Demelza Hospice Care for Children, Kent

It’s About Life.


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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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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.

Sam Warburton visits Demelza Eltham 14 Mar

Rugby star Sam Warburton visits our south east London children’s hospice

Rugby Legend Sam Warburton OBE “instantly fell in love” with Demelza when he visited families in our care on Tuesday ...

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Demelza Hospice Care for Children 20 Years Anniversary 07 Mar

Thank you Barbara!

This month we bid farewell to volunteer Barbara Derham who has dedicated 20 years to Demelza

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Sam Warburton Demelza 28 Feb

Rugby legend supports Demelza in exciting testimonial year

We are delighted to announce that rugby legend, Sam Warburton OBE, has chosen to support Demelza.

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Demelza Younger Siblings Group 22 Feb

Younger siblings group enjoy outward bound adventures

Building dens, making campfires and toasting marshmallows proved a hit for our Younger Siblings Group during half term.

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Demelza Easter Egg Hunt 30Mar

Easter Egg Hunt - 2018

Join us for our second Easter Egg Hunt on Friday 30 March 2018!

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Demelza Brighton Marathon 15Apr

Brighton Marathon

Applications for Brighton Marathon have now closed, however if you have managed to secure your own place and would like ...

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Virgin Money London Marathon 22Apr

Virgin Money London Marathon

Join #TeamDemelza at the most popular marathon in the world!

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Demelza 101 02May

Demelza 101 - Sittingbourne to Paris

2018 will see 100 cyclists take on the trip of a lifetime from our Sittingbourne hospice to the spectacular backdrop ...

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Bubble Rush Brighton 2018 20May

Bubble Rush Brighton 2018

Bubble Brighton is back but in a new venue for 2018!

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London 2 Brighton Challenge 26May

London 2 Brighton Challenge

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Demelza Wing Walj 02Jun

Wing Walk - June

Become a part of #TeamDemelza in 2018 and 'Wing It' for Demelza!

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Demelza Pedal For A Purpose 03Jun

Pedal for a Purpose 2018

Pedal for a Purpose is back for its 4th year! With a new location and a few changes to the ...

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Demelza Sky Dive June 2018 10Jun

Sky Dive - June 2018

Are you looking for your next adrenalin fuelled challenge, then why not Sky Dive for Demelza!

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Demelza British 10k 15Jul

British 10k

Join #TeamDemelza on this iconic 10k route past the nation's favourite landmarks.

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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.


16th February 2018 Lotto

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Demelza Christmas Appeal 2017

Lucy's Last Christmas: Demelza Christmas Appeal

Lucy loved Christmas. She enjoyed putting up the tree, singing carols and putting the carrot out for the reindeer.

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