Dorothy House Hospice Care

Santa and Elf Run

Our much-loved annual festive fun run at the fantastic venue of Bath Spa University! Open to all ages, participants can choose to do the 2.5km route once or twice to make it a 5km run.

43 Days of Christmas

Christmas is of course a precious time for most of us – but when a member of a family has a life-limiting illness it becomes so much more than that. Help pay for some of the extra care we will give to local people over Christmas.

Patients, Carers & Families

Patients, Carers & Families

Whether you are with us as a patient, carer, family member or friend, please be assured that we will give you all the care and support we can. If you have…



We offer a wide range of services across the hospice and this section explores the services, therapies and treatments that may be available to patients and their families on referral.…

Get involved

Get involved

There are so many ways that you can get involved and support our patients and their families. Whether it is volunteering for us in one of over 40 different roles…


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Alone at Christmas

December 6, 2019, by Alistair McIntyre

Help us win a share of £1 million!

December 5, 2019, by Alistair McIntyre
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Take part in our Day Patient Services online survey

November 27, 2019, by Matt Carter

Upcoming events

Head and shoulders portrait of CJ Wheeler

CJ's story

CJ was just 22 when he received a devastating diagnosis. His Mum, Juliet, takes up the story and told us what Dorothy House means to her, and why. 'Five friends…