Ashgate Hospicecare’s Markovitz Sparkle Night Walk postponed until September

Since receiving news of the Coronavirus outbreak, Ashgate Hospicecare has followed all health guidelines and introduced sensible and precautionary plans to ensure patients and their families, staff, volunteers and the wider community are kept safe during this difficult time.   The Markovitz Sparkle Night Walk was due to take place on Saturday 11th July 2020. However, the hospice has decided to postpone […]

Ashgate Hospicecare moves non-clinical staff off site and restricts external visitors to keep end of life patients safe from coronavirus

Ashgate Hospicecare is implementing precautionary measures including enabling most of the hospice’s non–clinical staff to work remotely and stopping any non–essential visitors from coming to the hospice at Old Brampton as it works to reduce the risk of coronavirus to its end of life patients, staff, volunteers and the wider community.  Services at the hospice will continue to be delivered to ensure the hospice is providing vital care for patients […]

Transforming our three bedded bays into nine individual bedrooms

Please pardon our appearance whilst we get ready to make nine new individual bedrooms. We have exciting plans to turn our three bedded bays into nine individual, beautiful, modern and private bedrooms which will allow us to care for more people, cut waiting lists and allow patients and families much-needed privacy. Please excuse us for […]

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Ashgate Hospicecare officially unveil new Garden Room and Dementia Friendly Courtyard thanks to a generous donation from the Westfield Health Charitable Trust

Last week, Ashgate Hospicecare officially opened the doors to their brand new dementia friendly courtyard and garden room thanks to the amazing generosity of the Westfield Health Charitable Trust. The new garden room provides a homely sanctuary to patients and their families who want a non-clinical, modern space to spend precious time together. The garden […]

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104 year old gets tattoo in aid of Derbyshire hospice

One of Derbyshire’s oldest men has entered the history books – by having a tattoo for his 104th birthday! Jack Reynolds, who hit headlines in summer 2014 when he became the oldest Brit to brave the ice bucket challenge, achieved his goal yesterday when he became the oldest man in the world to get their […]

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Wilson Field has dress down day to raise funds for Ashgate Hospicecare

Generous employees at Wilson Field dressed down to help a Derbyshire hospice provide much needed day care services. Staff at the Sheffield insolvency practitioners heard about Chesterfield-based Ashgate Hospicecare through former colleague Sharon Stenton. Proceeds from a staff dress down day were donated to the hospice, with the company bosses topping up the donation to […]