Sutton Coldfield Observer
Local historian Stephen Birch is working to bring the story of Birmingham’s oldest hospice to life.
St Nicholas Hospice Care is one of six organisations in the east of England to be in the running for ITV’s The People’s Millions competition.
The Friends of Bodmin Hospital are putting their fundraising expertise into helping provide a special facility for terminally ill patients at the hospital.
A research project to evaluate a Limerick based volunteer led, community model of palliative care has been awarded €161,000.
Media portrayals of cancer as a battle to be fought, and its focus on ‘brave fighters’ beating the odds, can lead to feelings of guilt and failure in people with a terminal diagnosis, according to research from Lancaster University.
Black and South Asian people in England are less aware of the warning signs of cancer than white people, according to research led by King’s College London.
Doctors, nurses and midwives have been told to be honest with patients and apologise when mistakes are made, in the first guidance of its kind.
Some 400 UK-based charity and commercial partners have now signed up to #GivingTuesday – a global campaign to inspire charitable giving.