Jonathan Ellis, Director of Policy and Advocacy at Help the Hospices, on the important role of hospice volunteers.
Justin Stebbing, professor of cancer medicine and medical oncology at Imperial College, on the ongoing need to support cancer patients following treatment.
A terminally ill man was prevented from going home to die because of catalogue of failings by doctors and social workers, a report has concluded.
In the North West of England, 26 hospices have come together to launch a pioneering TV advertising campaign aimed at busting myths about the care they provide.
A physiotherapy service at St Luke’s Hospice in Essex has proved three times more popular in its first year than bosses expected.
Telegraph & Argus
A helpline for patients who have a serious illness and could be in the last year of their lives is being extended to support hundreds of patients in Bradford.
Thousands of people working across the NHS are doing something different to improve care as part of NHS Change Day.
A new criminal offence of wilful neglect is to cover all formal healthcare settings, including the NHS and the private sector, under proposals revealed by the Department of Health.
The Guardian – voluntary sector network
In times where charities are facing decreased funding and increased demand, which is more beneficial – time or money?