Jessie May is a Children's Hospice at Home service caring for local terminally ill children


Jessie May Nurses provide vital respite care, emotional support, end of life care, and bereavement support alongside family events that help create treasured memories


Jessie May Nurses work throughout Bristol, South Gloucestershire, North Somerset, Wiltshire, Bath & North East Somerset


Jessie May needs you. Without your support we are unable to provide each child and family with the vital support they need

Jessie May
Children’s Hospice at Home 

Created by a family, for local families


Jessie May is a charity that provides hospice at home care for terminally ill children in Bristol and the surrounding area. The charity was set up by the parents of Jessica May Purrington, a little girl who died at home aged 4 months, surrounded by her family and her nurses. Jessie May has a team of dedicated nurses who provide care to children and families during a child’s life and after their death.



The Jessie May Karting GP


The very first Jessie May Kart Grand Prix took place in 2015 hosting by our amazing supporters Moving Experience and…

Jeans for Genes Day 2018


On Friday 21st September 2018, workplaces and schools across the country will take part in Jeans for Genes Day, raising…

The Three Peaks Challenge


21 Sep 2018 – 23 Sep 2018 Grit and determination are vital to completing this fast paced challenge! The Three…

Ollie and his Family

“Where would we be without Jessie May? Life would certainly be a lot harder. Knowing that Andy and others are there to support is such a comfort – Jessie May Nurses are lifesavers to my family.”