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Fundraiser held in memory of school’s former deputy head

Children do Mrs Jackson proud at Colour Run - Press Article http://www.newsandstar.co.uk/news/Fundraiser-held-in-memory-of-schools-former-deputy-head-f24f1f4a-313d-4e5e-980e-42621378f89d-ds OVER 200 pupils raced through clouds of colour as they took to the field to remember a popular…

Fantastic event which celebrated carers across West Cumbria

The general public remain ‘in the dark’ about the number of carers in their own families, friendship groups and places of work, according to research released by Carers UK for…

Hospice at Home West Cumbria Dying Matters Choir #HHWCsing

Video Link: https://youtu.be/kvF6oVu1irg We'd like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to our fantastic community who supported our #HHWCsing #WhatCanYouDo for Dying Matters week! Thank you again for your superb support,…

Hospice care is about life and living, not just death and dying

Hospice care is about life and living, not just death and dying. If this surprises you, then you are not alone. Hospice care helps people to live as actively as…

On behalf of everyone at Hospice at Home West Cumbria, thank you.

We are delighted to have received a donation of £250, presented by Diane Messenger from Sellafield Ltd (Plant Engineering). Your gift will help us continue to provide expert care and…

4 more Hospice myths and facts about end of life care

7. Myth: Hospice care is only for the patient. Fact: Hospice is a family-centered concept of care and focuses as much on the grieving family as on the dying patient.…

Three more Hospice Myths and Facts About End of Life Care

Carrying on from our post yesterday, here are 3 more Hospice Myths and Facts About End of Life Care... 4. Myth: Hospice care means giving up hope. Fact: Receiving hospice…

Hospice myths and facts about end of life care!

Over the next few days we will be sharing 10 Hospice myths and facts about end of life care! Did you know... 1. Myth: Hospice is only for people in…

A message from our new CEO, Julie Monk

Hello to all our Hospice Supporters This is only my third week at Hospice at Home West Cumbria and already I have been made to feel very welcome. Hospice has…

Thank you for making our 30th Anniversary Service a Great Success!

On behalf of the Hospice at Home West Cumbria’s (HHWC) Volunteer Fundraising Forum, we would like to sincerely thank everyone who attended and supported our 30th Anniversary Service. On March…