Palliative care for dying patients should be as good as that on offer to new mothers and their babies at the start of life, according to PATCH, a new charity which is calling for hospitals to match the standards offered in hospices.
Express & Star
A £1.2 billion move to privatise cancer and end of life services in Staffordshire has been overwhelmingly opposed by a district council.
Hastings & St Leonards Observer
St Michael’s Hospice is getting set to rise like a phoenix from the ashes of the devastating fire in July and has announced a forthcoming capital appeal.
Three schoolchildren are swapping 20 hours of school for 20 hours of helping out at St Richard’s Hospice in Worcester.
A film which makes you laugh and cry in equal measures sounds like a certain hit with audiences, but one which also educates takes it to another level. Seven Songs for a Long Life is such a production.
Well-known artist Ted Ford is opening up his garden studio once again in aid of St Andrew’s Children’s Hospice.
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