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Helen Taylor Thompson’s obituary in the Telegraph

Unfortunately, it’s behind a paywall, but if you have access, find out what an amazing person Helen was, from working as an SOE agent in the Second World War to founding the first AIDs hospice, and much more.https://www.telegraph.co.uk/obituaries/2020/09/09/helen-taylor-thompson-served-wartime-soe-founded-europes-first/

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Our Chairman, the Very Rev John Richardson, pays tribute to Helen Taylor Thompson

I first met Helen Taylor Thompson in 1999, when she was President of Mildmay, and I was beginning my own involvement with the charity.For the next twenty years that relationship blossomed, as together, we examined both old and novel ideas for taking Mildmay forward.Her incredible determination, strong character, generosity and prayerfulness were the very foundation […]

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How our social workers Isobel and Bev support people with HIV and cognitive impairment to regain independence

This is a great article in Community Care highlighting the key role of our social workers in transforming lives. Photo: Natalie Valios”Social work input is an integral part of the Mildmay ethos. Isobel Bukalo and Beverley Nelson have both been at Mildmay for many years and both have solid social work backgrounds in various disciplines […]

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Helen Taylor Thompson OBE, 1924-2020

“It is with sadness that I have to pass on the news that Helen Taylor Thompson OBE, our former President and Chairperson, passed away early this morning. Helen led a life of service and dedication. She achieved so much, often in the face of impossible odds.  There will be much said over the coming days and weeks […]

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Our Estates and Facilities team – who are they and what do they do?

Allow us to introduce you to our Estates and Facilities Team. From the left, Alastair (the Chief), George, who is also our IT Education Facilitator, and our newest team member, Dmitri, who has very quickly proved himself invaluable to the smooth running of the Hospital.The Estates and Facilities Team are concerned with the places where […]

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Mildmay’s new COVID-Care Pathway

Strongly linked to our Homeless Pathway, Mildmay’s COVID-Care Pathway for people who are homeless is providing additional specialist services during the COVID-19 pandemic.Since 22 June 2020, Mildmay Hospital has been designated as London’s primary facility for homeless COVID-19 patients not in need of intensive care, having taken over from the London COVID CARE Centre (now […]

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Just published, a Paper authored by our Medical Director Dr Simon Rackstraw, Lead Occupational Therapist Dr Camilla Hawkins, et al

The aim of this paper is to discuss the strategies that have been used in cognitive and neurologic rehabilitation in people living with human immunodeficiency virus (PLWH).Cognitive impairment leading to disability is increasingly seen in PLWH. Rehabilitation can alleviate the effects of cognitive impairment upon function. Cognitive impairment is still prevalent in PLWH in the cART […]

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Remembering Diana on the anniversary of her death, 23 years ago.

Today marks 23 years since the world lost Princess Diana. We remember the inspiring and groundbreaking impact she had on the lives of people living with HIV and AIDS. She saw the people behind the stigma and discrimination and helped change public perceptions.

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Mildmay Hospital’s Quality Account 2019-2020

Mildmay Mission Hospital is delighted to present our Quality Account for 2019-20.It’s an important way for Mildmay to report on the quality and improvements in the services we deliver to local communities and stakeholders. Download it here

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A letter to our Chaplaincy friends who gave Mildmay Mission Hospital their best!

A letter from Mildmay’s longstanding Lead Chaplain, Sister Bernie Devine, to our Chaplaincy friends and colleagues who have sadly, and for several reasons, come to the end of their service at our hospital. “Let me begin my tribute to my chaplaincy colleagues who have decided to move on, following the changes which occurred at Mildmay […]

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