Hear from other families

Read below to find stories from families and their children and young people accessing our services.

We are always looking for new stories to illustrate our services and the impact they have on families across East Anglia. If you'd like to share your story please get in touch with Michael Jarvis in our Marketing and Communications Team on michael.jarvis@each.org.uk.

  • 2016 MH 636

    Jessica's Story

    "The support we receive from EACH is just fantastic!"
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  • 2016 TKM

    Maisy's Story

    I feel there is a huge stigma attached to the word hospice and we were always trying to escape the ...
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  • EACH children on swing

    Eilish's Story

    Eilish Mulholland was just four years old when she lost her brave 51week battle against an aggressive form of kidney ...
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  • Child support group

    Simon's Story

    "We receive invaluable care and support from EACH, but a new hospice will be able to better meet need and ...
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  • EACH Child

    Samantha's Story

    Without the support from EACH I don’t know how we would have got through this...
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  • EACH Child

    Connie's Story

    We were told by doctors that Connie had a 50/50 chance of surviving four weeks...
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  • CHW JH 2015

    Jayden's Story

    Jayden is three and has been receiving care from EACH since he was a month old his parents and 4 ...
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  • CHW TI 2015

    Tallulah's Story

    Tallulah spent her final days at the Milton Hospice and her family have since raised over £16,700 in support of ...
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  • EACH Child

    Beatrice's Story

    "In the darkest and most painful of times, EACH has given us the best in the worst possible situation"
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  • Image 5 LA 2014

    Lucy's Story

    The play specialists are excellent, and really take Lucy’s needs into account...
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  • JW 2013

    Jacob’s Story

    I didn’t realise hope was a gift until I became a mum. My little boy taught me many things and ...
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  • RL-D 2012

    Renee's Story

    Renee especially loves sessions with Ray our music therapist...
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  • We are also supported by the 24/7 True Colours nurses and it’s so reassuring knowing we can call on them whenever we need support or advice Helen, William’s mum
  • I really love going to the hospice. I’ve made friends there and get to do loads of fun stuff. Renee
  • I can’t imagine what it would have been like. Nobody should have to, every family should be offered the support we were, and are still getting Claire, Jacob’s mum
  • EACH helped us with coping mechanisms and special ways of remembering Stanley. Brad, Stanley's Dad
  • The play specialists are excellent and I also get inspiration from the activities they organise. Heather, Lucy’s mum
  • It’s been a great opportunity to meet other parents in a similar situation, something that doesn't really happen anywhere else. Helen, William’s mum
  • When we first heard about the hospice we were apprehensive because we didn’t know what to expect. When we got there we realised it was a lovely place where Renee would be well looked after, and we would be able to have a much-needed break. Stacy, Renee’s mum
  • EACH helps us to create lovely memories and has played an important part in all of our lives, not just Lucy’s. Heather, Lucy’s mum
  • EACH has helped us keep Stanley’s memory alive. And allows us to look to the future Brad, Stanley's Dad
  • I didn’t realise hope was a gift until I became a mum. My little boy taught me many things and that was one of them Claire, Jacob’s mum
  • Children like Lucy don’t get the opportunity to go to sleepovers or to their friends for tea, so the interaction she has at the hospice is priceless. Heather, Lucy’s mum
  • EACH supports families when they’re at their absolute lowest, helping them to come to terms with their child’s illness, losing them and beyond Brad, Stanley's Dad
  • Renee loves going to The Treehouse, but it’s great that care staff are also able to visit us at home too. Stacy, Renee’s mum
  • We arrived at the hospice feeling scared and alone. We had so many questions – they answered them all and more. Claire, Jacob’s mum

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