Hospice and Palliative Care APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 27/03/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 27th Mar 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 17th Nov 2021 and may be defunct.

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Recent Documents related to Hospice and Palliative Care

1. Together for Short Lives - written evidence
09/09/2019 - Inquiry: Budget and NHS long-term plan - Health and Social Care Committee
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Found: England’s decision to recognise children’s palliative care as an “important priority” in the Long-term

2. Hospice funding and the NHS pay award
30/10/2018 - Parliamentary Research

Found: PACK Number CDP-2018-0232, 30 October 2018 Hospice funding and the NHS pay award By Andrew Mackley

3. Hospice and palliative care funding allocations: 2019 to 2020
29/10/2019 - Department of Health and Social Care
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Found: Hospice and palliative care funding allocations: 2019 to 2020 - GOV

4. Together for Short Lives - written evidence
09/10/2018 - Inquiry: First 1000 days of life - Health and Social Care Committee
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Found: as fulfilling lives as possible and the very best care at the end of life. We can’t change the diagnosis

5. Written evidence submitted by Sue Ryder (HCB113)
03/11/2021 - Bill Documents

Found: Health and Care Bill Written evidence submitted by Sue Ryder (HCB113) Health and Social Care Bill 2021

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Hospice and Palliative Care

1. Access to Palliative Care and Treatment of Children Bill [HL]
07/02/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: interests in palliative care, including as vice-president of Marie Curie and of Hospice UK and other - Speech Link

2. Children’s Palliative Care
01/07/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: treatments and the care that these children receive much better.Children’s palliative care is not, as - Speech Link
2: she aware that the money that each children’s hospice has to spend each year to meet the needs of seriously - Speech Link
3: return to the care that is provided during the palliative care process, finally, the care will indeed be - Speech Link

3. Access to Palliative Care Bill [HL]
14/06/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: NHS obstetric care in the event of a complication, so why do we leave end-of-life care in some areas - Speech Link

4. Children with Life-limiting Conditions
29/01/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: unpredictable conditions and often need round-the-clock care seven days a week. Families have to cope with the - Speech Link
2: debate. Will he join me in praising the children’s hospice movement, including Tŷ Hafan, which serves my constituency - Speech Link
3: debate along with me and I thank them also. Hospice care is important and I thank the hon. Gentleman - Speech Link

5. Covid-19: Charitably Funded Hospices
28/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: unseen but hugely valuable role in providing patient care. That is why we provided more than £150 million - Speech Link
2: it is nice to hear the Government thanking the hospice movement. Some 80% of hospices think that they - Speech Link
3: is charitable; I pay tribute to those from the hospice movement who were recognised in the recent Birthday - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Hospice and Palliative Care
1. Palliative Care
asked by: Dan Jarvis
12/03/2021
... what support he is providing to local authorities to help assess people’s entitlement for end of life care in their home.

2. Palliative Care
asked by: Edward Leigh
13/01/2021
... if his Department will increase their investment in (a) palliative and (b) hospice care for 2021 to support people approaching the end of life.

3. Palliative Care
asked by: Edward Leigh
13/01/2021
... what recent assessment he has made of the effect of improved recognition of palliative care needs and services outside hospitals on (a) the standard of palliative care in the UK and (b) annual hospital costs.

4. Palliative Care
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
11/01/2021
... how many people received palliative care in the last 12 months; what proportion of people who died received that care; and how many patients were unable to access that care in the last year for which figures are available.

5. Palliative Care
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
13/01/2021
... what the average spend was on a palliative care patient in the last year for which figures are available.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
James Frith Portrait
James Frith
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Bury North
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Liz McInnes Portrait
Liz McInnes
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Heywood and Middleton
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Maria Caulfield Portrait
Maria Caulfield
Officer
Conservative - Lewes
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Walmsley Portrait
Baroness Walmsley
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 27th March 2019
Philippa Whitford Portrait
Philippa Whitford
Officer
Scottish National Party - Central Ayrshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 27th March 2019
Fabian Hamilton Portrait
Fabian Hamilton
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Leeds North East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 29th August 2018
Stuart Andrew Portrait
Stuart Andrew
Treasurer
Conservative - Pudsey
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Robert Flello Portrait
Robert Flello
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Margot James Portrait
Margot James
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Stourbridge
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd February 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Benefits in Kind
Date
5 Sep 2018
Source
Hospice UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/09/2018 To : 04/09/2019
Value
£4,501
Date
5 Sep 2017
Source
Hospice UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/09/2017 To : 04/09/2018
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Apr 2016
Source
National Council for Palliative Care
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/04/2016 To : 31/03/2017
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Jul 2015
Source
National Council for Palliative Care
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/07/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Hospice and Palliative Care APPG