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Celebrity patron meets children and families at therapy day centre

Celebrity patron meets children and families at therapy day centre

News   •   Nov 14, 2017 11:13 GMT

Journalist and co-presenter of TV’s 'Location, Location, Location' Phil Spencer, patron of Kent charity, ellenor, has made a private visit to ellenor Dartford.

Gypsy travelling community embraces ellenor

Gypsy travelling community embraces ellenor

News   •   Nov 09, 2017 10:28 GMT

Read about the family of 87 year old Amy, and how they turned to ellenor to ensure she received the best possible care.

ellenor’s charity partnership with Thomson Snell & Passmore

ellenor’s charity partnership with Thomson Snell & Passmore

News   •   Nov 09, 2017 09:55 GMT

Kent charity ellenor is delighted to have been chosen as one of Thomson Snell & Passmore’s charity partners for the next two years following a vote by all members of staff.

Kent charity ellenor rated 'Outstanding' by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Kent charity ellenor rated 'Outstanding' by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)

News   •   Oct 23, 2017 16:39 BST

ellenor, the Kent based charity is delighted to announce that it has been awarded (October 2017) an ‘Outstanding’ rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Charity reception "massive honour" for Location star

Charity reception "massive honour" for Location star

News   •   Jun 20, 2017 11:22 BST

Attending a private reception in one of the country’s most stunning historic houses was a real treat for charity patron Phil Spencer.

Pop icon awards Respite Nursery Nurse 'Best Apprentice' title
​St Johns Football Club donation to ellenor in memory of Coach

​St Johns Football Club donation to ellenor in memory of Coach

News   •   Jun 05, 2017 11:22 BST

Local charity ellenor has been presented with a cheque for £250 from St Johns Football Club in memory of John McDonach who managed the team when it first formed as a schoolboy football team in 1977.

RHS Chelsea Flower Show - Flying The Flag for Kent

RHS Chelsea Flower Show - Flying The Flag for Kent

News   •   May 26, 2017 11:22 BST

We are delighted to be working with Chilstone, makers of handcrafted architectural stone and garden ornaments in Tunbridge Wells. Chilstone are back this year at the world-famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show with renowned garden designer Ali Dempster; their beautiful and classic Kew fountain will be named The ellenor Giving Fountain.

A Hospice recommends: securing your digital legacy

A Hospice recommends: securing your digital legacy

Blog posts   •   May 10, 2017 10:00 BST

What happens to my Facebook account when I die? We explore some of the steps you can take to protect and preserve the life you live online.

Hoppy Easter

Hoppy Easter

News   •   Apr 26, 2017 10:03 BST

Our children and their families had a wonderful morning of crafts, music and facepainting at our Easter Party recently, which took place at Istead Rise Community Centre.

ellenor shares end-of-life care with local communities

ellenor shares end-of-life care with local communities

News   •   Apr 20, 2017 15:21 BST

ellenor, which provides vital support to families facing terminal illness, is involved with an innovative new conference entitled ‘Working with and for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Groups (BAME); how to engage in Palliative and End of Life care services’.

Having ellenor by my side gives me a voice

Having ellenor by my side gives me a voice

Blog posts   •   Apr 20, 2017 11:09 BST

Three year old Bradley has been under the care of ellenor since he was six weeks old

​​ellenor’s Carers Cuppa to launch in Swanley

​​ellenor’s Carers Cuppa to launch in Swanley

News   •   Apr 19, 2017 14:43 BST

Charity ellenor is introducing its popular Carers Cuppa support group in Swanley, following on from its success at ellenor Gravesend

​Local Lions mark 100th anniversary

​Local Lions mark 100th anniversary

News   •   Apr 11, 2017 10:27 BST

Swanley and North Downs Lions visited ellenor Gravesend on Wednesday 5 April to present the charity with a special commemorative garden bench to mark Lions Clubs International’s 100th anniversary and the Swanley Club’s 40th.

Marathon effort by ellenor supporters

Marathon effort by ellenor supporters

News   •   Mar 28, 2017 12:15 BST

ellenor, the charity that supports families facing terminal illness, has nine plucky supporters running in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2017 on Sunday 23 April on its behalf: Sue Savin, Wayne Du Plessis, Faye Stapleton, Amy Savill, Tina Butler, Megan Prigmore, Kevin Denny, Maciej Kopec and Sagi Burton

Bereavement Cuppa recognised with an award

Bereavement Cuppa recognised with an award

News   •   Mar 28, 2017 09:58 BST

ellenor's vital work with carers and bereaved people was recognised at the recent North Kent CCG Awards where the charity was named as a winner in the 'Giving a voice to the unheard' category for its Bereavement Cuppa initiative.

How will you grow your £50 for ellenor?

How will you grow your £50 for ellenor?

News   •   Mar 27, 2017 15:18 BST

ellenor is looking for companies to take part in its 2017 Accumulator Challenge which is set to begin on 2 May

Calling all budding gardeners

Calling all budding gardeners

News   •   Mar 23, 2017 13:11 GMT

ellenor is urging plant lovers to throw open their garden gates to raise vital funds for families facing terminal illness this summer as part of its Glorious Gardens programme.

Mo Tutty wins prestigious trustee award

Mo Tutty wins prestigious trustee award

News   •   Mar 17, 2017 13:49 GMT

Mo Tutty, chairman of the board of trustees at charity ellenor, was named as Trustee of the Year at the Kent Charity Awards, which were held in Maidstone on Thursday 16 March. Mo has been a trustee at ellenor for the past seven years, becoming chairman of the board of trustees in 2014.

ellenor gives us reassurance

ellenor gives us reassurance

Blog posts   •   Mar 16, 2017 12:06 GMT

When Sophie Jenner from Snodland was born 11 years ago, her parents knew straightaway that something wasn’t right