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.


Sam's Story

Sam and his family receives regular respite care and support from Naomi House & Jacksplace. His mum, Jenny, shares their story with us.

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Joseph's Story

Joseph has severe cerebral palsy and the added complication of Down's syndrome, but he loves his respite stays at Naomi House!

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Lacey's Story

Lacey was born happy and healthy, but at six months old, her parents felt something wasn't quite right.

Read Lacey's Story

Benjamin's Story

Benjamin was receiving end of life care when he met the Duchess of Cambridge during her visit to our hospices.

Read Benjamin's Story