Lake of Lights
Last year thousands of people joined the hospice at our first Memorial Event at Talkin Tarn. We hope you can join us this year.
Attending Lake of Lights on Sunday 22 October?
During this special evening the tranquil setting of Talkin Tarn will be transformed by hundreds of lights on the lake and in the surrounding woodland. Each lights represents a cherished memory of a relative, friend or loved one no longer with us.
Sponsor a Nurse
All our nurses have a passion for hospice care. Our specialist skills aim to meet local patients and families' varying needs at a vulnerable time.
Nursing staff see it as an absolute privilege to be allowed into their lives at this point in order to provide compassion, comfort and a safe haven.
Having this bathing lifter will be incredibly useful for helping our patients in and out of the bath, in a safe and dignified way.
Along with getting a new bath for the Adult In-Patient Unit, we are looking to acquire one of these bathing lifters. Such a piece of equipment will be a great help to our nurses and healthcare assistants, assiting them in lifting, transferring and bathing patients who need help.
The nurses and health care assistants on the Adult Unit would like a new bath for patients to use during their stay at the Hospice.
The current bath in our Adult In-Patient Unit is very old and no longer manufactured. Although it has been very well cared for it is well past it’s life expectancy and replacement parts are no longer available.
The nurses on our Adult In-Patient Unit are in need of some syringe drivers, to provide effective symptom management to patients and enhance their quality of life. Specifically, we...
Rise and Recline Chairs
We would like some pressure relief rise and recline chairs for use in the patient rooms and the Day Hospice. For the comfort of our patients we...
Connecting with the local community is important for local hospice
07 Oct 2015 Type: Article
During October Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice will be celebrating Hospice Care Week by promoting the range of ways the hospice connects with...
Connecting with patients and carers is at the heart of a local hospice
08 Oct 2015 Type: Article
During October Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice will be celebrating Hospice Care week by promoting the range of ways the children’s hospice connects...
Mayor and Mayoress of Carlisle visit local hospice
15 Oct 2015 Type: Article
The Mayor and Mayoress of Carlisle, Steve and Maureen Layden, have visited a local hospice to see the care and support provided to local adults and...
Hospice fundraisers prepare for muddy challenge
16 Oct 2015 Type: Article
‘The Mangle’, the ‘Tunnel of Mud’ Triple by pass’, this weekend a team of fundraisers from Penrith Building Society will take on the ultimate test of...
Pom Pom World Record Attempt
01 Nov 2015 Type: Article
To celebrate our 25th Anniversary we would like to invite you all to PomBomb for Eden Valley Hospice. ...