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Stories about transforming end of life care at St Wilfrid's, including fundraising and much more

Creating community links with Hampden Park Shed
Lindy Creasy, Shed Co-ordinator at the Hampden Park Shed, shares the benefits of group arts and crafts.
Creating community links with Eastbourne Rainbow
Derek Andrews from Eastbourne Rainbow tells us more about the group and why representation of older LGBTQ+ people is so important.
A visit to Eastbourne Crematorium
Our Donor Development Team recently visited Eastbourne Crematorium to learn more about their work.
‘The event does a fantastic job at bringing people together’
Dave Longman, owner of SCHMIDT Eastbourne, shares why the business has chosen to sponsor our Starlight Stroll event this year.
Learning Disability project expands knowledge
We recently completed a project which aimed to help people with Learning Disabilities, their families and carers to prepare for death and bereavement.
Closer to the community
Find out how we have been bringing our care and support closer to you through two of our community projects.
‘An uncrushable spirit’
Wendy Early shares her husband's experience receiving end of life care from St Wilfrid's and how he is being remembered.
Sunshine Moments
Hospice supporter Kerry Knight has published a book of poetry in memory of her husband and will be donating £1 of each sale to St Wilfrid's.
‘Being here feels like the best thing that has ever happened to me’
Former MasterChef winner Peter Bayless is currently receiving care in our Inpatient Unit. He has shared his experience so far.
Making our care more dementia friendly
Over the last year we have been making improvements around the hospice to make our care more inclusive for those with dementia.
Support for all the family
One family share how the hospice has been supporting them beyond the patient's direct care, including with Learning Disability support.
‘Nobody should ever suffer’
Registered Nurse Charlotte shares what she values the most about her role on the Inpatient Unit.
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