There are lots of fun ways you can raise money for Shooting Star Children's Hospices.
Our volunteers give a lot, and they get a lot too. See what benefits people have discovered through volunteering for us.
Run, walk, step, swim, cycle or skydive - find your perfect event to raise money for Shooting Star Children's Hospices.
We'll work with you to develop a plan that helps your team achieve something amazing (and have fun too).
See how your gift will support life-limited children and their families.
Set up or donate to an online tribute fund.
Joining our lottery is super simple and by playing you’ll be helping to fund our vital care service.
Your significant gift can make a real and lasting difference to families facing the unimaginable.
Read about some of the ways you can help us continue to make every moment count.
From runs to cycles to quiz nights to walks - find the event for you.
We've launched a virtual hospice so during the pandemic we can take our hospice service to families at home.
We offer counselling, therapies and support groups for the whole family.
Our acceptance criteria, catchment areas and how we consider referrals.
Shooting Star House is our Hampton Hospice.
Christopher's is our Guildford Hospice.
Find our more about the groups and events we're currently running.
Other organisations and places to get support.
Read the stories of some of the families we support.
We offer a wide range of support for families caring for a life-limited child, including palliative and respite care, and bereavement support.
“Since she’s been coming to Shooting Star Children’s Hospices we haven’t looked back – Hollie adores coming.”
Planned or emergency short breaks for families in need of respite care.
Care visits to homes, allowing families time away from caring for their child.
Find out more about our referral criteria, catchment areas and contact details.
We offer placements to second and third year child-branch student nurses.
All courses are currently postponed due to Covid-19
Find out more about our referral criteria, catchment area map and contact details.
Please note all courses and study days are postponed due to Covid-19
The history of Shooting Star Children's Hospices.
Find your nearest Shooting Star Children's Hospices shop.
Have a question about Shooting Star Children's Hospices?
Download copies of our Annual Review, Quality Account and Annual Account.
Our leadership team are responsible for shaping our goals and ensuring we achieve them.
We are hugely grateful to our Patrons who support Shooting Star Children's Hospices in lots of different ways.
Our board of Trustees are a group of volunteers committed to helping us achieve our vision.
Discover the stories of the children and families we support.
We need to raise £10 million a year to keep going, and 90% of our funding comes from public donations.
What COVID-19 means for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices
CORONAVIRUS APPEAL: Please donate to help us continue to support families during the coronavirus pandemic
Hundreds of dates throughout the year. Take on an exhilarating tandem skydive and make memories to last a lifetime! No previous experience or training is required.
This is your opportunity to design your own challenge. You choose what you do, when you do it, where you do it and how much you raise.
The Sunrise Walk - your way. Whether you take on one of our pre-planned routes or do your own, get up bright and early and help us be there for families now and in the future.
Join in with a virtual balloon race in support of Shooting Star Children's Hospices.
Join #TeamShootingStar for the stunning South Coast Challenge and help raise vital funds for babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions.
Join #TeamShootingStar for this iconic trek along the mighty River Thames and raise vital funds to help support babies, children and young people with a life-limiting condition, and their families.
Join #TeamShootingStar for the Thames Bridges Trek and help raise vital funds to support babies, children and young people with a life-limiting condition and their families.
Starting at Poole Harbour, the Jurassic Coast Challenge takes you along one of the most stunning coastlines in the UK.
Location: Hyde Park
A two mile open water swim in the famous Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park
Take up the Chiltern 50 challenge for Shooting Star Children's Hospices and enjoy this stunning looped walk through some of the best Oxfordshire countryside.
The London Marathon is a truly iconic event. Every year, thousands of runners like you choose to take on this fantastic challenge to raise vital funds for charity.
Location: Hyde Park
Run through Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens, whilst taking in views of some of the capital’s most iconic landmarks, in this green half-marathon.