SHCH News

Our new retail group manager

Our new Retail Group Manager, Sarah Bevis, commenced work with us in January. Sarah’s responsibilities include our retail operations, fundraising and events. With a background as a stylist, in visual merchandising and events coordination, and having worked a senior account manager in a large advertising agency, she brings great experience and expertise to us. With four shops and over a …

Bushfire Response

The recent bushfires have devastated several parts of the Southern Highlands and many families have suffered major losses. We have decided to provide a substantial discount on goods purchased in our shops to those members of our community who have lost their homes and possessions in the fires. Vouchers have been provided to Service NSW who will oversee their distribution …

Winter Fashion Parade – cancelled

The Winter fashion parade 2020 has been cancelled

Donations

When you are preparing your wardrobe for the coming winter season, feel guilt-free about new acquisitions by sending some classy old favourites to a deserving home via the Hospice Fashion shops. Quality second-hand clothing (especially winter clothes) and accessories can be donated at the fashion shops. Don’t forget, too, that high quality furniture, artwork and bric-a-brac are also very welcome …

SHCH community outreach

In September 2019, a Special General Meeting of members considered changes to the Constitution to give SHCH a wider brief to provide palliative care services in settings beyond a hospice. The changes were approved by a large majority of members and have real meaning for SHCH as an organisation. The Board’s commitment to a comprehensive range of palliative care services …

Every Life Has A Story

Southern Highlands Community Hospice (SHCH) has launched a Biography Service for palliative care patients to assist them in writing their life story. Several palliative care services, including The Sacred Heart Hospice in Sydney, have for some time been helping patients write their life stories with the help of specially trained volunteers. We now have five trained biographers who are ready …

National Palliative Care week

  What Matters Most Talking about your end of life wishes can be daunting. SHC Hospice has assembled a panel of experts to help you and your family have those conversations. Our panel includes: • Dr Michael Barbato, keynote speaker, a palliative care expert and author • Alex Huntir, Palliative Care NSW • Donna Barnard, Southern Highlands Bereavement Care Service …

Spring Spectacular

Southern Highlands Community Hospice presents FASHION PARADE 5:30 pm Wednesday 24th October 2018 This one will be bigger, better, brighter and bolder than the last, with a range of stunning recycled fashions hitting the runway and all looking for a brand new home. This is guilt free shopping at it’s ultimate with proceeds going towards a much needed community initiative. …

Hospice News August 2018

This month’s edition includes The board welcomes Phil Stanley and Mary Clark Building the Hospice Food service in the Hospice Report from the general manager Read more here

Art Auction – Sat Aug 25

 High Street Arcade Bowral – Art Auction All works have been donated to the Southern Highlands Community Hospice, a not-for-profit charity to establish a hospice that will serve the Southern Highlands community.There is a variety of artworks, mostly framed, including paintings, drawings and various forms of printmaking that will be auctioned to the highest bidder on the day. All work …

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