Charity information


Ellenor is the only charity in Kent that provides hospice care for people of all ages – babies, children and adults - and their families. This includes pain and symptom relief, end of life care, respite, bereavement support and emotional and spiritual care.

Founded 2007

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to lead and coordinate the best personalised care for all ages, sharing our expertise to ensure that all families facing terminal illness get the right support in the best place possible, enabling them to make the most of the time they have.

    Care is provided:
    For all ages, from the very young to the very old
    For all diagnoses – not just for cancer
    To support all needs, physical, practical and spiritual
    In all places, at home, hospital, care home or hospice
    To all concerned, patients, carers and families

  • Aims

    ellenor aims to:

    • As a provider of specialist palliative care and hospice care for adults and children, to extend and develop our services that support patients and families, in order to reach more people.
    • To act as palliative care lead, raising awareness of end of life issues, promoting good practice and developing our role in educating others to enable more people to get the best care at end of life.
    • To raise and develop our funding and resources to ensure delivery of care and support is maintained.
  • Overview

    Established: November 2007

    Registered Charity Number: 1121561

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 78

    Part time staff: 89

    Volunteers: 600

    Phone number: 01474 320007

    Address: ellenor, Coldharbour Road DA11 7HQ

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