Monthly Archives: November 2013

Venetian Ball

We had what many people said was our ‘best Ball ever’ in September, we had a Venetian theme, which everyone really dressed up for and nearly everyone wore a mask. We had the event at the Prince Regent Hotel in … Continue reading

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Abridge Golf event

We had a full turn out for the Abridge Golf event lead by Barry Hearn.   The Abridge Golf club have been amazing supporters for the Hospice over the years, and funded our very popular Abridge suite for families to stay … Continue reading

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Age Concern Havering

I have had 2 meeting with Age Concern Havering so we can learn more about each other to help in supporting older people in the borough.

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CQC – 5 green ticks!

Having had a top assessment in February with the CQC we weren’t expecting another unannounced visit, however we are very proud of the quality of the care we provide and achieving another high assessment was very pleasing.

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Pepperell Education Centre

Its been a very busy period at the Education centre where we have been successful working in 2 partnerships with the local clinical commissioning groups in NE London (BHR) and Palliate to secure some funding for training to local care … Continue reading

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Saint Francis Hospice Choir

It was fantastic to start the choir again in the Autumn term, and with a number of new members we go from strength to strength.  We were straight into learning Christmas music and we have our first Light up a … Continue reading

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Help the Hospice Conference Bournemouth

I was fortunate to attend the conference in Bournemouth where the final commissioned report was presented which pulls together an enormous amount of work looking at the needs of the population and the demand for palliative care and end of … Continue reading

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Councillor Tony Ramsey and his wife Jeanne

We were delighted to have another visit from Tony and Jeanne.  Tony was the Mayor of Barking and Dagenham last year and he presented us with a cheque for over £18,000 from all of the fundraising they so kindly did … Continue reading

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