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100 years of Ministry

The “Rescue” Sisters leave Didsbury after 100 years of Ministry.

Friday 6th May 2022

Black and white photo of the Didsbury Sisters

We never looked back

Dawn Tulloch, her son Paul, and his younger brother Dylan have been coming to Francis House for approximately 14 years.

Monday 25th April 2022

Dawn and Paul in the garden at Francis Lodge

Doctor in the House

Providing medical cover 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to the children and young people at Francis House is the responsibility of a team of six doctors.

Monday 4th April 2022

Doctor at a desk

30th Anniversary feature – nurse Jackie Graham

We celebrate the care at Francis House with nurse Jackie Graham - the longest serving member of the hospice care team still in post - as we head towards our thirtieth anniversary year.

Thursday 12th August 2021

Francis House nurse Jackie Graham