Sue Ryder hosted a free conference on human rights in end of life care on Thursday 27th June 2019 in London, exploring further how applying a human rights approach to practice can help deliver person-centred and compassionate care.
“The name Sue Ryder means a lot. When we wear our uniforms we feel part of something, and families feel in safe hands.” These are the words of Senior Nursing Assistant Julia Tyas who is part of our band of close-knit healthcare workers in Gloucestershire who help keep loved ones looked after at home at the end of their life.
Jamie Peacock MBE – former Bradford, Leeds, England and Great Britain rugby league player, has been appointed as the very first ambassador for Sue Ryder Wheatfields hospice in Headingley.
Staff at Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice have been trialling an innovative Wellbeing Café to support patients to live as fully and actively as possible with great success.
This morning, Wednesday 17 July, the Department of Work and Pensions Minister gave evidence to the Select Committee as the final part of its inquiry into the Bereavement Support Payment.
Wilma Jassal takes us through a day in her life as a Nursing Assistant at Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice’s Palliative Care Hub.
Jacqui Graves, Human Rights Lead at Sue Ryder shares her experience and learnings of implementing the training programme to date.
Sue Ryder responds to Amber Rudd’s call for an ‘honest evaluation’ of the benefits system for terminally ill people
Heidi Travis, CEO of Sue Ryder, comments on new plan to remove a rule within the benefits system which requires terminally ill patients to undergo a health assessment, announced by Amber Rudd, Work and Pensions Secretary.
People with neurological conditions are facing long waiting times, limited access to specialists and say they are being discriminated against, a new survey by The Neurological Alliance has found.
Plucky Cameron is preparing to take on the challenge of a triathlon in memory of his mum’s friend Chris and dad’s friend Richie who were both cared for at the hospice. This is his story.