Interactive forums enabling you to share knowledge and request support from fellow hospice colleagues. Through using the forums you can develop connections and networks, and contribute to the growth of an online hospice community that facilitates peer learning and the spread of good practice.

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Business support

A forum for any issues relating to the business side of running a hospice.

15 threads 45 posts
Last Post
28 Aug

Cass MSc virtual reference group

A forum to share content ideas and suggestions for the new hospice leadership modules for the MSc in Voluntary Sector Management offered by Cass Business School. What are the key topics and issues that hospice leaders need to understand?

2 threads 10 posts
Last Post
13 Jul 2017

Children's Hospice Project

Forum for children's hospice CEOs to contribute to an independent study into what is required at a national level

2 threads 2 posts

Care and clinical

A forum for any clinical or care provision issues. Note that ECLiHP has its own dedicated forum which is restricted to the network's members.

337 threads 969 posts

Care Opinion

3 threads 5 posts

Clinical benchmarking

Forum for discussion of the hospices participating in the Clinical Benchmarking Project.

8 threads 18 posts
Last Post
20 Feb


A forum for any issues relating to communicating, including internal communication as well as communicating with the public, media, etc.

12 threads 19 posts

Community engagement and development

A forum for any issues relating to community engagement and development.

11 threads 20 posts


The ECLiHP forum has merged with the 'Care and clinical' forum. All threads and posts previously posted in the ECLiHP forum can now be accessed in 'Care and clinical'.

0 threads 0 posts

Estates and facilities

For estates and facilities staff involved in the provision of maintenance, catering and domestic services, PLACE and non-clinical audits, site security, Health and Safety, and strategic estates issues.

25 threads 92 posts
Last Post
12 Sep


A forum for any issues relating to managing a hospice's finances.

8 threads 10 posts

General Data Protection Regulation

GDPR, general data protection regulation, will replace the Data Protection Act in May 2018, affecting how organisations handle data. This forum is to share advice, ideas and questions about what the changes mean to your organisation.

7 threads 22 posts
Last Post
21 May


A forum for any issues relating to hospice board and trustee governance.

11 threads 25 posts

Hospice Chairs (South East region)

A closed forum for Chairs of hospices in the south east region of England

2 threads 2 posts
Last Post
08 Mar 2017

Hospices and research/outcomes

A forum for members of Hospice UK and other individuals interested in supporting hospices’ involvement and participation in research and outcomes activity.

12 threads 20 posts

Hospitals improvements in end of life care

An interactive forum for ‘quality improvement in hospitals’ to share information, learning and raise questions regarding clinical practice. Please continue to support each other through the use of this forum.

4 threads 8 posts
Last Post
29 Sep 2017

Human resources networks

This forum is currently being trialled and restricted to the London, South and South East regional HR network. It will be open up to other HR networks in due course.

28 threads 63 posts
Last Post
22 Feb 2018

Income generation

A forum for any issues relating to hospice fundraising and income generation.

15 threads 26 posts

Social and therapeutic horticulture

A forum to ask questions and share ideas on social and therapeutic horticulture in hospice care. This forum is supported by our partner The National Gardens Scheme.

2 threads 2 posts

Strategic Leadership Programme (September 2016)

A forum for participants in the Strategic Leadership Programme which took place September to December 2016.

1 threads 1 posts


A forum for any workforce-related issues, such as recruitment and retention, staff support and resilience, education and training, etc.

55 threads 137 posts
Last Post
06 Nov

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