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What’s On June 2018

What’s On June 2018

As you will be aware from last month’s newsletter June is a busy month for those organising events on behalf of The Rosemary Foundation, including our own nurses who are holding their annual Tea-Party on Saturday 23rd June – which is also the date of our 21st anniversary. Firstly however, a big ‘THANK YOU’ to […]

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The Rosemary Foundation in 2017: Hospice Care Services in numbers

Last year, The Rosemary Foundation saw a 10% annual increase in new patient assessments and took on 213 new hospice care patients. The average length of hospice care services given to a patient was 50 days. During 2017, our nursing and care support staff: Made 5,030 individual visits to patients (averaging 14 a day) Spent […]

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What’s On May 2018

What’s On May 2018

April has been a busy month for The Rosemary Foundation, with several varied events including a walk in Liss Forest, which was very well attended, and Solent Renegades Car Club having their opening event of the year in Portsmouth – both raising money for The Rosemary Foundation. To keep up to date with future fundraising […]

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Petersfield man takes dog for 100-mile walk to raise money for “Hospice at Home” charity

Petersfield man takes dog for 100-mile walk to raise money for “Hospice at Home” charity

[Charity Release, Petersfield] One man and his dog will be going more than the extra mile to raise money for a Petersfield charity in a two-day endurance test along the South Downs Way. Mike Cantan, 29, who runs Animal Crackers pet food store in Petersfield will take part in the 100-mile “Since 1664 Yomp” charity […]

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What’s On April 2018

What’s On April 2018

  A Thank You, An Invitation, what’s happening in April and a Reminder Firstly a big THANK YOU to all those who joined us last Saturday in East Meon for our Easter Fayre and giant Easter Egg tombola. Saturday March 24th 10:00-12.30 pm East Meon Village Hall Easter Craft Fayre Craft and Gift Stalls, Tombola, […]

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A starry night: The Magic of Christmas gift

A starry night: The Magic of Christmas gift

It was a (fittingly) starry night in December 2017, that an eager crowd wound its way along the torchlit paths of Bedales school, Petersfield, to be thoroughly entertained by the 50-strong Emsworth Concert Band. The event raised over £2,700 shared equally by The Rosemary Foundation and Nyewood’s Henry Warren Hall, and the quality on show […]

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Fundraising Events For 2018

Fundraising Events For 2018

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A Christmas gift for our nurses at The Rosemary Foundation

A Christmas gift for our nurses at The Rosemary Foundation

Our volunteers and supporters at The Rosemary Foundation have just enjoyed one of our most successful Christmas periods, raising over £8,000 through selling cards and holding events. We sold 980 packs of our Christmas Cards through a variety of outlets and Christmas events with only 20 packs remaining, which will be sold next Christmas (only […]

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Barbara’s Retirement Party

Barbara’s Retirement Party

I was invited to attend a training session at Langrish House yesterday only to discover a room full of wonderful people who I had worked with over the years.  I was quite overcome by the warmth and kindness shown to me by so many!  Dr Patricia Golding and Julie were very generous in their summing up […]

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Rosemary Foundation ‘Whats On’ Guide

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Let’s remember that Christmas is also the season for giving, so whether you are planning on sharing it with loved ones or family and friends; cast your eyes over our festive round-up of charity events this month from our local fundraisers in aid of The Rosemary Foundation. […]

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