Patient Care

A message for Carers Week

A message for Carers Week

Posted on 10th June 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

This week is Carers Week, and we’re thinking of all the carers who are looking after someone with a life limiting illness. But how could you help them? How many times have you found yourself saying ‘Let me know if &[...]

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Living with Parkinson’s Disease

Living with Parkinson’s Disease

Posted on 6th April 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

Sheila, one of our Day Hospice patients talks to us about living with Parkinson’s Disease as part of Parkinson’s Awareness Week… “I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease 25 years ago. For the first ten years it[...]

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Maria’s story

Maria's story

Posted on 9th March 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

Maria, one of our patients, tells us about living with cancer and the support she’s received from the Hospice… “Hi, I’m Maria. I’ve got terminal breast cancer which I was diagnosed with in 2016. At [...]

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Help us be there for one extra day this year

Help us be there for one extra day this year

Posted on 26th February 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

A message from Chris Benson, our Director of Patient Care… Here at St Peter’s Hospice, we support people every day of the year. This leap year that means we’re here for 366 days, supporting patients to [...]

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Bristol Rovers support the Hospice

Bristol Rovers support the Hospice

Posted on 21st February 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

Bristol Rovers and Bristol Rovers Community Trust recently visited the Hospice to help celebrate the International Year of the Nurse, in honour of 200 years since the birth of Florence Nightingale.   Bristol [...]

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Ron’s Story

Ron's Story

Posted on 28th January 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

Our Inpatient Unit has recently welcomed one of Bristol’s last remaining Normandy War Veterans. 94 year old Ron Stevens has spent years putting together the story of his life including his time in the war, wanting to [...]

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We’ve been shortlisted in the 2020 Charity Film Awards!

We've been shortlisted in the 2020 Charity Film Awards

Posted on 28th January 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

St Peter’s Hospice has been unveiled on the shortlist for the 2020 Charity Film Awards. Our film ‘How We Care’ was created to introduce patients and families to hospice care and the services that they [...]

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Mark’s Story

Mark's Story

Posted on 17th January 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

Our Hospice at Home service offers hands on nursing care in a patient’s home. This could be a support package of up to 24-hours in the final days of life; it can be morning, afternoon or overnight respite shifts to &[...]

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To the Carers at Christmas, with love

To the Carers at Christmas, with love

Posted on 19th December 2019 by St Peter's Hospice

Many of you may remember Paula who wrote about the loss of her husband Spencer recently. She has asked us to pass on the following for anyone who is caring this Christmas. To the Carers at Christmas, with love. It &hellip[...]

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Is Christmas a Difficult Time?

Is Christmas a Difficult Time

Posted on 16th December 2019 by St Peter's Hospice

Christmas can be a difficult time for those who are bereaved, whether recently or not. Accept that will be the case, but be gentle on yourself, give yourself time and space to acknowledge your feelings. Don’t worry if [...]

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