Our patients and their families and carers are at the heart of everything we do

Your support means we can continue to deliver our care

Stephen Brooker, his partner Alison Thomas and their family

With your help we can continue to develop LOROS as a place of care and support for terminally ill patients, their families and carers from across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Some of our patients, their families and their friends have kindly agreed to share their heart-warming stories...

Len Andrew

“Now I’ve experienced this place, I believe it to be one of the best places in the world.”

- Len Andrew

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Mel Hirst for Dying Matters Week

Some of the conversations were the hardest I’ve ever had, but they changed me. All of a sudden, I felt so peaceful. I felt like when the time came, everything would be so much easier.

- Mel Hirst

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Tony Kirton

People say you must be fed up of going to a Hospice but the thing is, I don’t feel like I’m going to a Hospice when I come to Day Therapy.

- Tony Kirton

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Sue Sutherington

I used to look at others who are in the same position to me and think, how do they cope. The answer is, they cope because of places like LOROS.

- Sue Sutherington

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Sharing how LOROS has helped you is an incredibly powerful way of supporting our work, and one which can help others realise what an important job the Hospice does.

Find out more about how you can share your story.