Daily News Roundup – 11 December 2015

Categories: In The Media.

Pat Carragher: Palliative care needed more than ever

The Scotsman
Article by Dr Pat Carragherm, medical director at Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS), about the recent report on children in Scotland requiring palliative care.

Prospect Hospice calls on the views of local people

Swindon 24
The Prospect Hospice is asking the people of Swindon to spare five minutes of their time to complete a survey about the hospice.

Gary heads home to lend a helping hand for hospice

Grimsby Telegraph
Grimsby-born West End star Gary Williams was helped towards his biggest production yet – a huge donation to St Andrew’s Hospice.

Southport duo release ‘Fairytale of New York’ charity single for Queenscourt Hospice

Southpost Visiter
School friends Hayley Murray and James Mercer recorded their rendition of The Pogues’ and Kirsty McColl’s Fairytale of New York to raise money for Queenscourt Hospice.

Students deliver Christmas parcels to Newport hospice

South Wales Argus
Business study students and tutors from Coleg Gwent have delivered Christmas parcels for patients at St David’s Day Hospice in Newport.

Mum launches toy appeal for children’s hospice in memory of godson

Harrow Times
A woman has launched a Christmas toy appeal for a Keech Children’s Hospice in memory of her godson.

From across ehospice editions:

ICPCN NOW campaign video shows the misconceptions of children’s palliative care

Palliative Care Australia welcomes new affiliate member

Going the extra mile to supply palliative care medications

Palliative care competencies for professional health care chaplains

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