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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.



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“Jessie May Nurses provide emotional support and knowledge about what care is available to me and Stella. They fit right into the family.”

Stella and her Family