The brainchild behind plans for a hospice offering care in Boston says she is ‘excited’ by news that it can now take on inpatients for the first time.
Record-breaking great-great grandmother Doris Long celebrated her 100th birthday by abseiling down one of Britain’s tallest buildings – and raising money for The Rowans Hospice in Hampshire.
Cancer sufferers and other patients will get psychological support at Oxford hospitals through a project believed to be the first of its kind in the UK.
Marie Curie blog
Travelling more, getting a book published as well as winning the lottery all rank high, according to a new national survey carried out as part of Dying Matters Awareness Week.
Thousands of relatives and carers of dementia sufferers are battling to receive funding towards crippling care bills.
Vulnerable patients are being wrongly struck off GPs’ lists in botched attempts to remove details of those who have died or moved, doctors have warned.
JustGiving has been moved to defend its fee structure after calls for the site to waive its commission on donations made to Stephen Sutton’s appeal.
Civil Society blog
A successful mass participation event is something every fundraiser must covet, but what are the secret ingredients in making one top class?