DID YOU KNOW?
Our hospice admits patients for respite care for up to 14 days.
CENTURION HOSPICE IN NUMBERS
Marius Bester and the Hospice’s bakery delivered 17 cakes this past month.
News and Events
The Centurion Hospice Launch Podcasts
Well-known radio and television Riva Schoeman is the voice behind the microphone in a series of podcasts that will be a first for any Hospice in South Africa.
The new podcasts series called: Port of Call from Centurion Hospice, will connect listeners with experts as well as leaders in hospice and palliative care, with pertinent and heart-warming discussions about timely issues that patient’s, family members and friends are faced with when a loved one is diagnosed with a terminal illness.
Kanker bruid kry toe haar droom wittebrood
Larami en Otto Meyer het vroeër vanmiddag die verrassing van hulle lewe gekry nadat Groot Fm 90.50 se omgeeprojek, Jou mense, my mense, vliegtuigkaartjies na dié moederstad en kaartjies vir onder meer ‘n besoek aan Tafelberg aan hulle oorhandig het. Dié oorhandiging is tydens ‘n omgee-insetsel gedoen en nie net Larami en Otto se trane het geloop nie, maar ook die wat by die opname betrokke was.
When the Music Stops…
Deon van der Merwe is best known as one of South Africa’s best guitarists, but there is so much more to the man.
“When I finished my studies, there were only 40 recognised psychiatric diagnoses. Today, there is around 400. Some diagnoses were scrapped, others added to the list. Homosexuality, for example, was once classified as a psychiatric illness….”
And then, Deon van der Merwe launches into a Skinner versus Oprah Winfrey discussion. Behavioural therapy versus motivational speaking.
In fact, he is so passionate about these topics that he disregards his cup of coffee…