c Jessie May – Children's Hospice at Home

Who?

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

What?

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

Where?

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

How?

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.

 

 

Events

MAKE A DIFFERENCE TODAY

Bristol Half Marathon

25/09/2016

The most recent addition to the Great Run Series, the Great Bristol Half Marathon comes with its own distinguished history. First staged in 1989 and known as the Bristol Half Marathon, the city centre run has become a long-held tradition in the national running calendar. Over 10,000 runners every year make this a must do event … Continued

Masquerade Ball

21/10/2016

You’re invited to an exclusive black tie fundraising event, hosted by Double Tree by Hilton Bristol North. There will be some great music to get you dancing and a live silent auction for a chance to win some amazing prizes! Tables of 10 cost just £500 or £50 per person, and for this you’ll each … Continued

Weston Christmas Cracker

11/12/2016

Join us again for another Christmas Cracker in Weston super Mare. Now in its 29th year, this is Weston ACs largest race by far and people come back year after year to take part in the festive run. All standards of runner can take part so don’t be put off if you are a new runner. … Continued

“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

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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