Eddie and Jill Farwell founded CHSW in 1991Celebrate 25 years with us

Join us in 2016 for a year of celebrations!

In 2016 we will be celebrating 25 years since the founding of Children's Hospice South West by Eddie Farwell and his late wife, Jill. We will be marking this very special milestone in the charity's journey with many exciting events.

You, our supporters, have been at the heart of all that has been achieved since that time and we would love for you to join in with our celebrations.

25th anniversary balloons

Giving in celebration

Give in celebration

If you have a special occasion coming up, why not suggest family and friends make a donation to us instead of gift?

Give in celebration

Order your silver party kits today

Silver parties

Add some sparkle to your fundraising event with our special, silver party packs.

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Buy your limited edition butterfly

Buy a butterfly

These handmade butterflies will be displayed in our hospice gardens during 2016, before being sent out.

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Latest news

Sarah Stott

Hand in hand with siblings

The concept of ‘whole family care’ is a key part of Children’s Hospice South West’s service. Our sibling service was established in recognition of the needs of brothers and sisters of life-limited children and continues to provide much valued and dedicated care for siblings at our hospices.

“Sometimes the siblings feel they take second place and often find it difficult to discuss their feelings. The sibling service offers the opportunity for siblings to be themselves, to have fun and feel special"

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The Farwell Family

Eddie's story

Eddie Farwell, CEO and co-founder of Children’s Hospice South West shares the founding story.

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Spring newsletter

Spring newsletter

Our latest edition features family stories and how to get involved in our 25th Anniversary year.

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First care team

Care team stories

We interviewed our hospice care team to see why they love working at Children's Hospice South West.

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