News • Jul 03, 2020 08:52 BST
We are delighted to confirm that after 13 weeks of closure four of our high street shops are open again for shopping only and are operating in-line with the latest government guidance. The shops across Kent - Crayford, Dartford Priory, Swanscombe and Bexley – are open for business and people can make purchases.
News • Jun 26, 2020 09:00 BST
“You never know what’s going to come your way – but there are certainly some situations you don’t imagine you’ll have to face as a teen. One minute I was your usual fifteen years old – friends, family, studying and having a great time with friends; then the rug was pulled from under my feet."
This is not just any charity partnership… M&S Food & Together for Short Lives come together to support and raise vital funds for lifeline children’s hospices like ellenor.
Press releases • Jun 25, 2020 11:57 BST
We will be benefiting from an exciting new charity partnership between UK charity Together for Short Lives and M&S Food.
News • Jun 25, 2020 08:30 BST
Essential to the exceptional standard of holistic care offered by ellenor, the charity that provides support for those with life-limiting illnesses and their families, are its Health Care Assistants. Without them – quite simply - the charity couldn’t function.
News • Jun 24, 2020 12:14 BST
For teenager Jack Browne and his family, support from ellenor has meant a return to the normality of home and school that once seemed impossible.
News • Jun 24, 2020 09:30 BST
When children are unable to articulate what death means to them, music therapy can help them process the feelings of grief and pain that the loss of a parent inevitably brings.
Children's Hospice Week: This is...Dianne's personal story about how we supported her family when she became a parent to her grandchildren.
News • Jun 23, 2020 08:30 BST
When their beloved daughter, Kerrie, died from breast cancer at the age of 36 in September 2017, Dianne and her husband George didn’t just have to find a path through their own grief – they had to help Kerrie’s young sons cope with theirs, too. Throughout the process, we were there to support the family, both practically and emotionally.
News • Jun 22, 2020 09:05 BST
This year the families supported by ellenor have felt the effects of lockdown more than anyone, with social isolation taking its toll, families have been left exhausted after months of providing 24/7 care for their child at home.
Providing the best care and support for families facing terminal illness
We are ellenor, a charity funded by the generosity of our local community, offering the best care and support to families facing terminal illness in Kent. We are the only charity in the county that provides hospice care for people of all ages – babies, children and adults - and their families. This includes pain and symptom relief, end of life care, respite, bereavement support and emotional and spiritual care.