8 year old Arian has one tough Mama!

I was thinking about Arians story and musing how it has always been tough to be a Mum. We have certain advantages these days – loads of distractions and activities that weren’t heard of back when I was a kid but, one other thing that I think has changed for Mums these...

Tips for talking to the terminally ill

I know a lot of people feel quite awkward when they are with someone who is terminally ill. I spent some time each week a few years ago, helping to massage a woman who was in the awful throes of motor neuron disease. Her fingers, hands, arms, and feet etc would get...

New advert playing soon on Maori Television

For those of you who listen to More FM, you may have heard our adverts about TimeOut aimed at increasing awareness of who we are and encouraging people who have a terminal illness to get in touch. We also have an advert playing soon on Maori Television that will do...

Nicholas & Sydney take TimeOut

A sore back. That’s all it was. Nicholas O’Connor tried a few different things to fix it – osteo and physio, but the back just wouldn’t come right. So, his wife Sydney decided she had better book him in for an x-ray with the Doctor and see what was happening....
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