Countess of Wessex Opens New Hospice Facility


The new NI Hospice building in Belfast was officially opened by the Countess of Wessex yesterday, Tuesday 23rd January. Her Royal Highness unveiled a plaque to commemorate the opening of the charity’s dementia-friendly facility which provides specialist palliative care services to people from all over Northern Ireland in Hospice and in the community. It has 18 private en-suite bedrooms, private gardens, rehabilitation suites, a community nursing hub and a dedicated Education and Research Centre. It is also the first dementia-friendly hospice of its kind in the UK. Belfast Charitable Society have been working with Northern Ireland Hospice since 2015.  The Society [...]