Day Hospice Coffee Morning

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On Tuesday 10th May, our Day Hospice (at our Whittington hospice) will once again play host to their annual ‘Coffee Morning’, and you’re all invited! You’ll be welcomed into the Day Hospice lounge and dining room from 11am to 1pm. Then, help us raise vital funds whilst sipping your drink…take your pick from an array […]

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Our care agency’s pioneering service is among the top three in the country

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The accelerated hospital discharge service provided by our Care Agency and launched in 2013 in partnership with Good Hope Hospital in Birmingham was a finalist in the Skills for Care Accolades 2015/16. The awards ceremony was held in Birmingham on Thursday, 10 March and our Care Agency came in the top three in the Most […]

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Seeking a New Finance Trustee

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We are seeking a Trustee specialising in Finance to play a key role in the organisation’s future by joining its Board. The majority of  our care is funded through the generosity of local people, via fundraising, our network of shops across the region, and lottery activities. The NHS contributes circa 36% of the overall cost of […]

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HellermannTyton donates thousands to our Walsall Hospice after a year of fundraising events

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In a bid to support an important cause, Aldridge-based international cable management company HellermannTyton set itself a 12-month challenge to raise vital funds for our Walsall Hospice. The team of 45 employees chose Walsall as its Charity of the Year for 2015, and took on the task of raising as much money as possible from […]

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Kate Bliss returns to Sutton for jewellery valuations in aid of our Hospice

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Television jewellery and silver expert Kate Bliss will once again be returning to Sutton Coldfield to value jewellery and silver – from antique to modern.  The valuation event is being held this coming Tuesday, 12 April from 10am to 2pm at St Chad’s Church Hall, Hollyfield Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 7SN.  The event is free of […]

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Support St Giles Hospice by volunteering at its Burton Upon Trent Superstore!

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We are appealing for people to lend a helping hand and show their support by volunteering at our Burton upon Trent superstore.  The shop, located at 35 High Street and open Monday to Saturday between 9am and 5pm, is in need of new recruits and we are asking local people to give up just a few hours of their […]

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Spotlight on the fundraising team

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Meet our Fundraising Team!  Based in both Whittington and Walsall, their job is to help keep the hospice running by raising over £3 million every year!  This is a big job, as you can imagine, so we rely on everyone’s support, including that of our wonderful volunteers. We raise the money through a variety of different methods. We […]

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Supporting students to support each other

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As part of our commitment to create compassionate communities, St Giles are working with schools in our catchment area to provide, and support, Bereavement Peer Mentors who have voluntarily offered to take up this role within their school. Jodie Phillips, lead of our young people’s bereavement service, “Phoenix at St Giles” and Ian Leech, our Community Engagement Manager,  have recently […]

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