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The hospice nursed all of us, not just our dad

Kay Sewell's father, who was a retired asphalter, had a diagnosis of dementia and was supported by hospice nurse Lisa Morris at the end of his life, aged 83. Now, Kay is keen to support her local hospice whenever she can, and is encouraging people to take part in a Twilight Walk in Blackheath on 29 ...READ MORE

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Help St Christopher’s become Charity of the Year

The winning charity will be decided by a public vote, so please cast your vote and help us to spread the word. The three charity finalists will be announced in October with the winner being announced at the ceremony on November. Here’s the link: https://www.justgiving.com/forms/awards/2018/ ...READ MORE

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Support our Learning Hub!

We were thrilled to mark the start of building works on the new Learning Hub with a ground-breaking ceremony on 22 June 2018. The occasion also marked what would have been the 100th birthday of our founder, Dame Cicely Saunders, a fitting day to hold this exciting event. Our ambition fo ...READ MORE

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Achievements 2018

LEWISHAM’S HOSPICE We’re now the sole provider of community palliative care in Lewisham; meaning we’re the local hospice for the borough. FESTIVAL FUN St Christopher’s staff and volunteers gave up their weekend to help members of our Young Adults Group realise their dream of ...READ MORE

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Message from our Joint Chief Executives

We’re pleased to share that we’re now the hospice serving residents across Lewisham and have started a new, volunteer-driven service known as Living Well at Home. This service supports people like Gladys to remain independent and mobile at home. 'you may have already read or heard about ou ...READ MORE

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Living and dying with Pride

Together we wanted to spread the message that hospice services are for everyone, whenever they are needed, and whatever someone’s background. It was a fabulous day and our efforts were even supported by London Mayor, Sadiq Khan. ...READ MORE

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Living Well at Home

In its first 12 months, 123 people have benefitted from our Living Well at Home service which helps people to remain independent, achieve their goals and improve their lives. The service is led by the Rehabilitation Team but relies on the time and skills of volunteers to support patien ...READ MORE

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The ride of a lifetime

In June 2017, 52 riders took on the challenge of cycling from London to Paris and raised an incredible £222,000. Darren Walker was one of these resolute riders and, having enjoyed it so much, was first in line to sign up for the London to Amsterdam ride in 2019. Darren is riding in memory o ...READ MORE

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Twilight Walk

For the first time ever St Christopher’s is teaming up with our neighbours, Greenwich and Bexley Community Hospice, to put on a spectacular sponsored Twilight Walk! The five mile circular route from Blackheath Common will take in iconic landmarks, including the Cutty Sark, and we’re urging yo ...READ MORE

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Calling all bargain hunters!

[caption id="attachment_13199" align="alignright" width="188"] Del picked up a whole outfit in our Dulwich Shop![/caption] Whether you’re decorating your house, looking for a new outfit or after a good book, St Christopher’s shops have something for everyone. The best bit? You can shop knowin ...READ MORE