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August 13th, 2020

Last Day to Apply!

We are looking for someone to join us as our ‘Family Services Lead’. All of our team, both staff and volunteers, are dedicated to the work of Penhaligon’s Friends. They have amazing personalities and they all truly care for those they work with – and each other.

If you think you have what it takes to manage our Family Services Team, and the support provided by the charity, then we would be delighted to hear from you.  Applications for our Family Services Lead need to be received by 10am tomorrow (Friday 14th August 2020).

You can find all of the details here.

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July 21st, 2020

We Are Recruiting!

 

We are looking for someone to join us as our ‘Family Services Lead’.

All of our team, both staff and volunteers, are dedicated to the work of Penhaligon’s Friends. They have amazing personalities and they all truly care for those they work with – and each other.

If you think you have what it takes to manage our Family Services Team, and the support provided by the charity, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

You will find the full details and application form on our website here. Please take time to have a look at all the details to see if you fit with what we are looking for.

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July 15th, 2020

Penhaligon’s Friends is having a Fun Fundraising Dog Show

Penhaligon’s Friends is having a Fun Fundraising Dog Show.  From 27th July to 8th August you will be able to share a doggy photo and enter one of the ten classes: Funniest Dog; Bad Hair Day; Best Dressed; Cutest Puppy; Best Hat; Laziest Dog; Best Dancer; Best Smile; Owner Dog Lookalike; and finally, Over the Rainbow, in memory of those dogs no longer with us.

To enter check out our Facebook page here

Entry is free but donations may be made on here or Text DOG to 70470 to donate £3 (Texts cost £3 plus one standard rate message)

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June 15th, 2020

Remembering on Father’s Day

Making a memory lantern is a great activity for Father’s Day.

You can find the instructions here.

You can find the template here, if you aren’t able to print you can just make your own version.

 

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May 13th, 2020

Jude’s Marathon

Jude, age 5, has taken inspiration from Captain Tom and is aiming to complete a marathon throughout May. He is running an average of 1 mile a day and is asking for donations to our charity as his mum, Lauren, is one of our lovely volunteers! He has already surpassed his target of £250, if you can support his challenge please do contribute! Visit Justgiving and search for Lauren Gent, or follow the link on our Facebook page.

 

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April 7th, 2020

Supporting Bereaved Children During the Coronavirus Outbreak

We realise that experiencing a death during this unsettling time, from any cause of death, will be even harder to manage. Please take time to have a look at the advice we have put together on supporting bereaved children….

Supporting children with bereavement during COVID19 situation

Children’s guide to coronavirus

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March 22nd, 2020

Still open during the Coronavirus Pandemic

Still open!

The team at Penhaligon’s Friends continue to offer support to bereaved children and young people throughout Cornwall.

However, our service may look a little different, for example we are not offering face to face contact at this time.

Our staff are following current advice and working safely.

 

If you need support please call our usual number 01209 215889 or email enquiries@penhaligonsfriends.org.uk

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March 17th, 2020

Support Bereaved Children by Shopping Online

Time to save on those household bills? Raise donations of up to £17 per utility when you compare and save with @GiveasyouLive Online.

It’s free
There’s a handy app
There are over 4,400 stores!

Click here to save on your household bills

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March 5th, 2020

Helston Rotary Club donate £2,000 to Penhaligon’s Friends

It’s Thank You Thursday and today huge thanks go to Helston Rotary Club who donated £2,000 to support work with bereaved children and young people throughout Cornwall.

The club raised £1661.80 at their annual Carol Singing and kindly topped this up to £2,000 out of the club funds.

Pictured is Helston Rotary Club Vice President Amanda Boxer handing over the cheque to Fundraising & Communications Officer Jerry Drew

 

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February 28th, 2020

Become a Penhaligon’s Pal and support our work with bereaved children

As part of our 25th anniversary celebrations, we are launching “Penhaligon’s Pals”, a scheme where people in the community commit to give £5 a month or more to support our work.

Each “Penhaligon’s Pal” will receive a monthly “Thank you” email on behalf of one of the children that we support, and know that the support they give helps hundreds of children and young people throughout Cornwall each year.

Click PALS for more information.

 

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