Mary Stevens Hospice is to launch the biggest appeal in its history to fund a £3 million revamp of its day unit to cope with increasing demand.
Telegraph and Argus
A new one-to-one buddy scheme, partnering up terminally ill people and their loved ones with trained helpers, officially starts in Bradford this week.
In an effort to try and reach more children and families who need their help, Chestnut Tree will be holding monthly drop in sessions in Eastbourne Library.
Manchester Evening News
Three options are under consideration in a bid to save Grace’s Place children’s hospice which should have opened two years ago.
BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care blog
The letter written by Dr Mark Taubert after David Bowie’ s death in January was read out by the actor Benedict Cumerbatch at Hay Literary Festival on Saturday.
Marie Curie blog
Volunteer Aidan Campbell explains how he got involved in volunteering with Marie Curie.
“The first death on the ward turned me into an emotional wreck and left me in tears. I had to remind myself that I’m only human.”
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