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.

Devon Mansion for sale to raise funds for Demelza 18 Apr

Devon mansion for sale to raise funds for Demelza Hospice Care for Children

An anonymous millionaire is selling his Devon mansion to help raise funds for Demelza Hospice Care for Children.

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Demelza Music Therapy 29 Mar

Tuning in to the power of music

Everyone knows that hearing a certain song can instantly lift their mood, while another tune will bring a tear to ...

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Philip Martin Demelza 26 Mar

A good meal makes a big difference

The kitchen is often described as the heart of a home, and that’s certainly the case at Demelza. .

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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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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-garden-thumb 16Jun

Blooming Good Garden - Demelza Kent 2018

Come and see our beautiful gardens at our Sittingbourne Hospice.

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Demelza Solstice Swim 23Jun

Solstice Swim - Swim against the Sun

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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.


30th March 2018 Superdraw

Apr 3, 2018, 09:39 AM
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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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