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St John’s Hospice critically rely on voluntary donations, grants and legacies to continue with our care and this is only made possible thanks to the generosity of our supporters and volunteers.

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Our Events

St John’s Hospice offers an array of fundraising events and we invite you to attend one of our upcoming events and help us raise the funds we need this year to continue serving the local community.

The Carer Magazine: November 2020

The Carer Magazine brings you the latest news and updates from St John’s Hospice.

In our first digital edition of the official Hospice magazine we bring to you the stories of a special lockdown wedding, the impact of COVID-19 on our Hospice fundraising and a look at our brand-new and refurbished Inpatient Unit, which we still need help to fund.

Find details on our upcoming Christmas events and how you can get involved plus information on how our annual remembrance event Light up a Life will go virtual this year.

Make sure to sign up to receive monthly Hospice updates and our next edition of The Carer direct to your inbox.


Get involved with St John’s Hospice

There are now more ways than ever to show your support to our Charity. By doing something you can help us continue caring for our patients and their families.

£7.2

Million to run our care services

155

Number of volunteers who support us.

4000

Patients and families cared for every year

£50

Could fund a counselling session

About St John’s Hospice

St John’s Hospice, is an independent charity located within the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth in St John’s Wood, providing specialised palliative care to more than 4,000 terminally-ill patients and their families every year.

Care at St John’s Hospice

Care at St John’s Hospice is underpinned by a respect for human dignity and care for the physical, psychosocial, spiritual and emotional needs of the total person, whatever their age, lifestyle, culture and spiritual belief.

"Being in the hospice gave me space. I was in a place surrounded by beautifully benevolent people. It doesn't matter to them who you are, they are so professional, they are so understanding."


Stay up to date

Harshani helps to coordinate the Orthopaedic Consultant Clinics, book patients in, refer them to Consultants, and l… https://t.co/gM33NsAtFs

Kevin Shotter, an ambulance driver here for over eight years, says: “Since working here I’ve learnt that your pass… https://t.co/zTwJokpCua

"Here at St John’s, it is never about sending up food to Bed 9. Every patient is an individual and we have a passi… https://t.co/J8f7tqNn6F

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day is a unified day of action to celebrate and support hospice and palliative ca… https://t.co/G5pxvn2n7z

Is it too early to mention Christmas? We don’t think so! Our Cards will be available to purchase from Monday 11th… https://t.co/TKYZYWQEpE

We want to thank our supporter Alan for taking part in the London Marathon last Sunday. He raised over £1000 for th… https://t.co/VoR1v80sMB

Patients come in once or twice a week to have a cuppa and a chat, participate in fun activities and access compleme… https://t.co/HpQutWwLCy

An increasing number of our patients are now facing poverty, heightened all the more by furlough schemes, redundanc… https://t.co/kdsXAHS2mt

From diet to medication to mental health, our nurses, healthcare assistants, and volunteers are prepped and ready t… https://t.co/UgmeKM0uRD

Thank you to our supporters Mike and Alan, who took part in the London Marathon on the 3rd of October! 🏃🏃 https://t.co/xCbAnxeF12

Good luck to our supporter Poppy, who's taking part in the Royal Parks Half Marathon on the 10th of Oct!! The rout… https://t.co/EoL1ulKIL0

At St John’s, we empower patients to choose their care. We’ve been providing 24-hour nursing and a friendly ear at… https://t.co/VTrB6Qg7d2

"What you’ll find with a lot of people working in palliative care is they always want to go the extra mile because… https://t.co/WBQaV5NWv9

Our fantastic physiotherapy team has been providing virtual exercise classes and guided relaxation throughout COVID… https://t.co/0YdE8NxY2u

A huge congratulations to our supporter Sophie who skydived at the weekend. She took on the amazing challenge of j… https://t.co/nr7rtywRR8

"For the Hospice to be there for us, it gives you a little bit of relief. I can sleep knowing that tomorrow I can… https://t.co/taJSV0m6M9

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