As many of you will be aware, last year the Diocese of Norwich's Lent Appeal raised a staggering £40,000 to buy a car for Hospice Ethiopia. Due to various difficulties with importing the car, the purchase took longer than expected but it has finally arrived at Hospice Ethiopia in Addis Ababa! The car will make … Continue reading A car for Hospice Ethiopia
Click on the link below to read a copy of Ephrem Abathun's annual report: https://www.dropbox.com/s/uv9nasu82943h3a/ANNUAL%20REPORT%202017.docx?dl=0
You can view the annual report for 2017 by clicking the below link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ju3rkms3k61bz3d/Pdf%20report%20feb%202018%20%281%29.pdf?dl=0
Sue and Jamie had an amazing turnout for their presentation last weekend in Dorchester, and raised £900 for Hospice Ethiopia.
We've just had the quarterly report (for October-December 2017) from Hospice Ethiopia director, Ephrem. We were thrilled to read that following a visit to HE towards the end of last year, Ethiopiaid (based in Bath, UK) has given them £28,600! More about Ethiopiaid can be found on their website: http://ethiopiaid.org.uk/ Ephrem has been awarded a bursary and confirmed … Continue reading January update
Sue and Jamie attended a fascinating one day conference in Oxford on the 23rd September, organised by Palliative Care Works, another UK registered charity that HE UK works closely with. Two of the delegates who gave presentations had been taught by Sue and Jamie in Addis Ababa in March. Sister Emebet & Dr Aklilu have received bursaries from … Continue reading Sharing Experience of Global Palliative Care conference
The Diocese of Norwich's Lent Appeal 2017 to raise funds for a new car for Hospice Ethiopia has raised over £40,000! This will pay for a new Toyota Rav 4 car and several years' of running costs. This will allow for continued expansion of their community care programme, resulting in more people receiving vital palliative care in … Continue reading Lent Appeal 2017
Photo of attendees at a week's palliative care course that Sue and Jamie Mumford ran at the Alert Hospital, Addis Ababa in March 2017. 20 doctors and nurses working in anaesthetics and emergency care received training in the ethos of palliative care, pain, and symptom control including prescribing morphine and communication skills. It is important that … Continue reading Palliative care course at the Alert Hospital, Addis Ababa
Thanks to everyone who came to the Aldborough lent lunch and presentation on the 19th February, in aid of the Norwich Diocese's Lent Appeal for a car for Hospice Ethiopia. We really appreciate your support!