Oxford-based hospice Sobell House today unveiled £4 million expansion plans to cater for the expected spike in elderly and frail pensioners over the next 15 years.
Friendship and strumming away on their ukeleles has given Gordon Bates and John Walters something to really live for after the devastating news of being diagnosed with terminal cancer. The pair have now used Nottinghamshire Hospice for around a year.
The Children’s Hospice South West is marking its 25th anniversary by encouraging all people who need its support to come forward.
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Thieves have stolen a white Ford Transit Trend van belonging to St Giles Hospice from the hospice’s warehouse at Birchbrook Industrial Park in Shenstone.
A white Ford Transit Luton Van, worth £16,000, which is used by St Francis Hospice to help raise desperately-needed funds for people with cancer and terminal illnesses has been stolen.
More than 10,000 vacancies for nursing posts in London went unfilled in 2015, new figures from the Royal College of Nursing have shown.
Cipla Palliative Care and Training Centre in Pune, India, has provided free inpatient and home care for cancer patients and their families since 1997. Simoni Binoy describes one of the weekly case presentations conducted by the team’s medical social worker.
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