Upcoming Charity Run on 20th of April 2024!
Upcoming Charity Run on 20th of April 2024!

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15th Anniversary Dinner at Setia SPICE Convention Centre

We want to thank all our sponsors and donors for our recent fundraising 15th Anniversary Dinner held at Setia SPICE Convention Centre on the 12th Oct, 2019.It was truly a meaningful and wonderful evening with YB Dr Lee Boon Chye- Deputy Health Minister as our guest of honour. There were booths at the foyer selling ginger tea, baked cookies and handicrafts beautifully handmade by our craft ladies. Proceeds from their sales were given to Charis Hospice as part of the fundraising.A mock cheque presentation from Agilent Technologies was held after

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Palliative Care Awareness Talk at ViTrox Technologies Sdn Bhd

Charis Hospice would like to thank ViTrox Technologies Sdn Bhd for their warm hospitality and support for the health talk held on 26th July, 2019 at their new factory located in Batu Kawan.

it was great to be able to share with the staff who attended the palliative care awareness talk. We look forward to a great partnership with all at ViTrox Technologies!

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Collaboration with Green Hero

In line with our 15th Anniversary celebration this year, Charis Hospice recently collaborated with Green Hero in bringing awareness on palliative care and also in reducing food wastage.

We want to thank Green Hero founder, Calvin Chan, for visiting us at our premise in Farlim, Penang on 19th June, 2019. Thank you for your partnership and support in bringing such awareness on palliative care as well as the services provided by Charis Hospice for the past 14 years to your Green Hero supporters!

Many thanks to all at Green Hero in helping

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Basic Caregiver’s Training Module 2 – Taking Care of Someone else

The recent Basic Caregiver’s Training Module 2-‘Taking Care of Someone else’ held on the 18th May, 2019 was attended by a small group of people but they were very interactive! The team had a wonderful time doing the training with them and we hope they will be able to put into practice the things learned.Thank you to all our volunteers & staff who have been so faithful in carrying out this training and sharing with the participants their experience on how to take care of their love ones who need

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Palliative Care Awareness talks at various colleges in Penang

Since January 2019, we were able to arrange for talks on palliative care to the students and lecturers of various private colleges in Penang.

We are truly grateful for this opportunity to be able to bring such awareness to the students as it is never too early for them to know about it and to share it with their family & friends. We also informed them of the free palliative home care service provided by Charis Hospice to those who are having cancer and advanced terminal illnesses within Penang island.

Many thanks

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Basic Caregiver’s Training Module 1 – Powerful Tools for Caregiving 2019

Charis Hospice together with Friends of Seniors (FOS) kicked off with our Basic Caregiver’s Training Module 1 on the 9th March, 2019 at our premise in Farlim. Attendance was good and we had 27 participants. We want to thank the team, which consist of the staff from Charis Hospice and Friends of Seniors together with our volunteer trainers for a successful event!

All participants had a wonderful time learning and putting into practice the basic skills of taking care of the elderly!

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Straits Quay Christmas Bazaar & Levin’s Line Dance Group

Charis Hospice would like to thank our handicraft ladies for their time and effort in helping us raise RM2,548 through their sale on Saturday at the Straits quay Christmas Bazaar. Great job, ladies!!

And on Sunday, we had 120 line dancers from all over Penang who came to join in Levin’s Line Dance group to give support to Charis Hospice and bring awareness on palliative care! It was awesome seeing all of them entertaining those who came by to the Bazaar. They were also able to raise RM1,400 which will help

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Visit by Olive Tree Hotel Departmental Heads

The Olive Tree Hotel team that comprised of 15 departmental heads together with their Executive Director, Ms Andrea Cheah, visited our Multi Activity Centre (MAC) on the 24th October, 2018. The team provided lunch for our MAC patients, volunteers and staff and everyone had a wonderful time getting to know each other.

We want to thank them also for the kind donation of RM7,000 which will help us in providing free palliative home care service to those who are suffering from cancer and advanced illnesses.

We want to take this opportunity to

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Collaboration with Disted College students’ Spooktacular Fiesta 2018

Charis Hospice would like to thank the Disted College hospitality students who were able to raise RM2000 from their recent Spooktacular Fiesta 2018 held at their college in Georgetown on the 28th October, 2018.

They also managed to organize an essay writing with the title, ‘My experience of going through the journey of dying with a close one’, a collaboration with Charis Hospice in trying to break the taboo of talking about death & dying in our culture. The top 3 winners of the contest will have their essays featured in

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