Are you ready to Go Yellow with Mountbatten?

woman in yellow jumper as a hat

Think of it as an Island-wide mufti day whether you go for a full-on banana suit or simply add a yellow scarf, you’ll be showing your support for Mountbatten.

Tuesday, 10th September, 2019 6:05pm

By Emma Topping

Mountbatten Nurse shortlisted for national ‘Our Health Heroes’ award: Vote today

Mountbatten Nurse Christina Ginsburg

Christina Ginsburg has been nominated for an Outstanding Contribution Award in the Our Health Heroes Awards 2019, organised by NHS Health Education England.

Thursday, 5th September, 2019 12:52pm

By Emma Topping

Discover the power of music at Mountbatten’s foot-tapping folk night

Mountbatten folk night

Mountbatten music concerts are for everyone and anyone to attend. They hope as many people as possible find out the hospice is a warm and inviting place where memories can be made.

Friday, 9th August, 2019 8:40am

By Emma Topping

Find out more about Eternity Glass Memorials at Mountbatten Death Chat

eternity paper weights

The next Death Chat takes place at Eternity Glass Memorials in Sandown where you can learn more about the creative process.

Wednesday, 7th August, 2019 8:36am

By Emma Topping

Teenagers aim to help end stigma and raise money for Mountbatten

NCS students

The young people say they want to not only to raise money for Mountbatten, but also end the stigma that many young people face; that the hospice is a dark and scary place where people go to die.

Tuesday, 6th August, 2019 2:46pm

By Emma Topping

Comedic author, Adam Kay, to open Mountbatten Annual Conference

Adam Kay looking away from camera

Book now for the Mountbatten Conference, which will be opened by comedic author, Adam Kay.

Friday, 2nd August, 2019 1:47pm

By Emma Topping

Mountbatten seeking new Chair of Board of Trustees

Hospice -

Seeking someone who will enable innovation and growth through a positive approach, connections and active fundraising, the new Chair will also oversee the development of a new strategy for Mountbatten.

Wednesday, 24th July, 2019 3:45pm

By Emma Topping

Mountbatten’s bereavement services available to anyone

People holding hands with tissue - Mountbatten Bereavement Support

You don’t need to have a connection to Mountbatten to receive their bereavement support, which extends to anyone who has suffered the sudden death of someone close to them – including loss through suicide.

Thursday, 18th July, 2019 5:57pm

By Emma Topping

Simple acts of kindness can make a real difference: Find out more at open morning

random acts of kindness

The open morning is an opportunity to understand more about how people can support their own communities, either by becoming a Mountbatten Neighbour or by suggesting someone who might benefit from their support.

Monday, 8th July, 2019 11:47am

By Emma Topping

Mountbatten’s support sees Isle of Wight care sector success

happy older woman

The Island Better Care Programme, designed and run by Mountbatten, has received praise from all corners, including the CQC, who can see the results in improving care home provision.

Thursday, 4th July, 2019 8:41am

By Emma Topping with one comment

Mountbatten MND clinic like ‘a centre of excellence’

Anita sitting in a chair using the machine

Mountbatten is helping reduce multiple appointments and giving patients quick and direct access to support under one roof with this new specialist motor neurone disease (MND) clinic.

Friday, 28th June, 2019 11:31am

By Emma Topping

Devoted Mountbatten nurse recognised with prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse

Dee Curless

A Mountbatten nurse who has devoted her life to the care of Islanders has been recognised by community nursing charity, The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI).

Friday, 24th May, 2019 9:44am

By Emma Topping