Lasting Impact : Transforming Lives PDF Print E-mail
Written by The J's   
Tuesday, 16 October 2012 11:40

The J’s Hospice is specialist in providing care and support for young adults aged 16 - 40 years with life limiting and life threatening conditions and helps transform lives in many positive ways.

These include: 

  1.  Ensuring a successful transition from children’s to adult services.
  2.  Empowering young adults and their families so their voices are heard.
  3.  Supporting young adults with independence, life choices, access to work and education opportunities.
  4.  Pain and discomfort is reduced for young adults with chronic conditions.  By good symptom control The J’s team helps reduce avoidable hospital admissions.
  5.   Respite care helps families feel supported and reduces strain from the constant cycle of care that is often needed.
  6.  Improved wellbeing for young adults enhances life expectancy.
  7.  Young adults and their families are supported at the most critical times, such as at end of life.

“I was extremely impressed by the frankly extraordinary effect that your input has had.” Clinical Lecturer in Neurology from The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.

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