Christmas Appeal - Read Lorraine and Mark's story
Christmas is a very special time, but for many of the people we support, the festive period can feel very different. All year round we provide specialist care for patients, free of charge. But to do this, we need to £9 a minute. While our care is unwavering 365 days a year, what we do for local families is perhaps more poignant at Christmas.
Support available for care home families during Covid-19
Families with loved ones in Milton Keynes care homes are being encouraged to take advantage of a free support service to help them cope with feelings of separation, isolation or loss during Covid-19 pandemic. The service, run by Willen Hospice, has been funded by Milton Keynes Council, who have recognised the need to help families at this difficult time.
We're stronger thanks to you
When lockdown occurred, you sprang into action. We saw some amazing fundraisers, received some fantastic donations and help from volunteers. Big or small, everything you did counted. Why are we so grateful? Because without you, we wouldn’t have been able to continue to offer our specialist, compassionate care for people who needed us. Here’s a small snapshot of what YOU have helped us to do.
Willen Hospice shows what it takes during Hospice Care Week
Willen Hospice is one of more than 200 charitable hospices across the UK taking part in Hospice Care Week (5 – 11 October), led by the national hospice and end of life care charity, Hospice UK, highlighting what it takes to provide care to those who need it most.