Tracey Bleakley from Hospice UK will give a speech at the celebration event in Boston
St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice and Butterfly Hospice to showcase services during Hospice Care week
In recognition of Hospice Care Week St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice has partnered Butterfly Hospice in Boston to host an evening of celebration.
The celebration will be held on Friday 7th October, from 6.30pm at Westwood Lakes, Five House Lane, Boston PE21 7JA.
Guests can learn more about how hospice care impacts the local community with keynote speeches from the chief executives of both organisations. Tracey Bleakley, the CEO of Hospice UK will also be supporting the event and delivering a speech. Guests can then enjoy a hog roast and live music.
Ann Randall, Community Liaison and Events Officer for St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice, said:
“We are delighted to be working together with Butterfly Trust on this event. Hospice care is built around what is important to the individual and their loved ones and this event will showcase how important this care is within our local community. We look forward to welcoming everyone to join with us and celebrating all we and our partner organisations are able to provide.”
Linda Sanderson, Head of Butterfly Hospice, said:
“We are all really looking forward to the evening, the aim being to celebrate the excellent hospice care provided in our community by The Butterfly Hospice Trust, Cruse Bereavement Services, Lincolnshire Community Health Services, MacMillan, Marie Curie and St Barnabas.”
Hospice Care Week takes place every year and is a week of activity aimed at raising awareness of hospice care across the UK. This year’s Hospice Care Week will take place from 3-9 October with the theme being “Hospice care is…”
Tickets are priced at £10 per person with the proceeds donated to St Barnabas Hospice and Butterfly Hospice.