(1) to promote the relief of people who are suffering from any chronic or terminal illness, disability or disease, or other physical or mental infirmity.
(a) by providing care for persons who are suffering as aforesaid by establishing, maintaining and conducting one or more residential nursing homes in england or wales and by providing medical or other treatment and attention for any persons in their own homes and to provide assistance to other bodies or persons in achieving such provision.
(b) by conducting, promoting or encouraging research into care and treatment of persons suffering from any illness, disability, disease or infirmity, particularly into the care and treatment of persons suffering from cancer or terminal illness.
(c) by promoting, encouraging or assisting in the teaching or training of the medical and clinical professions or allied services.
(d) by providing, assisting or encouraging the provision of spiritual help and guidance for any persons resident (either as patients otherwise) visiting, or working in any such home or homes as aforesaid.
(e) by providing, encouraging or accessing the provision of physcosocial support to families when needed.