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Dorothy’s Tea Party Launched

March 28, 2017, by Matt Carter in News

This week, we’re  launching a new fundraising initiative called ‘Dorothy’s Tea Party.’   The whole community are invited to get involved by either hosting or attending a Dorothy’s Tea Party or coffee morning at home, in their workplace, at the gym or even…

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541 take part in the 2017 Bath Men’s Walk

March 20, 2017, by Matt Carter in News

The fifth annual Bath Men’s Walk was held on Saturday 18 March in aid of Bath Rugby Foundation and Dorothy House Hospice Care. This year 541 men took part in the Walk which means the charities are on track to match last…

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Dotty’s Tea Party at Argyle Street

March 13, 2017, by Matt Carter in Dotty's ShopsNews

The Vitality Bath Half Marathon always has a lovely atmosphere and this year our shop on Argyle Street added to it by having a tea party! The living window display was designed to promote Dorothy’s Tea Party. Shop manager Linda Morgan said:…

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Mammoth 100 mile cycle & Vitality Bath Half Marathon

March 10, 2017, by Anna Richardson in News

Barbara Tollinton, previously from Bromham near Devizes, died of cancer in 2003. She was cared for by Dorothy House Hospice Care at home during the later stages of her illness where she died surrounded by her family. Barbara’s children Hannah and Liam…

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Two Half Marathon Challenges in Two Days

March 10, 2017, by Anna Richardson in News

Two Half Marathon Challenges in Two Days – 11th & 12th March 2017 Louise McDermott from Bath, died of cancer almost four years ago in July 2013 aged only 47 years. She was cared for by Dorothy House Hospice Care during her…

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Amy Williams launches our Soapbox Battle of Bath

March 5, 2017, by Alan Elkington in News

Let the ‘Soapbox Battle of Bath’ commence! – Victoria Park, Sunday 9th July  All Photos by Beata Cosgrove www.beatacosgrovephotography.com We loved meeting Amy Williams this week to launch the first Dorothy House Soapbox Derby. The new corporate family day out will be held on…

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The postcode lottery of End of Life Care

March 1, 2017, by Jenny Steele in News

Today a really important report was published by Baroness Ilora Finlay which highlights the inequity of end of life care that is provided around the UK. We asked Wayne De Leeuw who is our Executive Clinical Lead for Community Services to give…

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Providing a safe space for families

February 26, 2017, by Jenny Steele in News

What happens when you receive a terminal diagnosis? How do you and your family cope and what help is available to you? Here Anne Montague explores the work of the Family Support Team (FST) and focus on the counselling support offered to…

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