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Watch: Dr Rosena Allin-Khan MP and Lottie Tomlinson talk about our new bereavement research

Watch Dr Rosena Allin-Khan MP and Lottie Tomlinson talk about the key findings and recommendations from our new research into bereavement support across the UK.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) guidance: visiting a Sue Ryder hospice or neurological centre

We understand that visiting loved ones is crucial to the health and wellbeing of all our patients and clients, and the safety of the people in our care remains of paramount importance.

Paul returns for 100 lap fundraiser around The Chantry

A resident at Sue Ryder Neurological Care Centre The Chantry has completed an incredible 100 laps of the building in 67 days, raising money for the centre where he received specialist care following surgery to remove a brain tumour that left him unable to walk properly.

Five ways to support someone who is grieving

As part of our national movement to create more kindness around grief, we’re giving more people the confidence to be there for friends who are grieving. In this blog, Bianca Neumann, Head of Bereavement at Sue Ryder, shares five ways to be more Grief Kind when your loved one loses someone close to them.

How to start a grief journal

In this article, we’ll take you through the benefits of keeping a grief journal and show you how to get started with your own. We’ll share prompts about what you might want to include or write about, and we’ll also tell you more about our own journal tool that’s free for you to start using today.

Sing for Life returns to support Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice

Launching in September, Sing for Life will sign up local women to take part in a ten week pop-up singing project, working towards a fantastic live performance event at The Cresset this November, supporting Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice.

Celebrity supporters join with Sue Ryder in a bid to recruit more palliative care nurses

Sue Ryder celebrity supporters Sir Geoff Hurst MBE, rugby player Jamie Peacock MBE and Malin Andersson have joined with Sue Ryder to launch the ‘We are Sue Ryder’ campaign, aiming to raise awareness of the critical recruitment need for palliative care nurses across the UK.

Sue Ryder launches new overnight care service for patients in South Oxfordshire

A donation from The Anthony (Tony) Lane Foundation to Sue Ryder Palliative Care Hub South Oxfordshire will see a new overnight service launched, giving home palliative care to patients at night across South Oxfordshire.

Coping with grief on Father’s Day

Whether you’re missing your dad, or you’re dealing with complicated feelings after his death, Bianca Neumman, Head of Bereavement, shares her advice to help you cope with grief during this time.

Volunteers’ Week 2022: the joy and value of music therapy

For Volunteers' Week we celebrate the contributions of our amazing volunteers across Sue Ryder. Here, we shine a light on Caroline, who helps provide music therapy sessions and other support for residents at Sue Ryder Neurological Care Centre Lancashire.