Offering a service of comprehensive care & support

The Lesley Lawson Centre of Palliative Learning

(named for its founding matron) at St Francis Hospice in Taybank offers comfortable training/meeting facilities for small groups (5 or 6) and larger ones (up to 30, seated cinema style). Nestled in the tranquil surroundings of a quiet Nelson Mandela Bay suburb, it provides

the perfect " get away from it all" venue

  • Fully-equipped & Air-conditioned


  • Data-projected Video / Audio


  • Internet


  • Self-contained restrooms 


  • Kitchenette


  • Available support staff


  • Ample off-street parking


  • Catering


Booking Form  


ZAR (excl. VAT)

Venue Hire (per hour) - R105.00

Includes Data Projector with audio, Internet access,

Flipchart & Pens

Refreshments (per person per day) - R55.00

1 x Bottled Water.

On Arrival: Coffee, Tea, Rusks.

Mid-morning/afternoon: Coffee, Tea,

Choose from: Muffins, Biscuits or Sandwiches.

Lunch: Coffee, Tea.

Luncheons (per person per day) - R85.00

Choose from: Lasagne, Chicken-ala-king, Curry & Rice or Fish & Chips served with a salad & roll.

Course Facilitation & Mentoring (per hour) - R385.00

Course Assessment (per POE) - R750.00

Course Moderation (per POE) – 30% of POE’s - R385.00

Course Manuals (per learner) - R150.00

Travel (per kilometre @ AA rate) - R3.81

Accommodation (B & B per night) - R1000.00

For out of town facilitation.

Dinner Pro Diem (per person per day) - R165.00

For out of town facilitation.

Note: The above are guideline tariffs which may be amended on quotation, dependent upon client requirements.

Presented courses are designed for professional and lay persons alike, with accredited training carrying the HWSETA stamp of approval. Courses, which often include post-classroom mentoring, embrace Palliative Care, Home-based Care, Communication, Volunteers, Bereavement and Psychosocial Intervention. 

    Please contact us for more information regarding our courses.