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.



South Glos Show 2018


We are excited to have been selected as the Nominated Charity for the South Glos Show 2018. The South Glos…

The People’s Grand Prix 2018


We are excited to bring to you our annual People’s Grand Prix! We’re inviting everyone to come along and run,…

Jump for Jessie Skydive


Join us for an unforgettable experience at 10,000ft all whilst supporting Jessie May Nurses. * Saturday 16th June 2017 *…

“While Theo was alive our lives were busy with appointments, calls and hospital visits. After he died we were surprised by how quiets things became. But the support of Jessie May Nurses remained constant and their Bereavement Support was vital to us.”

Theo's Family