Volunteers at Alice House Hospice are involved in every way, from Patient care to Fundraising, Retail Shops to Admin, Finance to Catering and Gardening and Hen Keeping.
A local business and patron of Alice House, J & B Recycling have pledged to sponsor one of the charity’s most loved events for the second consecutive year.
The waste management company, based on Thomlinson Road are once again backing the annual Moonlight Walk, where people raise sponsorship to walk from the Museum of the Royal Navy to Seaton Carew Golf Club and back.
Hospice UK has welcomed the Government’s pledge for extra short-term financial support for charitable hospices in England in recognition of the challenges they are facing.
"We are especially pleased that the Prime Minister and Matt Hancock have committed to working with us all to agree more sustainable hospice funding in the future."
2020 will mark 40 years since Alice House Hospice was founded by local mum of four, Alice Bendle.
Alice House Hospice would not be what it is today if it hadn’t been for the vision and determination of Alice. In 1969, the 59-year-old was undergoing a routine hospital operation when doctors told her she may die.
Did you know that you can support Alice House Hospice when you shop or sell on eBay thanks to the eBay for Charity program.
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