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No 92 – one year on

A ground breaking pilot project in Heaton Moor, Stockport, providing a care home for young people with life-limiting conditions and complex needs, opened its doors one year ago.

Thursday 15th February 2024

Wall art of a young woman in a wheelchair smiling under a glitter ball

A parent’s pilgrimage

Peter Scanlon undertook a pilgrimage across Europe in memory of his daughter Niamh.

Wednesday 16th November 2022

Peter Scanlon stood next to a sign

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

30th Anniversary feature – Kerry Anne Moore

When Anne Moore first stepped through the doors of Francis House with daughter Kerry Anne, little did she know the huge part that the hospice would still play in their lives 26 years on.

Friday 19th November 2021

Kerry as a child doing crafts