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St Luke’s Combined Hospices

We provide specialised end of life medical and nursing care, known as palliative care, to people with life-limiting illnesses. We do this through professional home and in-patient ward nursing support. To support our patients, we extend our services to families by providing psychosocial, spiritual and bereavement care to patients and their families throughout the greater Cape Town area.

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Miss Me But Let Me Go

Author Unknown

When I come to the end of the day, And the sun has set for me. I want no rites in a gloom-filled room Why cry for a soul set free? Miss me a little, but not too long, And not with your head bowed low. Remember the love we once shared – Miss me, but let me go.

For this is a journey we all must take, And each must go alone. It’s all part of the maker’s plan. A step on the road to home. When you are lonely and sick at heart Go to the friends we know, And bury your sorrows in doing good deeds – Miss me, but let me go.



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In and amongst the care we provide to patients and families at St Luke’s Combined Hospices, we are forever busy bees organising and participating in activities/events related to the organisation. We work hard on the ground, but we also put our best feet forward behind-the-scenes. Keep your eyes on this page for all the latest updates.


The impact of Covid-19 on our lives, civil society and economies around the world, is unprecedented however, we, as an organisation, have taken strict heed of the messages from our President, Cyril Ramaphosa, as well as those in the know, our scientific and medical...

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