Find the perfect virtual fundraising idea for you
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.
Join us on our mission to the moon!
Read about some of the ways you can help us continue to make every moment count.
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.”
Find out more about our care service for children with a life-limiting condition.
Find out more about our referral criteria, catchment areas and contact details.
Find out how we work collaboratively in partnership with a wide range of clinical and academic services.
We use the latest research to underpin our care and are committed to furthering research in the area of children's palliative care.
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 rely on the generosity of the public to keep our vital services running, so we can be there for families now and in the future.
What COVID-19 means for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices
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.
Help our virtual rocket reach the moon by walking, running or cycling as many miles as you can throughout March, as part of our Space Race team.
Location: Hampton Court Palace
This fantastic run starts within the gates Hampton Court Palace and finishes in its beautiful gardens taking in the stunning surroundings.
Location: The Oval, London
The London Winter Walk is a great way to start the New Year! Join our team and raise vital funds for Shooting Star Children's Hospices.
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.
Location: Isle of Wight
The Isle of Wight Challenge is a stunning walk along coastal paths - walk, jog or run in this first installment of the Ultra Challenge Series.
The Great Wall of China Trek is a fantastic 5 day hike (with 4-9 hours of walking each day) along this awesome man made structure and through historic battlement stations.
Starting at Poole Harbour, the Jurassic Coast Challenge takes you along one of the most stunning coastlines in the UK.
The London 2 Brighton Challenge is an epic 100km walk, jog or run from Capital to Coast alongside over 2,000 intrepid adventurers.
Explore Richmond, Bushy Park and the surrounding areas of Teddington and Kingston whilst everyone else is asleep on our 10km or 20km walk.
The Cotswold Way Challenge is a stunning walk, jog or run 100km from historic Bath to glorious Cheltenham.