A successful project to allow terminally ill patients to die at home has been spared the axe. A U-turn by Fife’s health chiefs means the acclaimed hospice at home service run in partnership with Marie Curie will continue for at least another year.
Torquay Herald Express
Following on from the health select committee’s inquiry into end of life care, I had the opportunity last week to open the debate in the House of Commons on this important subject.
Thieves who infiltrated the Manorlands hospice car park to steal from a van have been branded “the lowest of the low”.
A couple whose daughter died at six weeks old – and who received care from Martin House Children’s Hospice – have spoken of their pride that she was able to save the life of another baby.
Marie Curie blog
Maureen Kettlety was one of over 300 carers in the past year to be welcomed with a cuppa, a cake and the chance to chat in the Marie Curie Carers’ Café at our Cardiff and the Vale Hospice.
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