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

Now Hiring! Part-time Events Assistant

The J’s Hospice is seeking to appoint an Events Assistant to support our Events Manager in all aspects of event organisation and promotion including helping with event administration, promotion, participant support, volunteer support and logistics.

2014 Miles in 2014



Andrew Hood, C.E.O of luxury online retailer Amara, set himself a rather daring challenge in 2014 – to cycle 2014 miles throughout the course of the year, raising funds for Chelmsford-based J’s Hospice and although he took the challenge right to the wire in the final few days of 2014, he managed it!

The J’s Christmas Carol


Richard Curtis and Ben Elton once again allowed the Chelmsford Theatre Workshop permission to produce a stage version of the BBC Historical Comedy 'Blackadder', to aid in raising money for the J's Hospice, as well as the Old Court Theatre over the Christmas period.