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Call our 24/7 advice line for health care professionals and families if you need support with symptom management and end of life care.

Our history

In 1981, Canon Richard Norburn saw three people needing terminal illness care and thought there ought to be something better. He shared his worries with the Rev Sally Fogden, and together they set up a steering committee.

How the Hospice began

Canon Richard Norburn tells the story of how the Hospice began

St Nicholas Hospice Care History

Infographic of the Hospice’s story