Our Lady's Home of Compassion
You will find the following based at Island Bay, please click on each for more information:
Accommodation Facilities - Bethany House
Art Therapy & Play Therapy
Common Ground - Island Bay Community Gardens
Sisters of Compassion Limited
Taoist Tai Chi
Wellington South Parents Centre
A Reflection on Compassion Hospital
Sister Anne Galvin’s address at the closing ceremony of Compassion Hospital and Home. Sister Anne’s involvement at Island Bay spans the years 1954-2002, and she was Matron of the Home and Hospital from 1966-1984.
Closure of Compassion Hospital
The Sisters’ Compassion Home and Hospital at Island Bay, Wellington closed at the end of June 2002.
Pictures of the original Home of Compassion
Link to a set of photos taken of the old Home of Compassion.
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