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Volunteer Training

Event Name: Volunteer TrainingLocation: Little Haven Centre, 14 Henry StreetStarts Friday 8 April 2011 at 10:00:00 and ends Friday 8 April 2011Description: Orientation for all new or refresher for existing volunteers. Our values, mission and areas of interest for volunteers. Bring a plate for the shared lunch.

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The Heart of Gold Film Festival

The Heart of Gold Film Festival

Location: Gympie Civic Centre Thursday 17 March 2011 to  Sunday 20 March 2011 Link out: Click here The Heart of Gold International Film Festival combines the genuine warmth and hospitality of a country town with Local and International films that are entertaining, thought-provoking and express a positive view of the world and humanity. Little Haven

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Christmas Message 2010

Christmas Message 2010

The Little Haven staff and committee thank the Gympie community for your fantastic support throughout 2010 including our 100+  wonderful volunteers. Together we are making a real difference to those in our area during their darkest hours by providing compassionate care and living support. Your generosity has ensured this care has been available to 121

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Little Haven Shop

Little Haven Shop

Location: 123 Mary Street, Gympie Monday 22 November 2010 to  Saturday to   11 December 2010 Little Haven marketeers are running a shop of treasures. Plants, craft, Books, clothing, homemade cakes & preserves. If we don’t have it – it’s not worth having. Don’t miss your opportunity to bag a bargain – Or if you feel

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Little Haven Business Manager wins Qld Regional Service Awardaward

Little Haven Business Manager wins Qld Regional Service Awardaward

LITTLE Haven Palliative Care’s Sue Manton has won the Regional Service category at the Queensland Regional Achievement and Community Awards held at the Leichhardt Hotel, Rockhampton on Saturday night. The awards recognise groups, business and communities who play a vital role in enhancing the social or economic sustainability in areas such as environment and Landcare initiatives,

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Queensland Regional Achievement and Community Awards

Queensland Regional Achievement and Community Awards

Little Haven Cooloola and Sunshine Coast Palliative Care  business manager Sue Manton has been named one of three finalists for the Regional Service Award in this years Regional Achievement and Community Awards which has a prize of $2500. The nomination notes that through Sue’s efforts the centre continues to provide a vital community service by improving end

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Royal Wedding – It’s Party Time

Royal Wedding – It’s Party Time

The Royal Wedding Viewing & Gala Reception Gympie Civic Centre – Mellor Street Gympie Friday 29 April 2011 from 6.30pm If you’re like the Duchess of York and been snubbed from the royal wedding guest list – we have the perfect alternative for you. Your exclusive invitation to Gympie Celebrations of the Royal Wedding of

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No Reserve Auction

No Reserve Auction

264 Shadbolt Rd, Mothar Mountain Saturday 18 th December 2010 at 9am Auctioneers Tom Grady and Graham Engerman have volunteered their services to hold this machinery & furniture no reserve auction with all proceeds to go to Little Haven Palliative Care. Bob Matthews (the organiser) can be contacted for collections on 5483 5042 or 0418

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Christmas Cantata “Joy to the World”

Christmas Cantata “Joy to the World”

The JW Petersen Christmas Cantata “Joy to the World” by The Kathy Hood Singers at the Surface Hill Uniting Church on Sunday 5th December, 2010. Afternoon Session 2pm Cantata,  Bring & Buy Christmas Stall and Afternoon Tea. Evening Session at 7pm Cantata Only. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear The Kathy Hood Singers’ beautiful voices

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Little Haven AGM – Celebrating 30 years of Care

Little Haven AGM – Celebrating 30 years of Care

This community is unique in it’s consistent and growing support & knowledge of palliative care.  Phyl Littles visionary views on appropriate end of life care were seeded in this community 30 years ago with the commencement of Cancer Care & Counsel.  Articles Phyl  wrote in the Gympie Times 3 decades ago reflect current thinking on

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Golf & Giggle Charity Women’s Golf Day

Golf & Giggle Charity Women’s Golf Day

Golf & Giggle Charity Women’s Golf Day Gympie Pines Golf Club Friday 8 October 2010 a Link out: Click here Hit and giggle & serious comp 9 hole ambrose Teams of 3 players Drinks Buggy Loads of Prizes Enter your business TODAY www.leetompkinsadvertising.com.au We have SOOOOO many treats for you at our inaugural golf and

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Qld Cancer Council – Relay for Life

Event Name: Qld Cancer Council – Relay for Life Location: Gympie Soccer Club – One Mile Oval Starts Saturday 9 October 2010 and ends Sunday 10 October 2010 Link out: Click here Description: Cancer Council’s Relay For Life is more than just a fundraiser. It is an opportunity to get together with your community and

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“Dress to Impress”  Fashion Extravaganza

“Dress to Impress” Fashion Extravaganza

Event Name: “Dress to Impress” Fashion Extravaganza Location: The Orchid Room, Gympie RSL Starts Saturday 9 October 2010 at 18:30 and ends Saturday 9 October 2010 Description: Highlighting fashions from various local fashion shops in a dazzling catwalk display. Full bar, finger foods, raffles, DJ & dancing. Jewellery displays and opportunities to buy on the

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NAB & Brisbane Bronco’s Charity Golf Day

NAB & Brisbane Bronco’s Charity Golf Day

Location: Gympie Pines Golf Club Starts Saturday 20 November 2010 at 11:30  registration BBQ Link out: Click here NAB Gympie is proud to host the fouth annual golf day in aid of The Gympie Junior Development Program and Little Haven Palliative Care. We anticipate a good field of local golfers with a number of sporting

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Advice Partners Melbourne Cup Luncheon and Camel Races

Advice Partners Melbourne Cup Luncheon and Camel Races

Advice Partners Melbourne Cup Luncheon and Camel Races Gympie Racetrack, Exhibition Rd, Gympie Tuesday 2 November 2010 at 11:00am Enjoy trackside …. Champagne & hors d’oeuvres on arrival 2 course plated lunch Fashion Parade by ‘On Location’ Sweeps/Calcutta & TAB facilities 6 Camel Race Program Full bar facilities Big screen TV’s Tickets $40 Includes $10

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Little Haven Shop

Little Haven Shop

Event Name: Little Haven ShopLocation: 123 Mary Street, GympieStarts Monday 2 August 2010 at 09:00:00 and ends Saturday 28 August 2010 at 12:00:00Description: Little Haven marketeers will be running a shop of treasures. Plants, craft, Books, clothing, homemade cakes & preserves. If we don\’t have it – it\’s not worth having.

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Lady Mayoresses Concert

Event Name: Lady Mayoresses ConcertLocation: Gympie Heritage TheatreStarts Thursday 14 October 2010 at 19:00:00 and ends Thursday 14 October 2010 at 23:00:00Link out: Click hereDescription: Lady Mayoresses concert showcasing local talent. Little Haven to cater & serve supper

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Little Haven AGM

Event Name: Little Haven AGMLocation: Little Haven CentreStarts Wednesday 15 September 2010 at 18:30 and ends Wednesday 15 September 2010 at 21:30Description: AGM – The year that\’s been and that to come

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Springtime @ Springhalls Garden Party

Springtime @ Springhalls Garden Party

Saturday 11 September 2010, 1.30pm – 5.30pm George & Kim Springhalls Property 741 Shadbolt Road Cedar Pocket – perched on the banks of Cedar Pocket Dam Description: A fun afternoon with delectable food, music, games on the lawn, raffles, auctions and a most fashionable hat competition! Delicious High Tea served to the table Licensed Bar

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Gympie Realty 2nd birthday & Car Giveaway

Event Name: Gympie Realty 2nd birthday & Car GiveawayLocation: Gympie Civic CentreStarts Saturday 14 August 2010 at 18:00 and ends Saturday 14 August 2010Description: LH to man bar and serve supper.

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Apex Country Music Muster

Event Name: Apex Country Music MusterLocation: Amamoor State Forest Starts Thursday 26 August 2010 and ends Sunday 29 August 2010Description: Helping Quota in legends Wine Bar

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Little Haven Committee Meeting

Event Name: Little Haven Committee MeetingLocation: LH CentreStarts Wednesday 21 July 2010 at 12:00am and ends Wednesday 21 July 2010

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Being There

Being There

I offer the following passages to all our carers, be they nurses, doctors, respite volunteers or loving family members who often feel powerless in what they can do for the dying patient. Being Often the most difficult role of a carer or a family member is knowing when to “let go” with someone at the

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Barefoot Bowls

Event Name: Barefoot Bowls Location: Albert Park Bowls Club – River Road Gympie Starts Sunday 25 July 2010 at 13:00 and ends Sunday 25 July 2010 at 16:00 Description: Come and join the fun in an afternoon of Barefoot Bowls, Sausage sizzle, Novelties, Giveaways, Raffles, full bar , see flyer below. Click here to open

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Little Haven Memorial Service

Little Haven Memorial Service

Event Name: Little Haven Memorial Service Location: The Wesleyan Methodist Church Starts Sunday 18 July 2010 at 14:00 and ends Sunday 18 July 2010 Description: Paying tribute to those we have cared for in the past year.

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I just found out that my disease is incurable. What do I do?

I just found out that my disease is incurable. What do I do?

Ask yourself what your goals are as you enter into the final phase of life. How can you make yourself the most comfortable? Do you want: to continue on exactly as before, with no thought of what will come? to pursue aggressive care and treatment? to allow nature to take its course? to take complete

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