Supporting the local community and causes is something everyone here at BWOC are extremely passionate about. We like to be able to give back to the community and see how we can help them to achieve their goals.
Weston Hospice have been providing palliative care for over 30 years to those with life-limiting illnesses. They rely on fundraising as the care they provide is completely free of charge. The amazing team at Weston Hospice not only deliver treatment for patients with cancer but those with other conditions such as motor neurone disease, Parkinson’s disease and many other life-limiting conditions.
As well has having their base, Jackson-Barstow House where there is a 10 bedroom inpatient unit with a day and wellbeing centre, they also have a team of community nurse specialists who care for patients and their families in their homes. They provide this service to residents of Weston-super-Mare and the surrounding area.
Every team member of Weston Hospicecare works in tandem with other local clinicians such as GPs, consultants and other medical professional to ensure the patients are comfortable and informed about their condition at all times. Plus, with their fantastic Family Support Team, they can provide world-class social, emotional and spiritual support to families who care for loved ones and patients too.
On 18th February 2022, Weston Hospicecare are set to open a flagship superstore and donation centre. The funds that will be raised from the store will support caring for people with life-limiting conditions.
There are a number of different fundraising events in the pipeline for Weston Hospicecare and we hope that you will be able to support them!
- 18th February- Superstore Grand Opening
- 27th February- The Final Mile
- 12th March- Men’s March
- 19th March- Strictly Fun Dancing
And much more!
Over the years we have been involved in a number of fundraising activities and can confirm that they are always extremely well organised, supported and fun. To mention a few - Bake Off, Fire Walk, Strictly Fun Dancing and more...