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?
- 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.