Jayne, Joanna and Colin have now postponed the second stage of their journey from Lands End to John O’Groats until April/May 2020 to allow time to recover from injuries – here’s a photo from their first leg. We can’t wait to hear their plans for the Bristol to John O’Groats leg in the new year. Keep pedaling team! You can find their Just Giving page here
A big thank you to all our amazing volunteers who came to support us at The Royal Cornwall Show last week. We had an incredible time fundraising and raising awareness about Penhaligon’s Friends at the show, despite the weather! Also thank you to Hill Crest Nurseries for the beautiful flowers you kindly donated for our marquee, to our talented volunteer for her beautiful hand painted remembrance candles and bottles and to Absolute Canvas for the amazing and strong marquee!!
We have now set some new dates for our Level 1 & 2 training starting in June 2019. These courses are suitable for any professionals who might come into contact with bereaved children in the course of their work, volunteers and those wanting to gain an understanding of how best to support bereaved children. Places book up fast, so please get in touch if you’d like to book a place. You can find out more details here or get in touch with the office on 01209 210624.
We will be running our Childhood Loss and Grief Level 1 & Level 2 Training again at the start of 2019. These courses are suitable for any professionals who might come into contact with bereaved children in the course of their work, volunteers and those wanting to gain an understanding of how best to support bereaved children. Places book up fast, so please get in touch if you’d like to book a place. You can find out more details here or get in touch with the office on 01209 210624.
Look out for us on BBC Spotlight tomorrow from 6.30pm and on the national Children in Need program later in the evening. The later program will feature a very moving short film about two young people that we’ve supported here in Cornwall. If you would like to support our work in Cornwall please text PENH10 £10 to 70070.
Penhaligon’s Friends is a Cornish children’s charity which is entirely reliant on grants and donations to enable it to provide much needed bereavement support for children and families throughout Cornwall. We are incredibly grateful for any donations, however small. If you’d like to donate £10 please simply text PENH10 £10 to 70070.
Huge thanks to the Tremorvah Bonfire Committee who put on a fantastic display of fireworks and bonfire on 5th November 2018. We are incredibly grateful for their donation and for their ongoing support. Thank you!
Ladies….a fun night out with a difference! Why not pop along to the Ladies Charity night in St Just on Friday 30th November from 8pm at the St Just Rugby Club, funds raised from the evening will be coming to us at Penhaligon’s Friends! Click here for more information…