MS Awareness Week – how we’re supporting people With Multiple Sclerosis

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During national MS Awareness Week (Monday 27th April until Sunday 3rd May), we wanted to let you know all about how we help people with multiple sclerosis (MS). Multiple sclerosis is a neurological condition which affects around 100,000 people in the UK. Most are diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 40, but it can […]

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Sheila says Thank You by signing up for the Tamworth Gate Gallop

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When Sheila Benbow lines up at the start of this year’s Gate Gallop in Tamworth, she’ll be thinking of the wonderful care her father-in-law received from St Giles at the end of his life. Sheila, who is from Birchmoor in Tamworth, has signed up for the Gate Gallop on Sunday 28th June at Anker Valley […]

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Golf Club chips in to support St Giles Walsall Hospice

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Members of The Chase Golf Club in Staffordshire have donated £7,557.40 to St Giles Walsall Hospice after holding a series of fundraising events over the last year. Each year the club raises money in aid of a chosen charity, and for 2014/15 Ladies’ captain Marlene Painter, Men’s captain Ian Schofield and Seniors’ captain Stephen Fountain […]

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Easter Family Fun Day in Sutton Coldfield this Saturday!

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Hop along to our Easter Family Fun Day in Sutton Coldfield and help raise vital funds for our Supportive Care Centre! The annual event – which will take place from 2pm to 5pm on Saturday 11th April at St Giles’ Supportive Care Centre (B75 6JB) in Sutton Coldfield – is a fantastic opportunity for your family to enjoy a […]

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Care 4 a Cuppa?! Enjoy a brew and raise funds

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We’re asking you to put the kettle on and invite your friends and colleagues to celebrate Care 4 a Cuppa day! Taking place on Friday 15th May, this fun event gives you the chance to enjoy a brew in the company of friends, family and work mates – whether at a coffee morning, tea break or bake sale– and […]

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Donation marks 4 years of St Giles Walsall Hospice!

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Our St Giles Walsall Hospice is celebrating its four-year anniversary with the help of the Sister Dora Friends Group, who have donated £9,500 to mark the occasion! The local group is a long-term supporter of St Giles Walsall Hospice and its members work tirelessly to raise money for us by hosting regular collections at supermarkets and […]

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New Bereavement Service to open in Lichfield

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A new bereavement service will soon be opening in Lichfield. Our Bereavement Help Point is a weekly drop-in service, run by volunteers with experience in supporting bereaved people. The service offers emotional and practical support, including information and signposting to other specialist services. It also offers bereaved people the chance to sit, have a cup of […]

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Our care inspires company to fundraise in memory of colleagues

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Inspired by the high-quality care that St Giles Hospice gave to some of their former colleagues, staff at Trent & Dove Housing embarked on a year-long fundraising mission to give something back. The housing association, which is based in Burton upon Trent and provides affordable homes in East Staffordshire and South Derbyshire, has supported us for several […]

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