February 24, 2021 5:23 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Anais’ storySeven-year-old Anais has been supported by Shooting Star Children’s Hospices since she was two months old. Anais comes to the hospice for respite stays, giving her a chance to play and enjoy all the things she likes to do, in a safe and fun environment.
February 23, 2021 3:27 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Supreme Sebi cheesed the day with his perfect pizzas!The conventional ways of fundraising have had to change over the past year, but that hasn’t stopped our amazing supporters coming up with fun and unique ways to fundraise - with one super supporter, Sebi, wanting a ‘slice’ of the action!
January 29, 2021 1:10 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Virtual TherapiesLiving with a child who has a life-limiting condition can be isolating and lonely, feelings which are only intensified during the current pandemic. With many families currently shielding and bereaved families facing grief, it’s never been more important that we’re able to offer our expertise and support to provide solace and advice to families mental health during the most difficult of times.
January 25, 2021 5:42 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on 3, 2, 1 … Shooting Star Space Race has launched!Are you ready for our brand-new mission in 2021 that’s sure to be a blast? We’re calling all budding astronauts and moon marvellers to join us on a very special mission – the Shooting Star Space Race!
December 17, 2020 2:45 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Seven-year-old Jaya creates some art from the heartWe’re always blown away by the wonderful and imaginative ideas our supporters come up with. One 'drawsome' young fundraiser, seven-year-old Jaya, decided to create some very special drawings to raise money for her local children’s hospice charity.
December 16, 2020 10:19 amPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Super school friends raise £1,000 running a half marathon!When friends Tom, William, Harry and Sam were tasked with a school charity project, they certainly didn't shy away with the challenge - inspired to run a half marathon in aid of Shooting Star Children's Hospices.
December 11, 2020 5:28 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Brilliant bake off with Max the Brave team!Over the past few weeks the amazing Max the Brave team launched a Virtual Christmas Bake Challenge asking budding bakers to create their own baking creations to raise money for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices.
December 10, 2020 12:52 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Making magical memories this ChristmasThe Christmas season is different for all of us this year, but thanks to some wonderful supporters we’ve been able to enjoy some magical festivities at the hospice.
December 10, 2020 11:14 amPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on HRH The Countess of Wessex visits our Hampton Hill charity shopHer Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex joined staff on Wednesday 9 December to help our Hampton Hill charity shop prepare for Christmas.
December 3, 2020 5:33 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Abigail’s storyShooting Star Children’s Hospices have been part of the lives of some families for many years, providing support and care as they grow to become young adults. We understand the importance of marking very special milestones – like Abigail’s, who recently turned 21-years-old.