Over the past decade, Douglas House has helped hundreds of people aged 16 to 35 who live with life-shortening conditions.
The structure that will become the Mary Ann Evans Hospice’s Bereavement Centre is continuing to grow and is expected to be up and running in May or June of this year.
Just over two years after the merger of children’s hospices Shooting Star and CHASE, the charity has undergone a rebrand featuring multiple logos and backed by celebrities.
A cancer victim’s parents have started a nationwide petition calling for terminally-ill patients to have the right to choose whether they hear bad news or not.
Marie Curie blog
Diana Hekerem, Divisional Business and Service Development Manager for Scotland, writes about the new service Marie Curie have been been developing with NHS Fife to help provide people with tailored care and support at home.
A coalition of UK charities which work with children and young people with cancer have decided to move Childhood Cancer Awareness month to September, to bring it it line with the rest of the world.
Quality for patients at home or in the community is becoming a reality, but success depends on investment in staff and services, writes Nigel Edwards, senior fellow at The King’s Fund.