Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice supports around 300 local children with life shortening conditions and their families in West Yorkshire. However in the area they cover there are more than 1,300 children who may need their support, so there is much more to do.
The charity supports children and families in their purpose built hospice in Huddersfield as well as in their homes through their acclaimed Hospice at Home service.
Forget Me Not supports children and families in many different ways to make their lives just a little bit easier. From offering respite to hydrotherapy, music therapy, neonatal care, counselling or bereavement support; their care team supports the whole family.
The charity is rated as “Outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission putting them in the top 1% of Health and Social Care providers in the UK.
Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice need to raise around £4 million each year and with just 4% of this coming from government sources, community support across the region is vital.
To find out more about the charity please visit forgetmenotchild.co.uk or call 01484 411040