Based in Backford, just outside Chester, Hospice of the Good Shepherd provides support to patients and their families living with life limiting conditions. From specialist palliative care - both in and out patient - through to complimentary therapies, we also offer bereavement services for adults and children across West Cheshire, Chester, Deeside and South Wirral.
All of our services are provided free of charge which means each year we need to raise funds to cover 77% of our running costs, the remaining 23% comes via government funding.
Everything we do makes a difference to the lives of our patients, their families and their friends. We need support to help us continue the work of important outreach projects such as our Wednesday Club. This is an important group for us because it provides a chance for members to connect with others who may be in a similar situation, living with a serious illness or currently undergoing treatment. Through these group activities the social work team are able to discuss in a relaxed environment how each individual is feeling and by the very nature of bringing them together each week as a group, combat the feeling of isolation that can occur.
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