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Brian’s experiences of hospice day therapy

While Saint Michael’s day therapy patients certainly value being able to attend each week, the activities and crafts they are offered have a significant therapeutic value too. Iona Kerris, Saint Michael’s occupational therapist said: “Giving people a choice of activity at a time when perhaps there is not a lot of choice in their lives, …

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Companies inspired to support local hospice

Local companies have raised thousands of pounds to help local families living with terminal illness and bereavement across the Harrogate District, as part of Saint Michael’s Hospice You’re Inspired competition. The annual ‘Apprentice’ style competition organised by Saint Michael’s Hospice tasked the businesses with raising as much money as possible during the month of October. …

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Katie’s thanks to Harrogate children’s bereavement service as it marks Children’s Grief Awareness Week

A Harrogate children’s bereavement service is being thanked for their support as part of Children’s Grief Awareness Week, which begins today. Katie Lee’s beloved grandma Sue died two years ago and Harrogate children’s bereavement service Just ‘B’ helped make a difference at such a difficult time. Katie’s mum Emma looked around for some support and …

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Colour Rush Competition

Excitement is reaching fever pitch as we edge closer to the kaleidoscope of colour that is the North Yorkshire Colour Rush, due to take place at Ripley Showground on Sunday 27th October 2019. With numbers rising by the day we are keen to make this the biggest Colour Rush yet so we have come up …

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Our ‘You’re Inspired’ competition is well underway

Our 2019 You’re Inspired competition is now well underway and we’re delighted with the support and progress made just 10 days into the challenge. The following local businesses have committed to raise as much as they possibly can for Saint Michael’s Hospice before the end of October and we cannot wait to see who will …

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