Highlighting the vital role played by hospices across the country


Hospice UK’s Hospice Care Week runs until Friday, October 8th and is a way to celebrate hospice care across the country.

Simon Bernstein, Chief Executive of Longfield Hospice, based in Burleigh Lane, Minchinhampton, explained how their work supports people with life-limiting illnesses, as well as their families.

Simon Bernstein, CEO of Longfield Community Hospice.

Longfield supports more than 1,200 patients, family members and carers in Gloucestershire each year at a cost of around £4million, most of which comes through shop sales and donations.

The Longfield Hospice shop in Stroud.

Find out more about Hospice Care Week here: Hospice Care Week | Support us | Campaigns | Hospice UK

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