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Hospices The Answer to Hospital Crises say Seven in Ten People

Hampshire, Dec. 12, 2017 – Nearly three quarters of UK adults (73 per cent) say hospice services should be used more to help relieve the pressure on hospitals according to newly released findings of a survey published today by the charity Hospice UK. And less than half of adults in the UK (47 per cent) […]

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What The Rosemary Foundation’s Lights of Remembrance service means to one volunteer

What The Rosemary Foundation’s Lights of Remembrance service means to one volunteer

On Sunday, November 26th 2017, The Rosemary Foundation will hold its annual Lights of Remembrance Service to give friends and relatives the opportunity to dedicate a light in memory of a loved one. Barbara Toms became a voluntary administrator for The Rosemary Foundation ten years ago, shortly after the death of her partner Ash, in […]

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Hospice services are still misunderstood by the general public

Hospice services are still misunderstood by the general public

Nearly a third of UK adults (31 per cent) think hospice care is only available in a hospice building, according to a recent survey. And fewer than half of adults in the UK (45 per cent) know that hospice care is also made available at home by organisations like The Rosemary Foundation. In fact only a […]

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Autumn 2017 Newsletter

Autumn 2017 Newsletter

Download or read our latest newsletter online here, marking the 20th Year of the Rosemary Foundation in the community. If you would like to receive news from The Rosemary Foundation via email, please complete our subscription form.  

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Donation from Waterlooville Good Neighbours

Donation from Waterlooville Good Neighbours

We were thrilled recently to receive a cheque for £500 from Simon Molyneux of Waterlooville Good Neighbours Group in recognition of the work carried out by our nurses in the area we cover. In presenting the cheque Simon (pictured here by Michel Focard, together with some of our nurses) said: “The Waterlooville, Purbrook and Cowplain […]

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Emsworth to Basingstoke Relay – Saturday 20 May 2017

Emsworth to Basingstoke Relay – Saturday 20 May 2017

A big Thank you to all the runners and organisers for raising funds for The Rosemary Foundation with Saturday’s annual Emsworth to Basingstoke Relay.

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The Great Fishing Match Game is being launched this weekend to support The Rosemary Foundation

The Great Fishing Match Game is being launched this weekend to support The Rosemary Foundation

                     A brand new family board game about to hit the table tops of Britain will hold a launch to raise money for The Rosemary Foundation. The Great Fishing Match game is due to be launched at Langrish House near Petersfield from 6.15pm to 9pm on Saturday, […]

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20th Anniversary & Other Events

20th Anniversary & Other Events

The Rosemary Foundation thanks its supporters for a wonderful Christmas Christmas is a very busy time for everyone, so it was fantastic to see so many of our helpers and supporters willing to go the extra mile and help raise money for The Rosemary Foundation. We would like to say a big “thank you” to […]

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Solent Metal Detecting Club donate £500 to The Rosemary Foundation

Solent Metal Detecting Club donate £500 to The Rosemary Foundation

The Solent Metal Detecting Club are great supporters of The Rosemary Foundation and were pleased to make another donation of £500 at The Rosemary Foundation’s Christmas Fayre at East Meon on 28th November. The accompanying photograph shows the Chairman and Treasurer of the Club making the presentation to four of our nurses. The Rosemary Foundation […]

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