Our purpose and values

Our purpose 

  • Rennie Grove Peace provides palliative, end-of-life advice, support, education and a wide range of services to those people who are registered with a West Herts or Buckinghamshire GP practice.
  • Rennie Grove Peace is a specialist palliative care provider whose services are delivered by a multi-disciplinary team of Nurses, Doctors, Allied Health Professionals, therapists, support staff and volunteers who will ensure the right service is delivered by the right person at the right time.
  • Professional and self-referrals are received for those patients and those who care for them, including the Health and/or Social care workforce.

Our values

The values of Rennie Grove Peace will be determined collaboratively by colleagues across the organisation as part of our ongoing culture programme. The values of the founding organisations are as follows:

Rennie Grove ​Hospice Care

  • We are caring and compassionate ​
  • We engage and empower ​
  • We strive for excellence ​

​Peace Hospice Care ​

  • Integrity – we are open, honest and forthright. ​
  • Quality – we are committed to achieving the highest possible standards, across our organisation, to benefit patients, families, carers, Volunteers, staff and the wider community. ​
  • Collaboration – we know that working together makes us stronger and we seek to work in partnership to maximise resources, skills, expertise and knowledge, as well as efficiencies. ​
  • Compassion – the physical, mental and emotional wellbeing of others is at the heart of what we do.​

Stories from our patients and families

  • Dave with his daughter Emma

    Dave’s story

    ‘Hospice sounded so final, but once we’d been referred to Rennie Grove, we realised ‘hospice’ didn’t just mean end of life. What it meant for Dad...

  • Taylor’s story

    Taylor's mum tells us about the difference the children's Hospice at Home and play teams have made to Taylor's life.

  • Nurse speaks to a patient while sitting at a table

    Living Well patient story

    A patient who attends Living Well sessions at Grove House explains how the sessions have helped them and why they would recommend them to anybody with a life-limiting...