Acorns Children’s Hospice has launched a new campaign calling on people to pose for a photo, holding aloft a caption describing what the charity has done for them.
Lewis-Manning Hospice in Poole is to benefit from a share of £240,000 donated by Steven Blonstein from California to the Dorset Cancer Care Foundation.
A couple in Coventry have covered their house in 30,000 Christmas lights to celebrate the festive season and raise money for Zoe’s Place Baby Hospice.
An innovative scheme designed to offer patients with short-term and acute illnesses treatment at St Giles Walsall Hospice has received international recognition.
A new hospice at home service provided by Exeter Hospiscare and funded by the Seaton Hospital League of Friends is proving a huge success.
The Independent on Sunday’s Give to GOSH appeal will be raising money for GOSH’s cutting-edge paediatric research and the Louis Dundas Centre for Children’s Palliative Care.
“Most of my patients avoid discussing with me the single most difficult aspect of a serious illness: the dread of leaving young children behind,” writes Ranjana Srivastava.
The cost to local councils of so-called “paupers’ funerals” has risen almost 30% to £1.7 million in the past four years.
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