Nicola (left) and Chloe
The angel wing bracelet that Nicola wears to remain close to Chloe

Nicola's marathon challenge in memory of best friend Chloe

A Chester teacher is planning to run the London Marathon in memory of Chloe Farrell to thank Hope House and Ty Gobaith for all the support we have given her family and friends. As Nicola Jackson crosses the finish line on April 28th she will be thinking of her best friend Chloe and the way she encouraged her during her training for her first Half Marathon in Chester back in 2017. “I’d started running the year before and only managed 0.8 of a  ...

Calling all Co-op members!

We're delighted to be one of the charities that will benefit from the Co-op membership scheme in the two Oswestry Co-op stores (Victoria Road and Cabin Lane). If you're not already a Co-op member you can sign up for free here and not only will you receive points on your shopping, but every time you shop Co-op will donate 1% of what you spend on Co-op branded food products and selected services to the charities these stores are supporting, like  ...

Adam's Graduation Photo

Adam's Graduation is an inspiration to us all

Staff and children here at Hope House have been helping an inspirational young man to celebrate graduating from college while coping with a life-threatening condition. Adam, who is now 21 and has been coming to Hope House for respite care since he was just three years old,  studied for three years at Shrewsbury Colleges Group to graduate with an HND in Computing, Game Design and Development. Completing the course was a huge achievement  ...

Some of our long-serving staff who received their awards from Chair of Trustees Steve Henly (centre) are (l-r) Karen Murray, Louise Bowen, Simi Epstein, Lyn Jones and Alison Marsh.

Staff celebrate 20 years with Hope House Children's Hospice

Nine members of our fantastic team at Hope House have been presented with long service awards. Chair of Trustees Steve Henly thanked them for their dedication and said their commitment was greatly appreciated. “Their work as a team enables Hope House to provide vital care and support and counselling to hundreds of families across Shropshire, Powys, Cheshire and North Wales that are caring for a terminally ill child or who have been bereaved,”  ...

Mile End Golf Club presenting their cheque to Hope House Fundraiser, Lynsey
Carden Park Golf Club presenting their cheque to Hope House Fundraiser, Hannah 
Euro Gold presenting their cheque to Hope House Fundraiser, Hannah

Thank you to our golfing hereos!

It was a busy fundraising time for golfers last year supporting Hope House! Amongst the golf clubs that supported us were Carden Park and Mile End Golf club. We were chosen by both as their 2018 captain’s charity. Special thanks goes to captains Nigel and Therese at Carden Park for raising £15,800 and to Mile End Golf Club who have been supporting Hope House every year since before we were even open and for raising over £1800 during 2018. We  ...

We’re flying the world and exploring space thanks to an incredible gift!

Children staying for respite care at Hope House are learning to fly like eagles and explore the world from on high, thanks to an amazing gift of specialist technology from the Lifelites children’s charity. We are one of the first hospices in the country to receive the Virtual Reality (VR) technology which, via a special headset, enables children to fly all around the world for a bird’s eye view of cities like Paris and Beijing and to soar into  ...

Harlie, who delivered Christmas hampers with books, food and toys for children at Hope House

A festive thank you from Hope House & Ty Gobaith!

A huge thank you to all the generous companies and supporters who gave donated to Hope House & Ty Gobaith over the festive period. The children and families were delighted with deliveries of toys, food and generous donations to fund our vital work.  Thanks so much to:  The British Ironworks Centre for inviting the children at Hope House for a special visit to their magical Santa's grotto.  Chloe Elizabeth Dance Company for  ...

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