REACHING OUT TO ELLENOR FAMILIES IN TIMES OF NEED
The tireless work of family support workers at our hospice has never been more paramount. Families dealing with demanding caring roles, life-limiting illness and bereavement now also have to contend with the isolation caused by Covid.
Childhood Cancer Awareness Month: Bringing expertise from leading London hospitals direct to children’s homes
Bringing expertise from London hospitals direct to children in their own homes is an under-recognised service that forms the foundation of care provided by ellenor. Thanks to this partnership approach, many children under ellenor’s care in Kent can make fewer journeys and spend less time attending hospitals in London for their appointments.
Disney’s Mickey Mouse and Piglet meet ellenor hospice care for children patients, thanks to the Rotary Club of Medway
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.
International Women’s Day – Q & A with Beverley Barclay (Clinical Lead for ellenor’s Children’s Hospice at Home service)
Beverley Barclay has devoted much of her life to looking after families facing terminal illness and helping to ensure they receive the best specialised care.
National Young Carers Awareness Day – explore a career with ellenor.
Young Carers Awareness Day takes place on Thursday 31 January – a day to recognise the growing population of young carers in the UK and the challenges they face caring for their sick family members.
Hospice Chief Executive Claire Cardy Steps Down...
Claire Cardy has decided to leave her position as Chief Executive of Kent charity ellenor – a leading provider of specialist hospice care for all ages.
Supporter Stories: Nicolle Kennelly (Palliative Care Nurse)
ellenor provides care and support to patients, their families and friends living with a terminal or life limiting illness in their place of choice – either in the home, community or at in the hospice in Gravesend.