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Patient & family stories

In this section some of our patients and their families share their experiences of the way in which Isabel Hospice has cared for them: at home, in our In-Patient Unit, or at our Day Services.

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    Pat's Story

    Pat Bines was a brave, adventurous, inspirational man.

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    Jack's Story

    Nine year old Jack talks about his dad Paul, who died in 2017 under our care, and shows us his memory box, where he keeps ...

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    Laurence's Story

    Laurence, who has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer chatted to us, when he was in the In-Patient Unit. He said “People think the Hospice is ...

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    Neil's Story

    Neil had Motor Neurone Disease (MND) since 2013 but Amanda, his wife, only discovered this after his death, when clearing out the garage and found ...

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    Liz's Story

    Liz was an active 52 year old Mother of 3 boys, Adam 14, Jono 15 and James 20. She worked for The Haileybury Society, swam ...

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    Margaret's Story

    For a woman as active as Margaret Matthews (age 75), being diagnosed with Interstitial lung disease (ILD) has had a life changing effect on her. ...