Entries by Paola Simoneschi

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BLOG: Creative fundraising

We never cease to be amazed at the wonderful ways our community gets behind us, and we’re sure you’ll agree these supporters deserve a special mention and a big thank you. And the bride wore…cake! It’s your wedding day and you’re looking radiant, celebrating together with loved ones. What could possibly make the day more […]

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BLOG: Kingsbridge spoke, we listened

St Luke’s care extends to isolated rural areas as well as across Plymouth and large towns, and we’re all too aware that not everyone has equal access to healthcare, particularly when it comes to the specialist care needed when a person is approaching the end of life. While most people with a terminal illness want […]

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BLOG: Your digital legacy

Did you know that a staggering 2.23billion people worldwide have a personal Facebook account they use on a regular basis? What might surprise you even more is that predictions indicate that within the next few decades, the social media giant will have more online profiles of deceased people than those living. Over recent years, St […]

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BLOG: Caring for homeless people at end of life

  “You will let me stay here, won’t you?” Many of us buy the Big Issue or help homeless people by taking part in a soup run, but when it comes to being homeless at the end of life… what then? At St Luke’s, we believe everyone should be able to access specialist care when […]