Sandwell Council is the first local authority to back new campaign supporting terminally-ill employees in the workplace.
West Highland Free Press
Highland Hospice has welcomed the positive results of an unannounced inspection conducted earlier this year.
More than 40 pigs will be on display in Suffolk later this month, in the Pigs Gone Wild sculpture trail, before being auctioned off to raise funds for St Elizabeth Hospice.
An internationally acclaimed artist who has terminal cancer has sold about 500 of his paintings in aid of Lindsey Lodge Hospice.
Actress Elaine C Smith is backing a multi-million-pound fundraising campaign to refurbish a long-established community hospice that cared for her late father.
The Huffington Post
Áine Murphy from Macmillan Cancer Support writes about her experiences caring for her dad during his final months.
Death touches everyone at some stage during their lives, and usually more than once. It also triggers certain laws around what happens to the body after death – and some glaring omissions.
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