News from ACCORD

Nora – This is your life

Nora took part in ‘This Is Your Life’ with ACCORD Zoom recently. We all enjoyed hearing about such a varied life and thought it should be heard. Nora has a phenomenal memory and many stories, this is just a snapshot. Thank you to both Beth for hosting and Nora for sharing. Early Life Nora was

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New Community Hub at ACCORD Hospice

It is a very exciting time to be part of ACCORD’s new developments. We have now established our Community Hub and within this area have created a new service – ‘ACCORD@Home’. The overall aim of this service is to support our community colleagues to ensure that the ever-changing care needs of people with a life-limiting

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Moving Forward at ACCORD

As the country reached level ‘0’ with regards to COVID restrictions, here at ACCORD we are also looking at how we can maintain safety as well as opening our doors wider to meet the needs of our patients, relatives and the general public who have supported our organisation . The measures we have taken already have

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Nora’s Story

In 2003 Nora left one the most senior managerial positions in a large local authority to return to her roots in Scotland with her husband Chris to obtain a better work life balance. This provided Nora with the time and opportunity to rediscover Scotland, sail the West Coast and Ireland, join several local social clubs, and enjoy

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Hannah’s Birthday Story at ACCORD

In the middle of April this year we admitted Alison (Hannah’s mum) into our Inpatient unit. Alison had been diagnosed with breast cancer in October 2016 which she bravely fought with chemotherapy and radiotherapy. While wearing her ‘Wonder Woman’ tiara she was given the great news that she had overcome her cancer and was in remission.

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