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Terri Gazi is one of George Thomas Hospice Care’s most invaluable members of staff. As lead nurse, Terri offers the Clinical Team support, guidance and care which is essential when working with patients with life-limiting conditions. We asked Terri to write her very own blog for us…..

A thought for the Christmas period

Christmas is often a difficult time of year for our patients and families.  Faced with grief and loss it can feel impossible to join in with festivities.  It may feel unfair to be without the person you love at this time of family celebrations.   And so, out of respect for all of our patients who are no longer with us and for their many relatives who have been left behind, I will leave you with this thought for the Christmas period.

“I’ve told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation.”

Dr Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

You may wish to celebrate your loved ones at this time of year in some special way.  If you do, please feel free to send some pictures of your celebrations to our facebook page, our clinical team would love to see them.

How to Get Involved

There are plenty of great ways to get involved and help raise money for City Hospice. Any funds raised have a massive impact on our charity and we're so grateful to all those who give up their time for us.



Volunteering is for everyone and we're sure to have a role that will be of interest to you.

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Whether you bake a cake or run a half marathon, every pound you raise will help us ensure we can keep being there for patients and their families throughout Cardiff.

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Your donation can help us continue to care for patients with cancer and other life limiting illnesses, and their families, in Cardiff.

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Other great ways to get involved: Platinum Pledge Gift in Your Will