Monthly Archives: January 2017

John Taylor Hospice: three volunteers share their stories

From welcoming visitors in reception to working behind the scenes and maintaining the grounds, volunteers are an invaluable part of the John Taylor Hospice team. The Birmingham-based hospice – that provides specialist palliative and end of life care for people across the West Midlands – is supported by a team of dedicated volunteers. The hospice is asking people to give

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Connecting isolated older people in Birmingham’s communities

Birmingham: the UK’s second largest city is a bustling and vibrant home to over a million people. A melting pot of cultures, in Birmingham people from all over the globe come together. What’s more, our central city makes us the UK’s meeting point for friends, families and co-workers and last year we welcomed 6,000 new people from London alone. It’s

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