Third Sector News
A report from the Centre for Philanthropy says focus groups showed strong support for a well-resourced regulator, but no consensus on how it should be funded.
The head of Scotland’s Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice Rhona Baillie said she agreed with the British Medical Association that people should be treated as individuals in end of life care.
Huddersfield Daily Examiner
The children’s hospice in Huddersfield is likely to be shut for several days. Staff are still trying to sort out the aftermath of a fire at the complex which has left it without power.
Saint Michael’s blog
Care provided by a Harrogate hospice care charity is “Outstanding’’ according to health and social care regulator the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Saint Michael’s received the rating in its latest inspection report which followed an unannounced visit.
A new team of specially-trained social workers is providing valuable end of life support for people in Northumberland.
Cardiff-based George Thomas Hospice Care has raised a record amount with its 2015 Light Up A Life appeal, beating its target by more than £40,000.
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