Risley News

Julie Heath from Treetops Hospice Care
08/09/2020: Leading Derbyshire hospice, Treetops Hospice Care, has announced the difficult decision to suspend plans to build a 12 bedded In-Patient Unit on site at Risley.
Hospice delivers flowers to shielding patients
03/09/2020: John Mozley, 74, from Long Eaton, is amongst fifty terminally-ill patients who are receiving flowers this week as part of their ongoing weekly support from local charity Treetops Hospice Care.
Hospice nurses benefit from £4k donation
02/09/2020: Treetops Hospice Care has received a donation of £4000 to purchase laptops for their Hospice at Home nurses to support care provision and their wellbeing.
Amanda Jemmerson
26/08/2020: Amanda Jemmerson completed a student placement at Treetops two years ago.  Since qualifying, the 38 year old has returned to the charity as a volunteer, counselling bereaved young people.  Here’s what she said about her experience...
Paul Robinson (centre) with his swimming coach, Mel Berry (left) and Spring Lakes Water Park staff member Charlotte Day, when he dropped into the venue to say thank you the support he received during his training for his successful cross-Channel swim last
14/08/2020: A Risley man who has achieved his dream of swimming across the Channel has paid tribute to staff at a Long Eaton watersports centre for helping him prepare for his epic journey after the coronavirus lockdown disrupted his training.
Treetops offers bereavement counselling to grieving Care Homes
12/08/2020: Treetops Hospice Care is offering free bereavement counselling to care home staff left devastated by the Coronavirus pandemic.
30/07/2020: A group of neighbours from Perth Drive, Stapleford have come together to raise over £670 for local adult hospice Treetops in a series of socially-distanced street parties.
Cloe Rydzyk takes to skies for Treetops
30/07/2020: A young care worker from Long Eaton will be taking to the skies in August to raise money for the hospice that cared for her best friend’s family.
24/07/2020: Thanks to a booster grant from BBC Children in Need, bereaved children will be receiving individual therapeutic packs so they can return to face-to-face counselling at leading Derbyshire hospice, Treetops.
Volunteer Riders UK deliver face masks to Treetops
22/07/2020: Treetops Hospice Care staff have received a donation of 500 hand-sewn face masks from voluntary group, Shelagh’s Sewing Circle, based in Dronfield. The group have donated over 32,000 face masks since starting the initiative earlier this year.