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Pastoral care and  spiritual  support

Funeral and Memorial Services for Otago University and Otago Polytechnic Chaplain Mike Wright.

A funeral service will be held for Mike Wright on Wednesday 2nd August 2pm at Hope and Sons Chapel, Andersons Bay Road, Dunedin.

Father Michael Wallace from All Saints Church, Dunedin, will officiate.

A combined University-Polytechnic memorial service will be held for Mike in the Otago University College of Education Auditorium , 145 Union St East, from 2.30pm Wednesday 16th August followed by refreshments at Otago Polytechnic, from around 4.30pm.

A special room (H113) is available on the Ground Floor of the Hub at Otago Polytechnic for anyone (including University students and staff) to go to, to remember and honour Mike.

Nga mihi mahana,

Arohanui,

Rev Greg Hughson and Rev Fr Mark Chamberlain.
University Chaplains
greg.hughson@otago.ac.nz
machamberlain61@gmail.com

Pastoral  care and  spiritual  support  on campus 

Kia ora  koutou.  Our Chaplaincy team is  here  to  support and encourage  you during your  years  at  University and Polytechnic. We are not out to convert you, but to accompany when you find yourself dealing with spiritual or religious questions. To be what the Irish call an anam chara - a soul friend. 

We are here to provide pastoral care and a listening ear, to support people of faith (or no faith) in groups or individually, to pray with or for you, and to provide worship opportunities (informal or formal).  We are  here to help  you  nurture  your   spiritual  health and  well-being,  so that you can achieve  your academic  and other  goals  in life.  

Please  come  and visit  us  in the  Upper  Room on the Mezzanine  Floor in the  University  Union building,  or  send us an  e mail  or  txt  to make  an  appointment. Our  contact details  are  available under  the  "About the  Chaplains"  link .      You can also check  out what is happening via  facebook  via  Otago  Tertiary Chaplaincy.     

TO OBTAIN  SWIPE  CARD  ACCESS TO THE UNIVERSITY  PRAYER  AND MEDITATION  ROOM ON THE  TOP FLOOR  OF  THE UNIVERSITY  UNION  BUILDING PLEASE  E mail  chaplains@otago.ac.nz  with your  full name and  University  student  or  staff ID number .