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Ashgate Hospice - our aim is to enable people with life-limiting illnesses to have access to appropriate professional assistance and care. We are a charitable organisation based in Chesterfield and need to raise over £2.7 million every year, find out how you can help?

Ashgate Hospice

Ashgate Hospice is an independent registered charity (charity number 700636) that provides specialist palliative care (care to relieve pain rather than cure), both in the Hospice and community settings, for adults in North Derbyshire. The needs of the patients, their families, friends and carers are fundamental to the philosophy of the Hospice.

 


 

Our aim is to enable people with life-limiting illnesses to have access to appropriate professional assistance and care and to help patients achieve the best possible quality of life in accordance with their wishes. We do not charge patients for the services we provide.

 


 

Ashgate Hospice has a full range of services provided by a multi-disciplinary team led by two Consultants in Palliative Medicine and includes: -

 

  • Doctors

 

  • Nurses

 

  • Physiotherapists

 

  • Occupational Therapists

 

  • Social Workers

 

  • Lymphoedema Team

 

  • Hospital-Based Nurses

 

  • Home Care

 

  • Bereavement Service and Chaplains

 


 

The clinical team work together with a support team consisting of: -

 

  • Caterers

 

  • Stewards

 

  • Housekeepers

 

  • Drivers

 

  • Groundsmen

 

  • Administrative

 

  • Finance

 

  • Fundraising staff

 

These teams all come together to provide the excellent, specialised service that we are renowned for. Ashgate Hospice also provides education, training, support and advice in palliative care to health workers in the community.

 


 

Ashgate Hospice employs 130 staff in clinical and support positions helped by 200 volunteers who assist at Ashgate Hospice, the charity shops, and in fundraising.



How Much Do We Need To Raise?


It costs Ashgate Hospice nealy £5 million a year to provide these valuable services, of which £2.7 million needs to be raised purely through voluntary contributions and fundraising.

Ashgate Hospice offers a number of ways for everyone to help, including: -

 

  • Exciting events

 

  • Regular giving

 

  • Payroll giving

 

  • Volunteer opportunities

 

  • Shops

 

  • Lottery

 

And much more!

 


 

Without the help of local people, groups and companies, Ashgate Hospice would simply not be able to continue providing its vital services to the community. Without your help, Ashgate Hospice would simply not be able continue providing its vital services to local people.



What Can You Do To Help?


Ashgate Hospice relies greatly on the generosity of the general public to ensure our vital services continue to be provided. Whether you decide to make a cash donation, give regularly, leave a gift to Ashgate Hospice in your Will or support Ashgate Hospice with a fundraising event, your support is greatly appreciated. There are many other ways you can help too, including joining our Lottery and being in with the chance of winning £1,000 each week, visiting one of our charity shops, donating your good quality unwanted items, getting your company involved by having a collecting box or joining in one of our fun days, to even following us on social networking sites including Facebook and Twitter, see the links to the side.

For up to date news on the latest events, keep an eye out on thebestof Chesterfield.



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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

I love Ashgate Hospice and all the wonderful support they give to Chesterfield and it's families! Where would we be without you? Keep up the excellent fundraising efforts and you will always have our support!

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Friendly staff, good + tidy layout, a place you want to go back to.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Helpful and friendly staff, a very good selection of quality items.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Well set out, clean & fresh, Friendly staff, a joy to shop there!

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

It is a lovely, well laid out shops. Good to browse in. Good quality merchandise, well displayed.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Stock is so well displayed it's hard to realise it's a CHARITY SHOP - everything looks so new.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

I can never say thank you enough to everyone at Ashgate Hospice. Their work & level of caring is beyond comparison. They truly are 'The Best'. 'Thank you' x

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Ashgate by Design; Friendly staff and good quality goods.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

I love them because it's a lovely atmosphere when you go in.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Ashgate Hospice Staveley are very friendly and cheerful, staff are very helpful.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

We are so lucky to have Ashgate on our doorsteps and I am amazed at how much they need to fundraise every year just to function. The shops are an ideal way to show my support and catch a bargain.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

I would never usually dream of shopping in a charity shop but I must say, I was pleasently surprised and will certainly go back. Ashgate is such a worthy cause too!

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

The shop is very good and the staff are polite at all times.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

I have worked as a volunteer for a few years and it is a lovely atmosphere in the shops and everyone is so committed to working for a great cause.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

I shop on a Thursday at Staveley and Chris and Cheryl are the nicest and welcoming person's you could wish for, credit to the shop.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

During the 13years I have worked, have enjoyed it very much and love meeting people and passing the time of day with them.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

During the 13 years I have worked, have enjoyed it very much and love meeting different people and passing the time of day with them.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Ashgate Hospice Bakewell Shop Lovely people, lovely shop, always helpful, always cheerie!

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

i lost my mum 9 months ago at ashgate. i carnt thank them enough for the way they looked after mum. and supported us. its never easy loosing some1 we love but it made it a little easier having them by our side all the way. the after care they gave dad was also brill help him to cope again. you are all worth your weight in gold. i glad i could give mums things to the shops to help put back into something that helped her the way ashgate did. love to you all

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

i lost my mum 9 months ago at ashgate. i carnt thank them enough for the way they looked after mum. and supported us. its never easy loosing some1 we love but it made it a little easier having them by our side all the way. the after care they gave dad was also brill help him to cope again. you are all worth your weight in gold. i glad i could give mums things to the shops to help put back into something that helped her the way ashgate did. love to you all

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Always helpful and for a good cuase. Freindly atmosphere. A pleasure to call there.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Friendly, warm staff and always helpful.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

I can get some lovely things and also spen my boyfriends money! Plus the staff are very helpful.

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

I absolutely love visiting Ashgates Charity Shops. The staff are always friendly and you can always be sure of a bargain! To know you are supporting a great cause, just makes it even better!

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In February 2012, said about Ashgate Hospice

Great, friendly staff, nicely laid out, clean and tidy shop.

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Desperately Seeking Marshalls for the Ashgate Hospice Midnight Walk

Desperately Seeking Marshalls for the Ashgate Hospice Midnight Walk

  • 14th June 2013
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Marshalls are urgently required for the Ashgate Hospice Midnight Walk which will be taking place on Saturday 22nd June to Sunday 23rd June...

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Join the Midnight Walk in Aid of Ashgate Hospice

Join the Midnight Walk in Aid of Ashgate Hospice

  • 7th June 2013
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The Midnight Walk is back - and for the first time, we are inviting men to join in the fun too!

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Get Involved and Support Your Wonderful Ashgate Hospice this Festive Period

Get Involved and Support Your Wonderful Ashgate Hospice this Festive Period

  • 21st November 2012
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Christmas isn’t too far away and below are just some ideas on how you can get involved and support Ashgate Hospice over the next few weeks and for Christmas...

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During the Summer of Sport the Big Fat Sports Ball Proved a Huge Success

During the Summer of Sport the Big Fat Sports Ball Proved a Huge Success

  • 11th October 2012
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Sisters Denise James and Elaine Mason and 4 friends put on an amazing Big Fat Sports Ball at B2Net Stadium on 7th July with over 200 people donning Red, White & Blue.

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Ashgate Hospice Furniture Store and Bedroom Centre

Ashgate Hospice Furniture Store and Bedroom Centre

  • 2nd October 2012
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The new Donation Centre and newly refurbished Furniture Store and Bedroom Centre was officially opened at 6.00pm on Monday 1st October by Chesterfield's very own Matt Smith (Dr Who) look-alike!

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Ashgate Hospice Charity Shops

Ashgate Hospice Charity Shops

  • 27th March 2012
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A really easy way, everyone can support Ashgate Hospice is either by donating or shopping in one of their many charity shops.

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Send a letter from Santa and support Ashgate Hospice

Send a letter from Santa and support Ashgate Hospice

  • 24th November 2011
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We all know how busy Santa is during the run up to Christmas, but he still loves to find time to write letters to children all over the world!

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Order your Ashgate Hospice Charity Christmas Cards now

Order your Ashgate Hospice Charity Christmas Cards now

  • 2nd November 2011
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There is a fantastic range of Christmas Cards on offer for you to purchase now, in support of Ashgate Hospice this year.

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Ashgate Hospice Celebrates First Ever National Hospice Care Week

Ashgate Hospice Celebrates First Ever National Hospice Care Week

  • 5th October 2011
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Ashgate Hospice is joining forces with hospices across the UK to launch the first ever Hospice Care Week.

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Support Ashgate Hospice in whichever way you can!!

Support Ashgate Hospice in whichever way you can!!

  • 12th September 2011
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There are many ways you can help Ashgate Hospice........

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Ashgate Hospice Angels!!

Ashgate Hospice Angels!!

  • 6th April 2011
  • Author: Emma T
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Last week I had the greatest pleasure of meeting 2 of Ashgates Angels, Emily and Rebecca part of the fundraising team at Ashgate Hospice.

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    Ashgate Road,
    Old Brampton,
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