This year the Captains have agreed they would support one charity thefore the Clubs 2018/19 Captains Charity will be The Winchester Hospice.
Winchester Hospice is a charitable trust, part of Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (HHFT) who will support and empower patients with life limiting illnesses, and their families, through a number of end of life care services run by Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (HHFT).
Winchester Hospice will also be able to provide a number of end of life care services at the hospice and in the community:
• 'Hospice at Home' service will expand to run overnight in the community to support patients in their own home when they are in their last few weeks of life.
• Hospice day services will be available for outpatients, who will be supported by specialist doctors, nurses and therapists without the need to be admitted to hospital or the hospice.
• Winchester Hospice will also have access to Hampshire Hospitals' Home Care Support Team, who will provide care at home for patients at the end of their life.