Dr Sinead Henderson, Consultant in Palliative Medicine and Michelle Swan, Clinical Nurse Specialist have been presenting a poster at the 14th World Congress of the European Association of Palliative Care in Copenhagen (8-10th May) Their poster ‘Are Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients receiving adequate end of life Care?’ aimed […]

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Multiple Systems Atrophy (MSA) is a rare, neurodegenerative disease that leads to premature death. With no known cause or cure, it appears to strike at random – normally when people are in their 50’s. Only 3,000 people in the UK have MSA, symptoms include problems with balance, movement, swallowing, speech […]

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Our popular Dragon Boat Charity Challenge will return to Goldsworth Park Lake on Sunday 5th July. It will be the second time teams will paddle against each other and the clock to raise funds for our Hospices. Last July almost 200 competitors across eleven teams representing the local police, schools, […]

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Last week saw the launch of our Capital Appeal and sharing of plans for ‘A new future for hospice care in the heart of Surrey’ with an invited audience at the prestigious McLaren Technology Centre. The launch was sponsored by McLaren and was attended by distinguished guests including; the Rt […]

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We have launched our annual Midnight Walk, which will take place at Mercedes-Benz World, Brooklands on Friday 19 June. This year the event will have a new neon theme and we hope hundreds of women will help us light up the dark, as they set off at 10pm on the […]

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We have launched our Classic Car Show and Fayre, which for the third year running will take place at the iconic Mercedes-Benz World in Weybridge, Surrey, on Sunday 7th June. Have you got a vintage car or motorcycle that you would like to show off? Then this is the place […]

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Woking & Sam Beare Hospices

Woking & Sam Beare Hospices are independent registered charities that provide Hospice care across Surrey.

As well as providing in-patient care and day care units at both Hospices our community team are vital in providing services over a much wider area including the boroughs of Woking, Spelthorne, Runnymede and Elmbridge.