Family Stories

Naomi House & Jacksplace supports children, young adults and their families from across central southern England.  Each family has their own unique story to tell, and as they bravely speak through the videos and written stories below, you can find out how the hospices are there to support them on good days, difficult days and last days.


Chiara's Story

Chiara and her family were supported by Naomi House & Jacksplace during her final months.

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Abi's Story

Abi, from Hampshire, was diagnosed at the age of nine with Friedreichs Ataxia which is a genetic degenerative condition affecting the nervous system. This is her story.

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Callum's Story

Callum lives with his Mum, Dad, sister and twin brother at their home in Newbury, Berkshire. They receive regular respite care both in the home and at the hospices.

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Aiden's Story

Aiden's mum Karen, explains how Naomi House & Jacksplace were able to support her family during Aiden's last months.

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