St Giles Hospice Calls For Volunteers To Make A Difference At Compassus Centre

Bianca Wadham - Student Volunteer

St Giles Hospice is looking to increase the team of volunteers which supports its Compassus Centre in Whittington. The leading local charity, which cares for people living with cancer and other serious illnesses, is seeking volunteers from all walks of life to undertake a wide range of non-clinical tasks at the centre near Lichfield. Duties [...]

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St Giles’ Hospice At Home Service Makes Life More Comfortable For Duncan

1122 - Duncan Topliss, pictured here with St Giles Hospice nurse Sandra Tierney

This year marks the 10th anniversary of St Giles’ Hospice at Home, the vital service that delivers high-quality care and support to local people living with cancer and other serious illnesses in the reassuring comfort of their own homes. Since 2002, Hospice at Home has allowed patients to get the help they need from professionally-qualified [...]

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Latest Lottery Winners – 29/06/2012

St Giles Hospice Lottery

The results of the latest lottery draw are now on-line – click on the link to see if you’re a winner, and Good Luck!

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‘We Call Them St Giles Angels’ Says Jean, As Hospice At Home Celebrates 10 Years Serving The Community

1119 - Jean Harvey, right, with St Giles’ Hospice At Home Healthcare Assistant Suzanne Wood.

For Jean Harvey, the practical and emotional support provided by St Giles’ Hospice at Home service made a world of difference during her husband’s final months of life. Cyril Harvey (79) sadly passed away in April from lung cancer, but Jean takes comfort from the fact that the charity helped make it possible to fulfil [...]

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Joanne’s Marathon Achievement In Memory Of Dad Joe Raises Over £2,000 For St Giles Walsall Hospice

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Joe Whitcroft was passionate about the need for hospice care for people in the Walsall area – and during his illness he told his daughter she should run a marathon to help raise money for the cause. So it was particularly emotional for Joanne Rasmin when she crossed the finishing line of the London Marathon, [...]

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Explorers Urged To Act Now To Secure A Place On St Giles Hospice’s Trek To Vietnam

1106 - Explorers who have signed up to the Trek to Vietnam

Intrepid adventurers will need to be quick if they want to experience the trip of a lifetime – and help leading local charity St Giles Hospice in the process. Thirteen people have already signed up to the hospice’s Trek to Vietnam fundraising expedition which takes place in October 2013 – and with just 17 places [...]

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Solstice Walkers Turn Out In Force For St Giles Hospice

Image 1 - 1126 - Lichfield Bower Queen Rosie Smith getting the 2012 St Giles Hospice Solstice Walk underway

Hundreds of women stepped out in style at the weekend for the St Giles Hospice Solstice Walk – raising thousands of pounds for the leading local charity. More than 700 ladies – many wearing their finest fairy-themed fancy dress – hit the streets of Lichfield city centre on Saturday for the night-time stroll, which is [...]

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Act Now To Be In With A Chance Of Winning £5,000 In The St Giles Super Summer Raffle!

1121 - There’s still time to buy your St Giles Hospice Super Summer Raffle tickets.

There are just a few weeks left for people to snap up their tickets for the St Giles Hospice Super Summer Raffle which offers the chance of winning a big £5,000 jackpot. The closing date for buying tickets is 11th July – and with busy summer days zipping past, people are advised not to leave [...]

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