Profile: ‘End of life care training in care homes should be mandatory’, says end of life care expert
Interview with Professor Keri Thomas, national clinical lead for the National GSF Centre.
Rugby star Jake Abbott says he will try his best to help out a children’s hospice having been named its player ambassador.
Hospice Isle of Man has launched a fundraising initiative with a difference. New ‘gifts of care vouchers’ are for specific activities undertaken by patients in the hospice, so that a donor will know exactly what his or her money is going towards.
St Luke’s Hospice is inviting the community to become more involved with the the day to day life of the centre.
A pilot scheme designed to help hospice day patients explore their feelings and develop new skills and interests could be extended after proving a great success.
The chief inspector of hospitals has said that his first round of inspections in NHS hospitals has turned up ‘a huge amount of very good care’.
The Guardian – voluntary sector network
Can a movement, which is funded by private sector giving and using employees as volunteers, heal the sector’s wounds?