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Welcome to our Blog

Here you'll find thoughts from staff, young people and family members. We're covering a range of topics that we think you'll find useful, plus inspiring stories and topics we're really passionate about. You can find out more about what we do as a local charity children's hospice - and current research and up to date advice.

Featured post

What to expect when visiting a children’s hospice

We've put together a list of things we think you'll need to know, advice and information for anyone who's visiting a children's hospice for the first time. Or, if you just want to find out a bit more about us, and what we do!

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Our family stories

You can read our family stories to see how Chestnut Tree House has impacted the lives of so many. All have come directly from our wonderful families who have shared their experience of caring for a child with a life-shortening illness.

Family stories