May 14, 2021 8:30 amPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on New NHS Funding for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices Palliative Care Service
NHS commissioners in Surrey and South West London have awarded funding of £1.9 million to Shooting Star Children’s Hospices to match fund their Specialist Paediatric Palliative Care Service over the next four years.
May 5, 2021 12:19 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Super young fundraisers
The impact of the past year has been felt by us all, especially the younger generation with disruption to their school and social life. However, this hasn’t stopped our super young supporters channelling their inner fundraiser and coming up with wonderful and imaginative ways to support Shooting Star Children’s Hospices.
April 29, 2021 10:01 amPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Young supporter Lilah, honoured in Disney’s new Ultimate Princess Celebration campaign for kindness
Nine-year-old Lilah has been recognised by Disney for her kind support to Shooting Star Children’s Hospices, as part of their new Ultimate Princess Celebration campaign, championing the qualities of courage and kindness.
April 6, 2021 2:55 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Shooting Star Space Race mission accomplished!
We asked you to join us on our very first Space Race mission, with our supersonic squad walking, running, cycling and scooting over the month of March to cover as many Earth miles as possible and what a hugely successful mission it was - raising thousands of pounds to help support Shooting Star Children’s Hospices.
April 6, 2021 12:40 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Physiotherapy
The complex conditions of many of the children we support mean movement can be difficult, restricted and painful. Ginny, our new Physiotherapist explains more about her role and the importance of movement to the children we support.
March 31, 2021 4:30 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on 2021 is looking brighter with the return of our Sunrise Walks
As we welcome the return of longer brighter days that can mean one thing – our much-loved Sunrise Walks are back!
March 31, 2021 11:37 amPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Charlie-Ray’s story
“The minute he gets to the hospice, he’s just so animated, as soon as he’s through the door he’s smiling and knows everyone so well and for me when I get in there, I just feel so free,” says mum Michelle.
March 25, 2021 1:17 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Lana’s story
Lana has recently started to be supported by Shooting Star Children’s Hospices, and it so happened to be a very special day during one of her first respite stays – her 2nd birthday!
March 10, 2021 3:13 pmPublished by Aimee RoyleComments Off on Mum’s mission to take on Shooting Star Space Race
This month marks the launch of our first ever Shooting Star Space Race and our out of this world team are blasting through the Earth miles we need achieve our supersonic task, with one family having a particularly special reason they are taking part in this cosmic challenge.