Acorns Children's Hospice Trust (Head Office)
Since 1988, Acorns has been a children's hospice providing holisitc care and support to 600 children and young people with life limiting conditions and their families and a further 250 families who are bereaved. It has three sites in Selly Oak, serving BirminghamWalsall for the Black Country, and Worcester covering the three counties of Worcestershire, Gloucestershire and Herefordshire. It offers respite care and support, emergency care and end of life care. A community team provide psych-social support to families in their homes. With apprpriate funding it is hoped to extend the service to include providing palliative care at home. Mission: to provide palliative care and support to children and young people with life limiting and life threatening conditions and their families, while championing the cause of children's hospices.
People who are bereavedPeople who are at risk