Macmillan Cancer Support says too many people are spending their last days on hospital wards.
A collective of charity workers and lobbyists has written to the Telegraph urging MPs to reconsider plans to reform the Widowed Parent’s Allowance.
The Butterfly Hospice has joined forces with Cruse Bereavement Care Boston and District to enable more bereaved people in the local community to receive the care and support they need following a death.
Patients, staff, volunteers and guests were invited to the first screening of a DVD about Lakelands Hospice in Corby.
The Huddersfield Daily Examiner
Emily Winter, who works at the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice in Brackenhall, has been short-listed in the Rising Star category at the Nursing Times Awards.
The Guardian – social care network
In our rush to promote more integrated care there’s a danger we will not learn from the past and will try to re-invent the wheel, says Jon Glasby, director of the Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham.
Disability welfare changes for England, Scotland and Wales have been delayed because the government has been unable to assess claimants in time.
The Guardian – voluntary sector network
How much is a charity chief executive worth? Charities need to promote a coherent picture and how and why they operate.