Providing Palliative Care For Sub-Saharan Africa
Charity Number: 1024903 | Email: info@hospice-africa.org.uk

  • Hospice Africa Uganda Faces Major Challenge!

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In September this year HAU’s longstanding collaboration with USAID came to its scheduled end.

USAID has been a major donor for the work of HAU and the end of their support has been a severe challenge.

HAU is working to find alter-native donors to keep the work going and of course we will help. Inevitably, there have been some cutbacks in Uganda but we are all trying to keep patient services protected as far as possible.

In the UK we are trying to increase our fund raising so that we can help support HAU whilst continuing to fund work in other African countries.

  • AGM Information 2018

    This year’s AGM was held on Sunday 24th June. After the formal business Professor Wilson Acuda, Principal of the Institute for Palliative Care in Africa, described the role of The Institute in palliative care e...
  • Newsletter: April 2018

    Our latest newsletter is the April 2018 edition, you can read the newsletter below You can also download the PDF version of this newsletter: click here In September this year we will be celebrating our 25th A...
  • AGM Information 2017

    This year’s AGM was held on Sunday 25th June. After the excellent lunch and the formal business, there was a presentation from Jim Bennett from Hospice Africa France (Soins Palliatif) and then from Dr Anne.
Hospice Africa UK

Oral Morphine: The Pain Relief Key

Cheap and Non-Addictive

Imagine a world where however bad the pain, the strongest pain killer is just paracetamol.

When Hospice Africa started in Kampala, Uganda, in September 1993 this was the reality for Bashir, aged 8. Bashir had cancer and had just had his arm amputated.

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