“Demelza provides us with the extra support we need as a family. I’m so glad it’s there.”
In 2013, Lucy spent her last Christmas at our hospice in Eltham. Her mum Lynn told us what it meant ...
Like any proud parents Juna and Jag were thrilled when their daughter Jenissa took her first steps. But this joy ...
A bump, fall or even a common cold could result in an emergency hospital admission for three-year-old Jacob.
After a normal pregnancy and labour, Nicola had no reason to worry when she and husband Robert took baby daughter ...
When Giorgia was two weeks old she stopped breathing and was rushed to hospital – the beginning of what turned ...
At a highly distressing time, the hospice was a calm, welcoming place with caring and professional staff.
To young Matt, Senior Health Care Assistants Chelsea Spencer and Darrell Taylor are, people he has fun with.
For Will and Georgina, time at Demelza is time to just be mum and dad.
"I wouldn’t be coping as well as I am without family support worker Zoe"
"Staying at Demelza essentially gave me my family back. We were able to concentrate on just loving Joshua."
“Just knowing someone was there to give me a break was a great help.”
"Time at Demelza helps build memories. It gives us time to be a family.”
“It’s nice for Kendall. She loves playing with the Demelza nurses.”
"Hallie loves it at Demelza and it is time for us to spend with her brother, Logan."
“It’s something just for him - he comes out relaxed, and it’s given him confidence.”
“Knowing she is safe, knowing if something goes wrong someone will call us, that’s how much we trust Demelza.”
“We always feel welcomed like one of the family, even people who have never met Jensen know his name.”
“We would have had to be in hospital a lot longer if Demelza wasn't here.”
“The confidence they’ve given us as a family has really changed how I deal with day-to-day life.”
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