Jane Collins, CEO of Marie Curie, calls on the government to make training a priority so that everyone working in health or social care knows how to care for, and communicate with, people who are terminally ill.
Anglican Communion News Service
The Church of England is launching a new national resource to help churches get people talking about death and dying.
Belfast Charitable Society, Northern Ireland’s oldest charitable foundation, has awarded a capital grant of £100,000 to help Northern Ireland Hospice build a new state-of-the-art hospice, as part of a three-year partnership with the charity.
“An important part of our new hospice will be a state of the art education department which will accommodate up to 100 participants,” writes Lynn Morgan.
People who are supported by St Michael’s Hospice Day Services joined together to celebrate the 70th anniversary of VE Day on Friday 8 May.
Barry And District News
Cleopatra, Bill and Ted and the Mario Brothers were just some of the characters who made an appearance at Ty Hafan’s Children’s Hospice Week party last week.
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