East Anglian Daily Times
A special message has been sent by the Duchess of Cambridge to celebrate the fifth anniversary of The Treehouse children’s hospice in Ipswich.
Chestnut Tree Tales will be officially launched later this month, with proceeds going to the hospice based near Arundel.
The Telegraph and Argus
Sue Taylor, ward manager at the Manorlands hospice in Oxenhope, on the problems that the hospices faces in recruiting registered nurses.
Third Sector News
Hospice Aid UK has been told it cannot appeal against a charity tribunal decision to strike out its application to force Hospice UK to change its name.
“Working in a hospice has given me the opportunity to work with a diverse group of patients and families, offering support, advocacy and counselling,” writes hospice social worker Suzy Croft.
Lucy’s Light blog
“Death and dying is not a taboo in our house. We frequently will talk about it, or will mention something in passing like we’re talking about the weather,” writes Lucy Watts.
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