Article by author Rachel Joyce on how writing her new novel opened her eyes to what hospices are really like.
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
Cotswold Care Hospice, which has seen a 35% increase in referrals to its hospice at home service, is calling for more support for people who wish to die at home.
New plans have been revealed for the re-modelled Sam Beare Hospice, despite the uncertain future of the facility.
On the Wight
Two patients at the Earl Mountbatten Hospice are causing a bit of a stir with their ‘glass half full’ approach to life.
The Huffington Post blog
For anyone who was willing to listen, Lynda Bellingham has given a lot to think about over the past few weeks, since she decided to stop chemotherapy for colon cancer and prepare for her death.
Research suggests that a combined £175 million in assets is lost each year to bereaved families if a relative dies intestate or with an outdated will.
Drastic changes to services and extra money is needed if the NHS in England is not to suffer, health bosses say.