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 OVERVIEW SOS! SUPPORT OUR SERVICES, CLICK HERE ___ UPDATE – 13 January 2022 Thank you for your understanding as we resolved the situation with our phone landlines. We believe the issues have now been resolved, but if … 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 OVERVIEW SOS! SUPPORT OUR SERVICES, CLICK HERE ___ UPDATE – 13 January 2022 Thank you for your understanding as we resolved the situation with our phone landlines. We believe the issues have now been resolved, but if you … 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 OVERVIEW SOS! SUPPORT OUR SERVICES, CLICK HERE ___ LATEST UPDATE: 23 December 2021 – visitors to the Inpatient Unit For the latest information on visiting the Inpatient Unit, please visit our COVID-19 news website page here. THE … 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

Celebrating the special moments that may otherwise go unnoticed

We want to share and celebrate the wonderful work our clinical colleagues do every single day: those little moments that so often go unnoticed, but make all the difference to a patient or their loved ones. These are the things that make our care exceptional! It’s when bluebells were found and brought in from someone’s garden for … Continued

Open day for young people transitioning to adult hospice care

  Young people and their families were welcomed to an Open Day jointly hosted by Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) and Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice, last month. The event took place in the gardens of Arthur Rank Hospice Charity’s Shelford-based site on a rare gloriously sunny day, on Monday 23 … Continued

Announcing our Summer Super Draw winners

Our Summer Super Draw really was Super! Raising £31,926 with 8 happy winners. Huge congratulations to all our winners and thank you to everyone who took part, shared details, and sold extra tickets. It all contributes to raising this tremendous total. The top prize of £2,000 was won by Judith from Fordham (ticket number 241071). … Continued