Welcome to The J's

The J's Hospice has been developed through the drive and vision of the local community to see enhanced care and support for young adults across Essex with life limiting conditions such as cancer and a wide range of complex neurological and metabolic conditions.

The J’s provides tailored nursing, respite and end of life care, advice and advocacy, emotional care, bereavement support and a range of activities for the young adult and their family in the comfort and security of their own home. Our aim is to help young adults to live their life to the full, however short.

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Latest news

Brand New Marathon Course designed by Runners



After a successful inaugural Chelmsford Marathon in 2014 with over 1,000 runners taking part, The J’s Hospice are bringing it back for this year with a BRAND NEW single lapped Marathon course encompassing the City of Chelmsford.

The J's are Hiring!


The J's are expanding their staff and in-house expertise by hiring a new Head of Fundraising position and a Fundraising and Retail Assistant to cover the maternity leave of an existing member of staff. 

500 miles for The J’s!

From April to October 2015, Chelmsford local Chris Evans is planning to run 500 miles – the equivalent of Chelmsford to John O’Groats – raising at least £500 for local charity The J’s Hospice in the process.