The Guardian’s Voluntary Sector Network has highlighted the End of Life Care coalition campaign in its roundup of top pre-election campaigns.
Sir Quentin Blake has completed a series of illustrations for Great Ormond Street Hospital, created at the request of a young couple who lost their baby aged just 10 days.
St Peter’s Hospice in Bristol held a special event to mark the retirement of its medical director Carole Dacombe, who has worked at the hospice for 25 years.
Torquay Herald Express
Gareth Windsor, a patient at Rowcroft Hospice, has married his fiancée earlier than planned with help from hospice staff.
The Duchess of Northumberland visited the Marie Curie Hospice in Newcastle, as it launched a new scheme to mark its 20th anniversary.
Marie Curie blog
Richard Meade, head of policy and public affairs, Scotland, at Marie Curie, on integrating health and social care in Scotland.
From across ehospice editions:
Endings and beginnings – Asia Pacific Hospice Conference draws to a close in Taipei as Singapore takes up the 2017 mantle
Top quality presentations and productive and inspiring conversations were the order of the day as the 2015 Asia Pacific Hospice Conference (APHC) drew to a close and attention turned to Singapore, host city for APHC 2017.
Global Partners in Care presents the 2015 Global Partnership Award to Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice of New Jersey and Kawempe Home Care of Uganda.
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association organizes 13th Hike for Hospice Palliative Care Across Canada
On 3 May 2015, thousands of Canadians of all ages gathered on walking paths, parks, and hiking trails across Canada to celebrate the 13th Annual Hike for Hospice Palliative Care.