Our stories


Being a nurse at Richard House

Yvonne is a paediatric palliative care nurse and the Practice Development Facilitator at Richard House

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Make music with Henry and his mum

Katherine talks about life for Henry and his sisters.

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Meet our Head of Care

Kirsty shares her reasons for becoming a nurse and why she still loves it!

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Meet Myles

Myles loves music, singing and dancing and so really enjoys the music therapy at Richard House.

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Meet Ishmael and his Mum

Iman speaks about why they are regular visitors to Richard House and why she had to wait nearly a year to bring her baby home from Hospital

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Meet our amazing volunteer Alison

As she talks about why she dedicates four hours a week to Richard House

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Henrique’s condition was no surprise to his mother Andreia, as abnormalities came up during his 20 week scan, but the magnitude of his disabilities set in when he came into the world barely able to breathe or feed.

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Meet Haidar and his family

Haidar and his family have been coming to Richard House for over 12 years

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