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Meet one of our volunteers Terry for whom nothing is too much trouble

Meet one of our volunteers Terry for whom nothing is too much trouble

News   •   May 31, 2021 07:00 BST

We have never been more dependent on support from our volunteers than in the face of the current pandemic. Terry Ludlow, one of our regular couriers, has stepped up to the plate magnificently in recent months, upping his hours so that vital medical samples can be delivered to hospital, and ensuring donations of everything from food to flowers are collected from our corporate supporters.

Young Fiancee find comfort and friendship at  ellenor's Bereavement Group

Young Fiancee find comfort and friendship at ellenor's Bereavement Group

News   •   May 20, 2021 18:08 BST

When Jazz’s fiancé died, she was left feeling “broken”. But the support she found at our bereavement group has helped her through the pain of grief. The 31-year-old project manager says: “The aftercare I have received from ellenor has been nothing short of incredible.”

Our Inpatient Ward:Treating the Person, not the Disease

Our Inpatient Ward:Treating the Person, not the Disease

News   •   Apr 08, 2021 12:38 BST

Operational Lead Chris Dyson talks about life on our Inpatient Ward at the hospice in Northfleet.

Fundraiser inspired after working on hospice ward

Fundraiser inspired after working on hospice ward

News   •   Apr 06, 2021 09:41 BST

Working in a hospice during a pandemic was a life-changing experience for trainee nurse Becky Saunders. Her experiences at ellenor were so profound that she pledged to take on a gruelling challenge to raise vital funds.

ellenor's Charity Hike: Awaken your sense of adventure with a hike to Peru

ellenor's Charity Hike: Awaken your sense of adventure with a hike to Peru

News   •   Mar 25, 2021 10:10 GMT

Set your sights on the summit and sign up for our 2022 trek to Machu Picchu. By taking part in this once in a lifetime bucket list experience, you will be helping to ensure that we can continue to provide the very best care and support to patients facing terminal illness, and their families, across Kent and Bexley.

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month: My role as a Children’s Care Assistant

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month: My role as a Children’s Care Assistant

News   •   Oct 01, 2020 08:00 BST

For over six years, Sam Politt has been a Children’s Care Assistant at ellenor. Friends ask her how she copes with her challenging, sometimes emotional work – especially given that she’s got a nine-year-old daughter herself. She says, “My role is to look after children who, despite illness, are most often cheeky, smiley and bouncy – just like every child is.”

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).

Ellenor celebrates as baby Mia reaches first birthday

Ellenor celebrates as baby Mia reaches first birthday

News   •   Nov 03, 2015 09:29 GMT

ellenor celebrated the first birthday of baby Mia, who her parents describe as a 'little fighter'.