All media enquiries should be directed through our Marketing and Communications team, who would be pleased to help with providing information about our vital work for children and their families. Whether you would like to arrange to interview one of our spokespeople, would like more information about our work or a comment about the sector – our team would be pleased to help.

Kate Barber - 07889 565 241

  • beth_thumb 08 MAR

    Fundraiser Beth shares her Apprenticeship story for #NAW2019

    Beth Murrell first joined #TeamDemelza through an apprenticeship with our Fundraising department, before earning a permanent role. For #InternationWomensDay, she ...

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  • Sophie and Courtney thumb 28 FEB

    Work In Their Shoes with Sophie - Family Support

    Join Sophie as she spends the day with Courtney from the Family Support team at Kent.

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  • Harry Reid 19 FEB

    EastEnders Actor Harry Reid pledges his support during visit to Demelza Hospice

    Actor Harry Reid, best known for his role as Ben Mitchell in EastEnders, visited Demelza Hospice Care for Children in ...

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  • Demelza Kids 12 FEB

    Juergen Teller unveils photographs of Demelza Children's Hospice for New Exhibition

    Demelza Kids by Juergen Teller is a visual story of the children cared for by Demelza in Kent and South ...

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  • TIZ_thumb 07 FEB

    Adventures abound for teenagers at weekend social

    Demelza's Kent Hospice was host to rollercoasters, tarantulas and the Wild West during a recent TIZ weekend.

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  • ST_thumb 02 FEB

    Demelza staff share their memories for Story Telling Week

    For #NationalStoryTellingWeek, we asked staff members to share their favourite experiences from their time working here at Demelza. Read three ...

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  • Elektra 01 FEB

    A cheeky smile that touched hearts

    Elektra-May had only a short life, but it was a full and vital one. Despite having to deal with their ...

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  • Sophie_Rochester_thumb 31 JAN

    Work In Their Shoes with Sophie - Rochester Boutique

    Join our very own Sophie from Marketing for the first blog in a new series as she spends the day ...

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  • Mirelle_thumb 18 JAN

    Meet Mirelle, Eltham's new Care Service Lead

    It's our pleasure to introduce you to Mirelle Cassidy, who's just joined #TeamDemelza as our Care Service Lead in South ...

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  • Events Diary 2019 10 JAN

    2019 Events Diary - out now!

    2019 will be one of our biggest years yet, as we cycle around stunning Italian Lakes and into Switzerland, trek ...

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  • Ryan_thumb 09 JAN

    Notes on the NHS Long Term Plan: What it is actually for, and what we should do with it

    Following their recent announcement of plans to allocate more funding to children’s hospices, NHS England have published their Long Term ...

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  • Candlelight Walk 08 JAN

    Candlelight Walk and Festive Market photos now online

    Despite the weather on Sunday 16th December, friends in the community turned up to our annual Candlelight Walk and Festive ...

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  • bubble rush thumbnail 04 JAN

    Sign up now for some bubbly fun

    Families are being urged to sign up for some frothy, family fun – and to take advantage of an early ...

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  • NHS funding thumb 27 DEC

    NHS announces £25 million boost for Children's Hospices

    NHS England today announced its plan to increase funding for children's hospices to as much as £25 million a year, ...

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  • Nina_thumb_2 24 DEC

    Lucky Superdraw player scoops £25,000 for Christmas

    Luck was on Nina's side when she won the top £25k prize in our Superdraw rollover - on her first ...

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  • Chris Laming 24 DEC

    An avid cyclist in just 5 years!

    “my friends and I all went out and bought nice bikes and spent months building out fitness in preparation for ...

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  • archbishop_thumb 21 DEC

    Archbishop visits Demelza Kent

    The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby paid a Christmas visit to the Demelza children’s hospice in Sittingbourne, Kent, where he ...

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  • bikers_thumb 21 DEC

    Motorcyclists make a Christmas delivery

    Motorcyclists paid a surprise visit to Demelza, Kent, to deliver gifts, vouchers and donations, just a few days before Christmas....

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  • Charlton thumbnail 1 21 DEC

    Footballers make festive visit

    There were smiles and giggles galore when children were given some early Christmas presents to unwrap – thanks to Charlton ...

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  • 3 19 DEC

    A roar of approval for big cats prize

    For Lisa Cruttenden, winner of Demelza’s Moments That Matter competition, spending time with her husband and family is what makes ...

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