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8 reasons why our summer pirate party rocked (the boat!)

14/08/2019

As fun, laughter and creating special memories is at the heart of what we do…

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Furniture trends: How to bring style to your home with second-hand treasures from our furniture shops

24/07/2019

This year the public consciousness has turned firmly to helping the planet, so it’s only…

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When play therapy turns into a river adventure

22/07/2019

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

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Spare a thought for Dad’s like Jason this Father’s Day

11/06/2019

Here at Helen & Douglas House we’re asking local families who are celebrating Father’s Day…

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Meet Rhian, our learning disability nurse

30/05/2019

For Rhian, one of our learning disability nurses, no shift is ever the same which…

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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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