Naomi House & Jacksplace hospices provide expert hospice care to more than 325 life-limited and life-threatened children, young people and their extended families from Hampshire, Wiltshire, Dorset, Berkshire, West Sussex, Surrey and the Isle of Wight.
In 2018, Naomi House & Jacksplace celebrated 21 years of care! Since opening in 1997, we have cared for 1,144 life-limited and life-threatened children and young people. It is thanks to the community across the Wessex region that our service has developed, kept pace with changes in care, married passion and progression, and provided the support that families need on good days, difficult days and last days.
Our nursing, care, play and family support teams are experts in delivering the crucial emotional, spiritual and developmental aspects of care that families need.
Our emphasis on innovation, clinical excellence and holistic care means we can care for children and young people with some of the most complex medical needs.
When a child or young person is diagnosed with a life-limiting condition Naomi House & Jacksplace becomes their home from home.
Our teams take the time to really get to know the family and fully understand their wishes. We offer them vital respite support, giving them the chance to recharge their batteries and regroup in a calm, fun and welcoming environment.
In times of emergency Naomi House & Jacksplace is there, giving families the help they need through difficult times. And at the end of a child or young person's life, we pull out all the stops to give them a peaceful and dignified end, surrounded by family members.
This standard of care costs money; £8.5 million per year to be precise. With only 9% of income coming from Government and statutory sources, Naomi House & Jacksplace are reliant on the support of people like you.