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.



Bristol 10km


Event Date: Sunday 13th May Location: Bristol Sponsorship Targe: As much as possible! Started your new year, new you with…

Castle Combe Steam Rally


Join us for a great family day out! We are so delighted to be involved with Castle Combe Steam Rally…

Jump for Jessie Skydive


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

“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 are backing the 6 national charities who are calling for the Government to act to ensure the ability…

South West Winners

  We are delighted to annouce that on Thursday 18th January we won Charity of the Year at the South…