Heiloo – The construction of the hospice in Egmond aan Zee is progressing! Thursday afternoon 23 July, Mayor Peter Rehwinkel came to take a look at the building site at Sportlaan.

During this working visit he received a tour and an explanation from initiator Jessica Zwart, chairman Jan Mesu of the board of the hospice and Cor Tervoort sr, who, as a volunteer, coordinates the completion and layout of the hull.

Mayor Rehwinkel complimented the board and volunteers on the initiative, the approach and involvement of so many participants, entrepreneurs, sponsors, donors and volunteers. He indicated how he had previously become acquainted with a hospice in his own circle as a warm and important facility for people who could not stay at home during their last phase of life.. He expressed his appreciation for the tenacity and perseverance of Jessica Zwart and the friends she had gathered to make this private initiative a public facility for the Egmonds and the surrounding area.