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Twilight Walk 2019: Sunshine, sparkles and smashing supporters! Twilight Walkers

We can’t believe it’s all over for this year, but what a night to remember! Over 750 walkers and runners met at The Maer in Exmouth in July to walk in memory of loved ones and to raise funds for our patients and their families. So far a whopping £42,000...

Devon businesses enjoy a sunny day of golf to raise money for Hospiscare
Posted by on July 26th 2019 in Featured, General
The committee

The sun shone brightly the 15th Marnie Burgoyne Memorial Golf Day earlier this month when 50 teams, many from local businesses, took to the fairways at Exeter Golf & Country Club and helped to raise a fantastic £16,717 for local charity Hospiscare.

The day is organised by a committee of volunteers...

"Seeing the look on her face is what makes it all worth it."
Posted by on July 12th 2019 in Featured, General
Hospiscare volunteer Anne

  Volunteer Care Navigator Anne works one-on-one with Hospiscare patients. We asked her what it's like volunteering for Hospiscare.

"I’ve been volunteering at Hospiscare for a number of years now – it’s even been a while since I got my five year badge!

"I’d worked in the care sector most of my life, and I...

Candles on the Canal: Family, Live Music and a Time to Remember… Frances and her family - from left to right Jake, Kerry, Frances, Carla and Dan

Candles on the Canal is a new event hosted by local charity Hospiscare. Its purpose is to bring hundreds of local people together for a relaxed and uplifting evening in memory of loved ones who have died, taking place on Saturday 21 September from 4:30pm. Everyone is welcome regardless of...

How to cope with grief on Father's Day
Posted by on June 11th 2019 in Featured, General
How to cope with grief on Father's Day


When it feels like everyone around you is buying cards, writing Father's Day messages on social media or spending time with parents, how do you cope if you're grieving the loss of your dad? 

Everyone grieves differently and will find different things challenging or comforting. It may be that not all...