Hospice care stories

Read how our vital care has helped local families in need

When a patient is going through a very difficult time, we aim to improve their quality of life and ‘put life into every day’ to ensure that they and their family can make the most of the time they have together. In this section you can read some of the true stories of people living with a life limiting illness, and their families, who we have cared for at the hospice.

Creating precious memories

Creating precious memories

“Christmas was so joyful at the hospice. Like a big family, everyone pulled out all t...

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Comfort and Care

Comfort and Care

Six months ago we asked for your support so that we could buy 10 urgently needed specialist b...

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Living my best life

Living my best life

When Kuiama Patton’s partner Chris, died from a fatal blood clot, she didn’t know whe...

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Ballet and lots of laughs

Ballet and lots of laughs

An amazing afternoon of ballet and having fun... We've had an ama...

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My Sunflower Story

My Sunflower Story

Every sunflower has a story The Sunflower – a symbol of h...

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New Services

New Services

At Teesside Hospice we care for local people and families affected by terminal illness...

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Help us to buy urgently needed specialist beds

Help us to buy urgently needed specialist beds

The nursing team at Teesside Hospice are on a mission to raise enough money to fund 10 urgentl...

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Dream come true

Dream come true

Teesside Hospice make young woman’s dream come true...

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Memories to cherish

Memories to cherish

When Phil Lince and his family were given the news that his wife’s condition had worse...

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Carol's Story

Carol's Story

Since being re-diagnosed with Breast Cancer, Carol, 57, has been coming to our Day Hos...

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Family share story in film

Family share story in film

Following a long battle with multiple brain tumours, Dad-of-two Paul Deighton sadly passed awa...

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Paula renews vows at hospice

Paula renews vows at hospice

Paula and Simon Lazar from Linthorpe, recently renewed their wedding vows at Tees...

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The hospice gave us hope

The hospice gave us hope

“Pat was originally diagnosed with breast cancer in 2003, but was eventually given the all cle...

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They took care of us all

They took care of us all

“At 85 years young Dad was fit, healthy and enjoying life surrounded by his family. When he wa...

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We don’t give up at the hospice

We don’t give up at the hospice

It was just like any other normal day when Ena noticed her clothes seemed to be too big. She h...

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