c Jessie May – Children's Hospice at Home


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 Charity in Bristol

Created by a family for families

Jessica May died at home aged 4 1/2 months surrounded by her family and supported by a team of nurses. Her parents created Jessie May to ensure that every child who is not expected to reach adulthood receives nursing care within the home. Since 1996 we have been providing this care, free of charge, in Bristol. Since then, we’ve expanded our service to cover North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Bath and North East Somerset, and Swindon and Wiltshire.







Jessie May is proud to be part of BACK TO BLACK 10K & 5K BRISTOL again this year. Now in its second year it is a great night trail run for beginners and experienced night runners. CORONATION AVENUE, LEIGH WOODS, BRISTOL, AVON BS8 3RA SAT 25 FEB, 5.30PM Both the 10k and 5k races will … Continued

Bath Half Marathon


Could you put your running shoes on…and do something AMAZING for Jessie May? Jessie May is looking for people to join Team Jessie May on the start line for the 2017 Vitality Bath Half Marathon on Sunday 12th March. Join thousands of runners and experience Bath like never before, all while supporting Jessie May Nurses. … Continued

Christmas Party


Every year we welcome the families we help through the year to our now-famous annual Christmas party. All information will be posted out to you, but if you have any questions you can call the office any time on 0117 9616840.

“When we first met Janet, a Jessie May Nurse, Thomas immediately took a shine to her! Her initial monthly visits allowed me to catch up on chores and recharge my batteries. Now when Janet visits and takes sole charge of Thomas it gives me quality time that I need with Thomas's sister and my husband."

Thomas and his Family

Jessie May’s New Ambassador – Judd Trump

Snooker Ace Judd Trump Becomes Ambassador For Jessie May   Snooker star Judd Trump has become an ambassador for Bristol-based charity Jessie May Children’s Hospice At Home. Trump, currently ranked fourth in the world, is from Bristol and gratefully accepted an invitation to support a local charity. Jessie May provides a hospice at home service … Continued

Welcome to Wiltshire!

You may have recently heard that Jessie May has joined forces with Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Naomi House & Jacksplace. This is an exciting new partnership that will allow us to bring our children’s hospice at home service to families in Swindon and Wiltshire. Naomi House & Jacksplace hospices provide expert hospice … Continued

Charity Collection bags – a note from us

Earlier this year Jessie May engaged with a company to deliver charity collection bags in our area, in the hope that our local community would help fundraise for us. As of 1st August 2016 we are no longer working with StreetRunners as our contract has come to an end. We would like to thank everyone … Continued


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