Author Archives for Itineris Support

Hadi’s story

September 16, 2021 11:55 am Published by Comments Off on Hadi’s story Five-year-old Hadi has Spinal Muscular Atrophy type one, the severest form of a rare genetic condition that causes muscle weakness. "His life expectancy at first was no more than six months, but against all odds he's reached the age of five," said mum Sanaa.

Jake’s story

September 16, 2021 11:52 am Published by Comments Off on Jake’s story Karen and Scott were told their middle child wouldn't live past his fifth birthday. Now, with Jake aged 16, mum Karen explains how invaluable the support from Shooting Star Children's Hospices has been to her whole family - particularly over the last 16 months.

Finn’s story

September 16, 2021 11:49 am Published by Comments Off on Finn’s story The pandemic and lockdown presented many challenges for the families we care for, but the support from Shooting Star Children’s Hospices to Finn and parents Niamh and Toby, was all the more important when mum Niamh was diagnosed with cancer.

Strengthening our brand

February 11, 2019 5:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts Significant numbers of children with life-limiting conditions are living longer thanks to medical advances. As a leading children's hospice charity, we must evolve and adapt to reflect these changes and ensure we can continue to provide this essential support and care.
Shooting Star House Makeover

Marvellous makeover at Shooting Star House

January 30, 2019 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts Leading office design and fit-out specialist, Area Sq – which is part of long-time corporate supporters, Fourfront Group are once again taking part in a charity challenge. This time giving the family lounge and dining area at our Hampton hospice, Shooting Star House a much needed facelift.