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A new minibus for ellenor

A new minibus for ellenor

Press releases   •   May 09, 2018 12:30 BST

We were absolutely delighted to receive a very generous donation of £40,000 from Coniston Construction to allow us to purchase a new minibus to transport our patients.

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Vikki Harding appointed to permanent Chief Executive.

Vikki Harding appointed to permanent Chief Executive.

News   •   Mar 02, 2020 14:30 GMT

​We are pleased to announce that Vikki Harding has been appointed to permanent Chief Executive with immediate effect.

We’re expanding our bespoke Living Well programme to help people make the most of the time they have left.

We’re expanding our bespoke Living Well programme to help people make the most of the time they have left.

News   •   Feb 19, 2020 12:31 GMT

“The patient-centred approach is essential in improving lives. We are adapting our services to help our patients make the most of the time they have left. Our patients want and need to be involved in their own care that gives them as much control as possible.” - Dr Russ Hargreaves

ellenor receives a staggering £2m donation to help build for the future

ellenor receives a staggering £2m donation to help build for the future

News   •   Feb 05, 2020 09:15 GMT

“Demand for our services is ever increasing. As a result, we have reached a point where our facilities are restricting us from providing outstanding care, we need to extend and redevelop our hospice building.” - Vikki Harding, CEO

Music therapy in hospice and palliative care

Music therapy in hospice and palliative care

News   •   Jan 27, 2020 08:45 GMT

Music therapy has shown to have a positive impact on older patients, in particular those with dementia and is becoming increasingly included in the activity calendar in care homes.

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Hospice Care Week: The benefits of gardening for health and wellbeing at ellenor...

Hospice Care Week: The benefits of gardening for health and wellbeing at ellenor...

Blog posts   •   Oct 11, 2019 08:00 BST

It is hard to enter ellenor hospice in Gravesend without noticing the lovely garden, visible through the building and from many of the patient rooms and offices. What may be less obvious is the contribution the garden makes to the patients, families, visitors, staff and volunteers who make ellenor the place that it is.

Hospice Care Week: Working as a physiotherapist for a hospice…

Hospice Care Week: Working as a physiotherapist for a hospice…

Blog posts   •   Oct 09, 2019 14:10 BST

Andrew Lowden talks about what it is like to be a physio in a hospice.

World Reflexology Week: the benefits of foot reflexology treatment

World Reflexology Week: the benefits of foot reflexology treatment

Blog posts   •   Sep 23, 2019 14:00 BST

This week we celebrate World Reflexology Week. During this time reflexologists around the world organise events to promote the benefits of reflexology therapies. It is a good opportunity for us to bring awareness about reflexology as it is one of the complementary therapies we offer at ellenor.

Supporting bereaved children at ellenor

Supporting bereaved children at ellenor

Blog posts   •   Apr 10, 2019 09:00 BST

To celebrate National Siblings Day, we thought that we would share with you the incredible care and support our Children’s Team provide to bereaved children when they have lost someone close to them – especially a sibling, parent or grandparent.

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Family Tribute Day

Family Tribute Day

Events   •   Apr 15, 2016 15:46 BST

Join us for this very special family memorial event on Sunday 15 May at ellenor, Gravesend - 2-4pm. Open to anyone that has lost a loved one, this free event will include crafts and activities for all ages, a chance to celebrate and reflect, and will conclude with a short commemorative service including poetry readings at 3.30pm lead by our hospice chaplain. No need to book just come along.

May 15, 14:0016:00 BST

ellenor, Gravesend

Family Drop In 26 October

Family Drop In 26 October

Events   •   Jan 27, 2016 15:31 GMT

Our Family Drop-Ins, give parents and carers a chance to meet other families, to exchange experiences and share some mutual support and fun. As they do so, children are kept entertained with games, activities and the occasional special visitor, and our team is always at hand to offer support, care and guidance. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis. Please call our children'...

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Family Drop In 31 August

Family Drop In 31 August

Events   •   Jan 27, 2016 15:30 GMT

Our Family Drop-Ins, give parents and carers a chance to meet other families, to exchange experiences and share some mutual support and fun. As they do so, children are kept entertained with games, activities and the occasional special visitor, and our team is always at hand to offer support, care and guidance. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis. Please call our children'...

Aug 31, 10:3012:30 BST

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Family Drop In 24 August

Family Drop In 24 August

Events   •   Jan 27, 2016 15:29 GMT

Our Family Drop-Ins, give parents and carers a chance to meet other families, to exchange experiences and share some mutual support and fun. As they do so, children are kept entertained with games, activities and the occasional special visitor, and our team is always at hand to offer support, care and guidance. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis. Please call our children'...

Aug 24, 10:3012:30 BST

St Ronans View East Hill Drive Dartford DA1 1AE

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In Memory of Mum

In Memory of Mum

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