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The therapeutic value of cuddling and stroking a therapy cat at the children’s hospice

29/04/2019

At Helen & Douglas House, we love to welcome animals into the hospice to complement…

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What does Mother’s Day mean to Helen & Douglas House mums?

26/03/2019

Mother’s Day can be a precious time to celebrate the relationship between mother and child.…

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Meet Dr Emily Harrop

6/03/2019

We caught up with our Consultant in Paediatric Palliative Care and Lead Doctor, Emily Harrop,…

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Spring fashion trends: Fresh spring finds from Helen & Douglas House charity shops

5/03/2019

We’re delighted to introduce you to our Helen & Douglas House seasonal trend picks which…

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The benefits of hydrotherapy: How splishy-splashy moments ease a wide range of symptoms

14/01/2019

One of the things Helen & Douglas House is known for is the respite care…

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How our hospice uses outdoor sensory experiences to help terminally ill children

4/10/2018

Helen & Douglas House charity is known for the care we provide to babies, children…

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How our children’s parties create memorable moments for their families

17/09/2018

We love to throw a good party to create magical moments that really lift our…

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Care at home: Why community outreach is important to local terminally ill children

28/08/2018

Not all children supported by Helen & Douglas House are cared for at the hospice.…

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The role of music therapy at children’s hospices: We love music and so does Nathan

31/07/2018

Music positively affects us all physically, psychologically and emotionally and the health benefits of music…

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How furry friends bring comfort and joy to Helen & Douglas House

31/05/2018

Amate Animalia, a charity based in the Cotswolds who educate people about exotic animals &…

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