Hospice News

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Wonderful family feedback

We always appreciate it when patients and their family and friends tell us about their experiences of our care. Every now and again we hear such wonderful stories that we simply have to share them, so here is an email that our Chief Executive Nigel Harding received from a very […]

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On show at the National Corporate Social Responsibility Awards

Woking & Sam Beare Hospices took a prime location at the National Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards and Exhibition held at Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge earlier this month. We went along to show how we are working to ensure that our new Hospice will be as sustainable as possible and met […]

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Tommy D Group preparing for Thailand

Our Tommy D group for bereaved young people have meet to discuss the details of their upcoming trip to Surin, Thailand, in July, where they will be volunteering within the local community and helping vulnerable children. The six teenagers, who have all suffered a close personal loss, will travel along […]

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Make a Will fortnight

From the 13th to the 24th April, we will run our first ever Make a Will fortnight campaign, where we encourage people to write or have their existing Will updated at one of the 12 local participating legal firms. With only a limited numbers of free appointment available people should […]

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Surrey Half Success

We had 130 runners taking part in the Surrey Half Marathon running to raise money for Woking & Sam Beare Hospices.  This consisted of 59 runners from Woking High School, a large team led by Nicola Tait running in memory Kris Cook, as well as individuals who had signed up […]

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Securing long term sustainable care locally

We are very pleased to report that the North West Surrey Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has confirmed their plans to continue to commission our services after the expiry of our current contract. The new contract will extend to March 2018, providing us with the certainty we require to take our […]

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Running for a special reason…

Alec Thompson, pictured on the far left, will along with 50 colleagues from Woking High School be raising money for our Hospices by running the Surrey Half Marathon this March. People support us for various reasons, and Alec has a very strong personal motivation for taking part. Read on to […]

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Our New Hospice wins planning permission

Woking & Sam Beare Hospices have today welcomed the decision of Woking Borough Council’s Planning Committee to grant permission for the development of our new Hospice to be located in Denton Way, Goldsworth Park, Woking. In November 2013, the Hospices were grateful to receive a loan facility of up to […]

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Rising to the challenge over the festive season

All the Hospices’ teams were busy over the festive season – very often a particularly difficult time for our patients and their carers. It has also been a challenging period for our acute Hospitals; Ashford and St Peter’s, Frimley Park Hospital and Royal Surrey County Hospital, which are all currently […]

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Hospice Bumper Draw Delight

We are happy to announce the lucky winners of our annual Hospice Lottery Bumper draw. The first prize winner was Mrs Armstrong from East Horsley, who scooped the main prize of £2015. She was extremely surprised and delighted to have won, as she has never won anything before. She praised the […]

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