Grief Encounters: Phoenix at St Giles journal article

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Following a presentation on their work with young people to a group of school nurses, Nikki Archer and Ian Leech from the St Giles Supportive Care Team were recently asked to submit an article about our young people’s bereavement service ‘Phoenix at St Giles’ for publication in the Journal for Family Health. The article, entitled ‘Grief […]

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Lend a hand by becoming a volunteer at the new St Giles Hospice Shop in Walsall!

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Can you offer a few hours of  your time each week to help out at our new Hospice shop which is re-opening soon in Walsall. The shop has moved to 3-4 Butlers Precinct, a more central location in the town offering easier access for shoppers, and is set to open at the new premises on Thursday 4th February. […]

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Axiom GB makes Christmas donation to St Giles Hospice

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Instead of sending company cards this Christmas, Axiom GB has entered into the festive spirit by making a donation of £5,000 to St Giles Hospice. We are very grateful to Axiom GB for their generous support of St Giles Hospice. Their donation will help us to deliver high-quality care to local people living with cancer and […]

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Appeals For help As heartless thieves steal our van

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Heartless thieves have targeted St Giles Hospice by stealing a van from our shops warehouse in Staffordshire. The white Ford Transit Trend van – which features green St Giles Hospice logos on either side and has the registration number YS11 YMM – was taken from the rear of the warehouse at Birchbrook Industrial Park off Lynn […]

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St Giles Hospice celebrates the first anniversary of its very successful vintage-themed shop

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Up to 300 paying customers a week have turned a our vintage-themed charity shop into a good old-fashioned success story. The boutique shop in The Parade, Sutton Coldfield (not far from Aldi) was re-launched a year ago as what shop manager Cordelia Mellor-Whiting describes as “basically an antiques shop with clothes”. It hasn’t looked back […]

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St Giles supporter Shani sets her sights high after second successful year of fundraising

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Tireless fundraiser Shani Smith has handed over a fantastic amount to our Walsall Hospice for the second year running. Shani, who raised £1,000 for our leading local charity last year, has this year reached an amazing total of £2,700 – and is now setting herself a target of £3,000 for the year to come. She was […]

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Give something up for a month in January 2016 and help raise vital funds for our Hospice!

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Willpower and a generous heart are all that’s needed to take on a fun challenge in the New Year – which will help to support the essential work of our charity. We have come up with an inventive campaign to help you stick to your New Year’s resolutions while also providing an opportunity to raise vital funds. […]

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Collaborative Walsall-based scheme is honoured for improving patients’ quality of life

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An innovative and collaborative scheme to offer patients with short-term and acute illnesses treatment at our Walsall Hospice has won international recognition. The diversionary beds initiative, designed in collaboration with Walsall Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust and launched in February 2014, reduces the red tape involved with providing care for people […]

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