Whether you’re living with a life-limiting illness, caring for someone who is, or grieving the death of a loved one, we’re here to help.To reach our main reception at the hospice, please call 01246 568801
There are lots of ways you can support us and help make a difference.
We are here for the people of North Derbyshire and beyond.
Shopping with us or donating items for us to sell helps fund our compassionate care.
Holding an Ashley Bear’s picnic is the perfect way to raise money for your local hospice as a family. It’s simple and flexible. You could head to your local park, keep it small in your garden or even have it in your living room if the weather isn’t on your side.
Why not make it a bigger occasion by inviting your children’s friends? And of course, their favourite teddy bears too!
To raise money at your event, you could:
Extra ideas! Once you’ve enjoyed the picnic, there are plenty of things you can do to keep the kids entertained:
On the day of your picnic, pop your food and drink, picnic rug and teddy bears in a bag. Then head out of the door to find your perfect picnic spot to enjoy your delicious picnic and the teddy bear activities.
This fundraising idea is brilliant for nurseries and primary schools, as well as Rainbow and Brownie units.