Latest news in response to COVID-19

___ OVERVIEW CLINICAL SERVICES, CLICK HERE OVERVIEW WIDER COMMUNITY SERVICES, CLICK HERE OVERVIEW FROM OUR CHARITY SHOPS, CLICK HERE SPONSOR A NURSE  ___ LATEST UPDATE: Wednesday 1 June 2022 Face Coverings All patients, visitors and colleagues are asked to continue to wear face masks when attending clinical areas such as our Inpatient Unit, Living Well Service … Continued

Two #TeamArthur colleagues

Back in 2020, Clinical Nurses Specialists, Katie Williams and Gemma Irvine were recognised for going above and beyond in our Living Well Service. Our Team Leads, Sue Rossitter and Emma Hartley, shared more about why they are so deserving of the awards: “Katie Williams and Gemma Irvine were recently presented with The Cavell Star Award … Continued

A paler shade of green…

We have an amazing team of volunteers at Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, who keep our services running smoothly. They help us with everything from bereavement support sessions to customer service at the shops, proof-reading to baking cakes for the Bistro. Often, much of what they do happens so quietly in the background that you don’t … Continued

COVID-19: overview wider Hospice services

___ LATEST COVID-19 NEWS, CLICK HERE OVERVIEW CLINICAL SERVICES, CLICK HERE OVERVIEW FROM OUR CHARITY SHOPS, CLICK HERE SPONSOR A NURSE ___ LATEST NEWS: Friday 1 April 2022 Easter Opening Hours Our Shops and Retail Hub  For the Easter opening times for our Retail Outlets please click here. Mask wearing is left to the discretion of … Continued

Festive opening hours 2021/2022 – Shops, Bistro & Salon

In order to enable our colleagues and volunteers in our retail outlets to enjoy the Bank Holidays over the Festive Period we have reduced our opening times. Please find below the opening times of our Retail outlets, Bistro and Salon HD from Friday 24 December 2021 to Tuesday 4 January 2022. Retail Outlets (including our … Continued

A safe space where people can use music to express themselves

Helen Loth is our very talented Music Therapist at the Hospice. We grabbed 10 minutes with her to find out more about what she does and what it is about music therapy that works so well, as part of our holistic approach to care. What is music therapy? The official definition from the British Association … Continued

COVID-19: overview clinical services

___ LATEST COVID-19 NEWS, CLICK HERE OVERVIEW WIDER COMMUNITY SERVICES, CLICK HERE OVERVIEW FROM OUR CHARITY SHOPS, CLICK HERE SPONSOR A NURSE ___ LATEST UPDATE: 1 April 2022 – visitors to the Inpatient Unit For the latest information on visiting the Inpatient Unit, please visit our COVID-19 news website page here. THE PALLIATIVE CARE HUB over … Continued

Find out about the MND Clinic, hosted at the Hospice

Arthur Rank Hospice Charity hosts Addenbrooke’s weekly Motor neurone disease clinic, in our Bradbury Wellness Centre.  Louise Boardman and Victoria Edwards are the coordinators for the Cambridge MND Care Centre and we recently caught up with them to find out more about what they do.  Can you tell us a bit about the team who run … Continued

Join us online for our annual lecture, with best selling author

  Arthur Rank Hospice Charity is inviting you to attend a free online lecture, ‘A Journey into Companionship at the End of Life’, on Tuesday 19 October, 7.00pm – 8.30pm. It features guest speaker, Dr Kathryn Mannix, the bestselling author of ‘With the End in Mind’. She has trained and worked in palliative medicine for … Continued