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Making dreams possible

Respite stays at Francis House offer a reality for a family which otherwise would not have been possible.

Tuesday 3rd December 2019

Family at Francis House

Continuing care for young people

Three years after the official opening of Francis Lodge by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the care of young people continues to be key to our support.

Thursday 24th October 2019

The Duchess of Cambridge meeting young adults and families in Francis Lodge

Kielder conquered

When children and their families come to Francis House, they soon discover that what we offer extends far beyond the hospice walls.

Tuesday 17th September 2019

People in Mexican party clothes

Walking the Wall

Two friends walked the length of Hadrians Wall in four days.

Wednesday 4th September 2019

Two men stood at sign post

Lynda heads to new heights

With a love of children and a passion for dance Lynda Cardwell has inspired hundreds of families.

Thursday 29th August 2019

Two sky divers