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.
News • Sep 17, 2019 10:06 BST
All sponsorship money raised through the event will go towards care and support for patients, families and carers living with life limiting or terminal illness in Kent.
News • Sep 06, 2019 08:00 BST
We all know how good it can be to chat over a cuppa – especially during tough times.
News • Aug 20, 2019 08:00 BST
ellenor has been awarded the highest possible rating for the safety, quality and hygiene standards of its food catering services.
News • Aug 16, 2019 15:00 BST
Take on ellenor’s Accumulator Challenge to raise vital funds for local families facing terminal illness.
News • Aug 16, 2019 08:00 BST
Mrs Audrey Broad of ellenor Hospice, Kent, has been awarded the Order of Mercy, a prestigious medal, for her voluntary service over many years to charities and non profit organisations in the United Kingdom and overseas.
Disney’s Mickey Mouse and Piglet meet ellenor hospice care for children patients, thanks to the Rotary Club of Medway
News • Aug 15, 2019 07:45 BST
For many families with children who have a life-limiting or life-threatening illness, taking a trip Disneyland Paris is something they can only dream about.
News • Aug 13, 2019 11:36 BST
Seeing at first-hand the dedication and compassion of the palliative care team meant that ellenor gained a special place in the hearts of Kathy's husband Dennis and her four children Danny, James, Gemma and Chloe, which made them want to show their support after her death by donating a play area for children within the hospice garden.
News • Aug 08, 2019 08:00 BST
“ellenor may not have been able to save my mum, but the charity has certainly saved me. The journey is still not yet over – but I do know I’m not alone”. - Elaine
News • Aug 01, 2019 10:00 BST
I took part in the Twilight Walk last year to celebrate my mum’s life. It was a small way to thank the wonderful organisation that are supporting me through the worst time of my life.
News • Jul 30, 2019 09:57 BST
Today we celebrate World Friendship Day. This special day reminds us of the importance of friendship and building social connections with other people.
News • May 31, 2019 08:00 BST
Leah reflects on what volunteers can bring to ellenor – and on the wealth of experiences that volunteering with ellenor can provide.
News • May 03, 2019 15:42 BST
Adult day-therapy services are to be redesigned to improve health-care delivery and to help empower patients to feel more in control of their own situations.
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.
News • Mar 29, 2019 08:30 GMT
Roy Debnam, Financial Guidance Co-ordinator at ellenor has died aged 70 years following a short illness. All the staff and volunteers at the charity were saddened to hear the news; he was a much loved member of the team having given more than 30 years’ service to ellenor.
News • Mar 18, 2019 12:07 GMT
The former High Sheriff of Kent has been announced as Patron of ellenor. Amanda Cottrell OBE has taken up the position to help raise awareness of the charity which provides hospice care for people of all ages in their place of choice in Kent, and the only charity providing children’s nursing care in the home.