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Careers with Shooting Star Children's Hospices

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Shooting Star Children's Hospices

We’re a leading children’s hospice charity caring for babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions, and their families. We support families across Surrey and London from diagnosis to end of life and throughout bereavement with a range of nursing, practical, emotional and medical care.

It costs £10.1 million a year to maintain our current level of care and just 20% of that income comes from central government funding, so we rely on our supporters’ generosity to keep the service running.

How we help

Supporting life-limited children and their families

Our specially trained nurses and care staff support life-limited children with complex medical needs, while our family support team provide holistic care for the whole family.

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Visit our support hub

View a breakdown of all the services we offer supported families, and how to access them.

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How you can get involved


Join our fantastic team of volunteers who support our hospices, support teams, shops and events.

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Bake a cake, take on a sporty challenge or do something else brilliantly barmy to raise money.

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It costs £8.8 million a year to keep our hospices open and we have to raise £8 million of this through donations, meaning we rely on our supporters’ generosity to keep the service running.



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