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UPCOMING FUNDRAISING EVENTS

Frequently Asked Questions

What does the Lawrence Home Nursing Team do?
The Lawrence Home Nursing Team provides specialist end of life care in the Chipping Norton area, free of charge, to those who wish to die at home with self esteem, care and reassurance.

What care does the Lawrence Home Nursing Team provide?
Care is provided by a team of experienced nurses who have been chosen for their special aptitude and skills in this type of end of life care. They are required to participate in on-going training. The GP or Community Nurse will request the Lawrence Home Nursing Team to assist in a patient's care. The Lawrence Home Nursing Team’s nursing co-ordinator will visit patients at their home and discuss their individual care with them, their family and the Community Nurse.

What area does the Lawrence Home Nursing Team cover?
The Lawrence Home Nursing Team operates in Chipping Norton and its surrounding villages as indicated on the map HERE. If you are unsure whether you are in the Lawrence Home Nursing Team area, please contact us for advice, or ask your GP or Community Nurse who will be able to advise you.

Who works for the Lawrence Home Nursing Team?
Most of the administrative work of the Lawrence Home Nursing Team is carried out free of charge by volunteers in order to ensure that, wherever possible, all donations are spent directly on patient care - not paperwork. Over 90% of our income is spent on providing and supporting nursing care.

Is the service free?
Yes. There is no charge to any patient or family for the care the Lawrence Home Nursing Team provide.

Where do our funds come from?
The Lawrence Home Nursing Team receives most of its funding from gifts, donations from individuals and organisations, and fund raising activities by supporters and well wishers.

How can I support the Lawrence Home Nursing Team?
If you wish to make a donation, please go to our home page and click on Donate. How do I become a volunteer? If you wish to help by holding a fundraising event or to assist in any other way, please contact Verity Fifer, Fundraising and Events Coordinator by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Here are just a few fundraising events you may like to consider:
  • Host your own coffee morning
  • Host a bridge drive
  • Run a cake sale
  • Organise a quiz, bingo or darts night
  • Run a marathon; Take part in a sponsored cycle ride, walk or triathlon

We can help you create your own fundraising page and supply all the relevant information and literature to help you plan your event. Whatever idea you have, you have our heartfelt thanks.

Testimonials

  • “I cannot praise highly enough the work of the Lawrence nurses who looked after my husband in the final week of his life. Their care and compassion was exemplary. I shall be eternally grateful for the service they provided”
  • “The Lawrence Home Nursing Team provided absolutely superb support and care to my mother during the last six days of her life following a severe stroke. We were enormously impressed by the professionalism, sensitivity and compassion of all the nurses who attended my mother. Their expertise and care reassured us that our mother suffered as little as possible as her life ebbed quietly away”
  • “Thank you to all of you that helped to look after our Mum during the last weeks of her life. We enjoyed your reassuring presence and the chats, laughter and comfort that you brought to us. A special thank you to the Nurse, who accompanied us during the first and last night. We were happy you were there”
  • “The speed with which the Team was able to mobilise to help my wife was impressive. In the event things moved quickly and for me a strong impression was of a lovely smiling lady arriving ready to give help as needed. Thanks indeed”

Registered by:

The Care Quality Commision
Certificate No: H080000415
Registered Charity No: 1076445

Registered Manager
Jenny Nolan
Phone: 01608 641549

Registered Address
P.O. Box 286
Chipping Norton
OX7 9EJ