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A Royal Visit

On 31st January Jessie May Trust Fundraiser Fiona Foster was invited to meet with HRH The Duchess of Cornwall when she officially opened St John’s Foundation’s newly modernised almshouse, Rosenberg House. St John’s Foundation recently pledged three years of funding to Jessie May to support our work in Bath & North East Somerset. Fiona was … Continued

Celebrating 21 Years of Making Every Day Precious

In 2017 Jessie May will be celebrating 21 years Back in 1996 The Jessie May Trust was established by the parents of Jessica May Purrington, with the aim of bringing a hospice at home service to the families of terminally ill children in Bristol. We have a whole range of different events and celebrations planned … Continued

The Jessie May Christmas Party

This past Sunday we celebrated our annual Christmas party with 39 of our families. The party is the highlight of our year at Jessie May, with Father Christmas stopping by to deliver presents that were donated by Excel 96, a visit from Anna and Elsa – our Frozen princesses, face painting by the wonderful Jo … 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

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

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