Celebrating 40 Years

June 6th marked our 40th Birthday. Thank You for your support!

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40th birthday

The Garden Party Sunday 23rd June, 1-5pm

Join us this Sunday for our big Birthday Garden Party at Ashridge House! Book advance tickets and save £2 per person. Free entry for Under 16s!

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Garden Party 2019

Access Our Care We can help you if you are living with cancer or a life-limiting illness

Clinical Advice, Physio & Exercise Classes, Psychological Support, Workshops & Groups, Occupational Therapy, Complementary Therapy, Creative Therapy...

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Self referral

Walk with Us Saturday 29th June

Join us on a sponsored 6 mile walk, for a chance to remember, reflect and share precious memories of our loved ones.

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Walk with Us 2019

Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

We are thrilled to announce that the Hospice has been honoured with The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK.

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Queens Award for Voluntary Service

We're 40!


This June marks the 40th anniversary of The Hospice of St Francis.

Thank you for your ongoing support which has enabled us to help local people and their families to live their precious lives well for over 40 years and be here for you if you need our support today.

Throughout the year, we’ll be sharing stories and memories of our care and history and celebrating our birthday with lots of exciting activities and events. Do get involved and help fortify us for the next four decades!

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This video explains all about our Spring Centre services. Please do share it if you know someone who might benefit from our care.

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Lila's Story

"The support and understanding leaves me quite speechless." Lila, patient

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Join our team We have 6 volunteers to every paid member of staff...

We have an enthusiastic and committed team who are passionate about delivering good end of life care for local people. Vacancies arise in both our clinical, fundraising and support teams.

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Join our team We have 6 volunteers to every paid member of staff...

We have an enthusiastic and committed team who are passionate about delivering good end of life care for local people. Vacancies arise in both our clinical, fundraising and support teams.

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