With the elderly population expected to double in 20 years, Nightingale House chief executive John Savage told Romilly Scragg how North Wales’ hospices are making plans for the future.
A group of Ugandan prison guards, in the UK to learn elements of end of life care they could transfer back to their jails, visited Fair Havens Hospice.
Wanstead & Woodford Guardian
A playground for ill children and their siblings at Haven House Hospice has been opened by MP Dame Angela Watkinson.
The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs Rochdale Infirmary, The Royal Oldham Hospital, North Manchester and Fairfield General Hospitals and a range of community services, has appointed a new medical director.
A bereaved son has paid tribute to a ‘brilliant’ care home, The Croft Nursing Home, which looked after his father in his final days.
Saint Francis Hospice blog
Lily Nash’s mum, Claire, died only four months ago from breast cancer. Since then, Lily, aged 10, has been meeting with Esther Gwynne once a week for bereavement counselling. In Children’s Grief Awareness Week, Lily shares her story.
Lancashire Evening Post
A welcoming community hub launched by St Catherine’s Hospice 12 months ago has flourished to become a hugely successful business venture, as Kay Taylor discovers.
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