The extended Palmer family led by Jimmy Palmer, Ballyouskill with the assistance of friends organised a series of activities to raise funds for charities both home and away. A historic walk along mass paths proved popular as did the cabaret cum auction. Thanks to the tremendous generosity and…Read more →
A Charity Truck and Tractor Run takes place in Camross on 14th October 2017. Registration for the Run, which is in aid of Laois Hospice and St Francis School, Portlaoise, begins at 4pm. A BBQ and live music from Turas follows in Bergins Camross Inn, where a raffle will also take place. Entry fees…Read more →
An idyllic Summer afternoon was had by all who visited the beautiful gardens at Gortnalee House, Donagmore, Co. Laois on Sunday 9th July as Ms Hazel Luskin Glennon opened her spectacular gardens as a fundraiser for Laois Hospice. Those who attended enjoyed Hazel's guided tour through the beautiful…Read more →
Hospice is about caring for the terminally ill, so that their final days can be spent with as much comfort and dignity as is humanly possible. On behalf of all who have benefited from our support over the past 25 years, a sincere thank you to all who have contributed in any manner towards the aspirations of Laois Hospice.- Mr Seamus O'Donoghue, Chairman.
Since its inception in 1989, Laois Hospice Foundation has helped to provide a palliative care service for Cancer patients, whose illness no longer responds to curative treatment. The Hospice also provides support for the families of such patients. This total care involves doctors, nurses, a team of specialists and the clergy, who are all concerned with quality of life.