The Westmorland Gazette
A new secure online system allows nursing teams providing hospice care across Cumbria to link into the NHS records system.
A lottery scratch card giving players a one-in-five chance of winning an instant prize of £1,000 has been launched by St Clare Hospice.
This year Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People in Loughborough is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary.
Community nurses may be being put under pressure to probe frail and elderly patients on their end of life wishes without the right support and training, say palliative care experts.
Under proposals to be unveiled by Labour MP Liz Kendall, people in work who look after loved ones would be entitled to up to two weeks off for emergencies.
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The National Council for Voluntary Organisations, the Sports and Recreation Alliance and lottery firm Capen are developing the game in which players choose the charity that benefits from their ticket purchase.
CharityComms is establishing a working group to look at how charities can be more proactive in explaining how they work and respond to criticism, in a bid to maintain public trust and confidence in the sector.