Building Caring Communities


Building Caring Communities

Building Caring Communities

Building Caring Communities

Building Caring Communities

Welcome to Compassionate Neighbours

Compassionate Neighbours is a social movement of trained local people who are empowered to be more compassionate in their local communities. They provide emotional and social support for community members who are isolated and elderly or experiencing chronic or terminal illness.

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Why compassionate neighbours?

Why this project is needed


What we do

We promote compassion in communities and help people support each other


Who we are

St Joseph’s hospice works in collaboration with St Christopher’s hospice to expand the project into other areas


How we do it

By growing a social movement of Compassionate Neighbours


What the East London project achieved in 2016/17

Compassionate Neighbours trained and making a difference in their community


of Compassionate Neighbours feel that their quality of life and community connectivity have increased since getting involved in the project


Compassionate Neighbours regularly visit someone in their community


Feel more connected to their local community


Our Locations

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St Joseph Hospice

Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets

St Christopher Hospice

Lambeth, Lewisham, Bromley, Southwark, Croydon

North London Hospice

Barnet, Haringey Enfield

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

Greenwich & Bexley

St Clare Hospice

West Essex (Harlow, Epping Forest & Uttlesford) Parts of East Herts – mainly Bishops Stortord

The Princess Alice Hospice

Surrey, South West London, Middlesex Elmbridge, Epsom, Ewell, Kingston, Mole Valley, Reigate, Banstead, Richmond, Runnymede, Spelthorne.

Isabel Hospice

East Herts, Broxbourne, Welwyn Hatfield

Garden House Hospice Care

North Herts

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