Supporting local hospice care

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Patient Stories

We like to share the latest news from the hospices, stories from supported patients and notes from our winners. If you have a story you would like us to share please do get in touch.

Kenzo-Sion’s story – supported by Shooting Star Children’s hospices

Acey had what most mums would call a perfect pregnancy until around 32 weeks when she started displaying symptoms that would mark the start of a very difficult journey for her family. “My

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Roger’s Story – Supported by Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Care

When some patients are referred to a Phyllis Tuckwell, they think “a hospice” & negative thoughts enter their mind. But hospice care isn’t about death & something to be

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Hollie’s story – supported by Shooting Star Chase

Just like any teenager, 17-year-old Hollie absolutely adores her music – from R’n’B to Girls Aloud. But, unlike her peers, Hollie suffers from the life-limiting progressive disorder Rett

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Julie’s Story – supported by Phyllis Tuckwell

“As soon as I got here, I felt safe,” says Julie, who is staying on the In-Patient Unit at Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice. “All the stress is taken away; you can just let go and let them look

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The X Factor Christmas single supports Shooting Star

We’re thrilled to announce that profits from this year’s winner’s single – The Power of Love by Dalton Harris (feat. James Arthur) – will once again be donated to Shooting Star Chase,

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Making Christmas Special – Karen’s Story | Phyllis Tuckwell

“I came here at the most depressing time of my life – and at Christmas – but it was the most special time that I can remember.” Anyone can suddenly find themselves in a situation where

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Annabelle’s story – supported by Phyllis Tuckwell

Annabelle has been a patient of the Royal Surrey County Hospital for over twenty years, and her condition, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD), has worsened over that time. During a

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James’s Story – supported by Shooting Star Chase

pidermolysis Bullosa (EB) is a rare skin condition affecting around 5,000 people in the UK. People with EB have extremely fragile skin which can tear and blister at the slightest touch. There are

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Alf’s story – supported by Phyllis Tuckwell

4 years ago Alf, 74, began to experience breathing problems and chest pains. Thinking that it may be a heart condition, he went to see his doctor, who referred him to Frimley Park Hospital for

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