Adults and their families

Providing services which meet our patients' needs is really important to us.  

Read what a selection of our adult patients and their families have to say about what we do.
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    Richard and Angie's story

    When Angie's elderly neighbour Richard was diagnosed with a terminal lung condition last year, she supported her friend to stay ...
  • Shirley SH edit

    Shirley's Story

    “The companionship I’ve received through Supporting Hands is very important to me. I can’t praise the project enough.”
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    Roy and Carmen's Story

    Roy and Carmen finally tied the knot the day before Roy died peacefully at home, having been diagnosed with tonsillar ...
  • Nicola post treatment

    Nicola's Story

    Nicola was diagnosed with breast cancer in July 2019. She received post-operative support from Rennie Grove, but also sought counselling ...
  • Ivors and Chriss Story

    Ivor and Chris's Story

    Ivor was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND) in April 2020, just after the UK had gone into lockdown due ...
  • Hsu family Spring Appeal 2021

    The Hsu Family Story

    Francis Hsu was diagnosed with cancer in his early 50s. What began as a tumour on his kidney spread to ...
  • Helen and Ged Shepherd

    Helen & Ged's Story

    Gerald ‘Ged’ Shepherd had always been a very active man. But after struggling with shoulder pain and suddenly losing weight ...
  • Andy and his family

    Andy's Story

    Andy Cox was a fit and active husband and father-of-two in his forties when he was diagnosed with the degenerative ...
  • Zak Barwell story

    Zak's story

    When Zak lost his mum Emma to pancreatic cancer, in August 2019 at the age of just 41 – and ...
  • Nigel and Donna Foxwell

    Nigel’s story

    When Nigel’s health deteriorated and his GP suggested that he be admitted to hospital, both Nigel and his wife Donna ...