What our patients say


Providing services which meet our patients' needs is really important to us. 

Read what a selection of our patients have to say about what we do.
  • Bill and Bruno

    Bill's Story

    Bill O’Neill lived in Chinnor with his partner and pets. He received care from Rennie Grove’s hospice at home nurses ...
  • aaaaaaa

    Margery's story

    St Albans resident Margery Pike is on a maintenance dose of chemo to control her cancer and her condition is ...
  • Lesley Shepheard

    Lesley's story

    Lesley explains how the Rennie Grove nurses work with all her other healthcare providers to keep her pain-free and as ...
  • Steve and Wendy

    Wendy's story

    Wendy was diagnosed with bowel cancer aged just 47. At 48, she was given a prognosis of less than 12 ...
  • Ann Ginger

    Ann's story

    Ann explains how the Rennie Grove Hospice at Home nurses supported her and her family through her treatment.
  • Brian's story

    Brian's story

    Brian's diagnosis with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, a rare and poorly understood lung disease, came as a tremendous shock, especially when ...
  • Fiona's story

    Fiona's story

    Fiona Wright feels lucky, even though she is coping with cancer for a second time in 10 years. Our Cancer ...
  • becky

    Becky's story

    Becky explains how Grove House has been a haven for her after being diagnosed with cancer ten years ago - ...
  • justine

    Justine's story

    Justine heard about Grove House from a friend after being diagnosed with cancer. When she heard about the new Tuesday ...
  • sue_steve

    Steve & Sue's story

    Sue's cancer spread to her spine but she managed to live at home with her family receiving care from our ...
  • Arthur's story

    Arthur's story

    Arthur Cotton was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND) at the end of 2011 but his first symptoms had appeared ...
  • Giles' story

    Giles' story

    From a terminal prognosis to his current curative pathway, Giles has been so pleased to have the Rennie Grove nurses ...
  • amanda

    Amanda's thank you letter

    Amanda used several of the services at Grove House to help her recover physically and mentally from a diagnosis of ...
  • Joe's story

    Joe's story

    Joe had been visiting our Day Hospice and, as his condition worsened, took up the offer of our Grove House ...
  • Connie's story

    Connie's story

    Connie visited our Day Hospice at Grove House regularly after she was diagnosed with COPD. After being diagnosed with throat ...