This is Lancashire
CCG is to throw Bury Hospice a £124,000 lifeline to ease a cash crisis, it has been announced.
A grandfather has published a collection of short stories for children in aid of St Barnabas House, the hospice which cared for his wife.
Snooker legend and Rainbows patron Willie Thorne is helping the quest to recruit more volunteers for the Loughborough hospice for children and young people.
A Springhill Hospice Shop won the ‘best dressed vintage shop window’ competition that took place during the Heywood 1940s weekend.
Marie Curie blog
Research shows that physical activity in palliative care has the potential to improve symptoms, including tiredness, pain, weak muscles and poor physical functioning.
Blog by Dr Bella Vivat, Research Lecturer at Brunel University and a principal investigator on an international study to develop a measure of spiritual wellbeing for people receiving palliative care for cancer.
Plans to cap the amount of money people in England spend on their social care could be jeopardised by a lack of funding, councils say.