipswich for their donation to Hospice which includes a Microwave, Kettle and Toaster! From left to right: Store manager Chrissy Greco, floor manager David Schulte, IHC General Manager Paul Brew and salesperson Bree Anne Burgess-Duce For more information about the Good Guys Doing Good visit: http://buff.ly/2trr820

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July 4, 2017   No Comments

Craft stalls at Brassall this week!

Remember to stop by the Brassall Shopping Centre Tuesday and Wednesday this week to see all the goodies the Craft Group have whipped up – including some beautiful handmade cards!

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July 4, 2017   No Comments

Wear Purple for Hospice – 26 May

Nothing like front page of the QT – The Queensland Times to promote Wear Purple for Hospice and National Palliative Care Week! To make an online donation for Wear Purple visit: www.chuffed.org/project/wear-purple-for-hospice

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May 26, 2017   No Comments

GM’s Message – National Palliative Care Week

There have been a lot of interesting initiatives / projects occurring around Hospice since my last post. We are extremely appreciative and thankful to Apprenticeships Queensland for the work which they have done under an initiative called ‘Skilling Queenslanders for Work Project’. I have been particularly impressed by their high quality of work, their supervisor […]

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May 22, 2017   No Comments

Volunteer Week – Thank You All

“I would like to express my sincere appreciation to all the volunteers who continuously contribute and share their skills, time and amazing personalities to make Ipswich Hospice Care Inc. such a wonderfully embracing and welcoming place. I really believe that our volunteers are ‘really everyday heroes’. Thank you to each and every volunteer both past, […]

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May 14, 2017   No Comments