Spiritual Carers and Chaplains offer spiritual care to patients and their families from five different faith groups and 12 different Christian denominations offering compassionate, sensitive and respectful spiritual care to people of all faiths.
About Spiritual Care
- Support for patient and families
- Spiritual, emotional and pastoral support
- Grief, loss and bereavement support
- Sacraments and other rituals
- Scripture, prayer and meditation
- Special memorial services.
Spiritual care centres and sacred space
The Spiritual Care Centres at Gold Coast University Hospital and Robina Hospital include sacred spaces, which offer a quiet space for people of all faiths or none at all, a chapel and prayer room/mats from which to draw spiritual nurture, energy and life.
GCUH Gubbai Sacred Space and Chapel (D.G 299)
The following services are available at GCUH Gubbai Sacred Space and Chapel.
|Guided mindfulness meditation||Spiritual Care Services are offering guided mindfulness meditation every Tuesday at GCUH, Gubbai Sacred Space, D.G 299. Sessions will be facilitated by our Buddhist Spiritual Carers. Open to staff, beginners or anyone wanting to refresh, renew or recentre.|
|Christian Prayer Service||12.30pm||You're welcome to attend the weekly service at 12.30pm in the GCUH Gubbai Sacred Space D.G 299.|
|Rosary and Catholic Mass services||10am||Rosary and Catholic Mass begins at 10am in the GCUH Gubbai Sacred Space D.G 299, followed by Mass at 10:30 am. All are welcome to join in. For more information contact the Catholic Hospital Chaplain Fr Stephen on 5510 2222.|
|Islamic prayer time||1-2pm||All are welcome to attend Islamic prayer time at the Gubbai Sacred Space D.G 299 every Friday from 1-2pm.|
Robina Hospital Sacred Space and Chapel
The following services are available at Robina Hospital Sacred Space and Chapel.
|Baha’i Spiritual Reflection||11-11.30 am||Baha’i Spiritual Reflection is on every Monday from 11-11.30 am. A Chaplain’s recorded message will be shown on the patient’s TV screen.|
|Catholic prayer and reflection at Robina Chapel||12.30pm till 1pm||Holy Rosary Prayer and Reflection will take place in the Robina Chapel every Monday at 12.30pm till 1pm. All are welcome to join in.|
|Prayer and reflection at Robina Chapel||12.30pm till 1.30pm||A time of quiet Prayer and Reflection is offered every Tuesday in the Robina Chapel from 12.30pm till 1.30pm. All are welcome to join in.|
|Spiritual Reflection||9-9.30 am||Spiritual Reflection is on every Thursday from 9-9.30 am in the Robina Chapel. All are welcome to attend.|
|Seventh-Day Adventist services at Robina Chapel||11-11.30am||Songs of Praise and Words of Inspiration will take place in the Robina Chapel every Sunday from 11am till 11.30am. Come along and be inspired.|