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Caring for thousands of families across the south east since 1998.


Demelza is here to help you and your family cope with the fear, challenges and complexities of having a seriously ill child - from diagnosis, during day to day family life, times of crisis and through bereavement.

An extraordinary place for incredible families

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#TeamDemelza

Go the extra mile and be a part of #TeamDemelza to ensure we can continue to help families build precious memories together when time is short.

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Demelza must raise over £10.5 million every year to be able to provide vital care to families across the south east of England.

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Demelza Bubble Rush Dartford Kent 11 Aug

Demelza's frothy, foamy, family fun draws over 700 runners to Dartford

Demelza’s hugely popular Bubble Rush made it’s return to Dartford’s Central Park last weekend.

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Childrens Hospices Across London 28 Jul

Project Manager CHaL

Project Manager required for Childrens Hospices across London (CHaL)

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AxisEurope Demelza Abseil 27 Jul

Demelza supporters raise over £10,000 as they take on UK’s highest freefall abseil

On Sunday 23 July 44 brave fundraisers took on the epic challenge of abseiling 80m for Demelza.

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Sean’s House, Demelza South East London 20 Jul

Baby Sean's Legacy for Demelza

Newborn babies using Demelza’s hospice in Eltham, South East London are to benefit from brand new, state-of-the-art neonatal equipment.

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Bubble Rush Betteshanger Park

**BRAND NEW FOR 2017**

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Great North Run

Join #TeamDemelza in this iconic half marathon.

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Demelza Run

Whether this is your first run, or you are a veteran, join us at this amazing venue in the stunning ...

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London to Brighton Cycle Ride

Take on this classic, challenging ride through the rolling countryside!

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Community Fun Day

Join Demelza at the annual Community Fun Day at our Kent Hospice on 24 September. This year it's bigger than ...

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Community Fun Day - Therapies Workshops

LIMITED AVAILABILITY - this is your chance to get involved in music or art workshops and see some of what ...

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The Monster Dash

Walk, jog or run past pumpkins, witches, devils and monsters and enjoy four Halloween extravaganza zones including UV foam, bubbles, ...

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Running Scared

Walk, jog or run past pumpkins, witches, devils and monsters and enjoy four Halloween extravaganza zones including UV foam, bubbles, ...

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The Monster Dash - Goddington Park 2017

New venue for 2017! Walk, jog or run past pumpkins, witches, devils and monsters and enjoy four Halloween extravaganza zones including ...

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Running Scared Goddington Park 2017

New venue for 2017! Walk, jog or run past pumpkins, witches, devils and monsters and enjoy four Halloween extravaganza zones ...

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Our Lottery is one of the simplest and sustainable ways you can support Demelza. From as a little as £2 week, you have the chance to win a whopping £25,000 on our Superdraw or 53 weekly other cash prizes with our Lotto.


 

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Joshua's Story

Demelza Hospice Care for Children provides care for around 650 families, whose children are seriously ill. Unfortunately, Demelza are unable ...

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Quid4Kids

The old round pound - introduced more than 30 years ago - will cease to be legal tender on 15 ...

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Tri it for Demelza

Work off those Christmas lbs and join Katherine in the Dry Tri challenge for Demelza in January.

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Kent FA appeal

Join our fantastic partnership with Kent FA, supported by Kent Schools FA, fundraising to refurbish our soft play area and ...

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