We provide care,
comfort and support
for local people facing
life limiting illnesses

Donate to the Michael Sobell Hospice 40th anniversary appeal supporting our Patient & Family Support (PAFS) Team

Our 40th anniversary campaign is officially underway in celebration of 40 years of Michael Sobell Hospice. Since February 14th, 1977, when the Hospice first opened its doors, it has been providing expert care and support to local patients and their families facing life-limiting illness. Over the past four decades, services such as the Patient & Family Support Team have been an invaluable source of support, compassion and kindness at an often very difficult time for families and their loved ones.

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Book your ticket for our biggest fundraiser of the year - Ladies in the Night 2017 is back with a Disco Fever twist! Friday 16th June. Get into the groove!

Join us for our popular nighttime walking challenge with a special disco fever twist, in celebration of 40 years of Michael Sobell Hospice – 1977-2017. Choose to take on a 5.5 or 9-mile walk through the streets of Northwood, dancing as you go! Women, men, children and four-legged friends are welcome!

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racing bikes

40 miles for 40 years - that's the challenge for this year's annual bike ride!

Date: Sunday 14 May, 8.00am start (Registration from 7.30am)
  • The route takes cyclists through scenic countryside including, Amersham, Hemel Hempstead and Chipperfield
  • £25 entry for adults before Friday 15th April
  • £30 on the day

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Get Involved

There are many ways to support the work of Michael Sobell Hospice, perhaps by taking on a fundraising challenge to support patient care or by volunteering.

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Shop with us

Our shops play a vital role in raising awareness of Michael Sobell Hospice in the local community and provide an extremely valuable source of income.

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Volunteer

If you are interested in becoming involved in supporting your local hospice, we have many volunteer roles - from gardening to counselling.

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Work for us

We occasionally have vacancies within our retail and fundraising departments.

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Every patient should experience a journey towards the end of their life that is peaceful, comfortable and free from worry and pain.

Michael Sobell Hospice provides care, comfort and support for local people facing life limiting illnesses.  The Hospice is a special place, where patients and families can spend precious time together, on the Mount Vernon Hospital site.

Our professional team offers medical, nursing and emotional care along with practical support for patients, their families and carers. Our aim is that every patient should experience a journey towards the end of their life that is peaceful, comfortable and free from worry and pain.

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Where the money goes

£5 pays for enhanced nutritional snacks on the patient snack trolley
£7 pays for one minute of hospice care
£20 pays for a complementary therapy session in the Day Centre
£100 pays for 3 months of essential oils for complementary therapies
£1000 pays for a week of specialist nursing care from a trained nurse for one patient
£2500 pays for one week’s basic stay in the In-Patient Unit