Empowering children through play

At Haven House we recognise the importance of play and its significance for children’s happiness, wellbeing and inclusion. Read more

Students spread the spirit of volunteering

Student Volunteering Week is a nationwide initiative that highlights the importance of student volunteers and the significant contributions they make to society. Read more

Helping families during difficult times

'Everyone at Haven House works together to ensure the best experience possible for every family when time is precious', says Becki Josiah. Read more

It’s such a privilege to be part of each child's journey

'A children’s hospice is all about providing wonderful care and making a difference every single day', says Anne Odeyemi. Read more

How to remember loved ones during the holiday season

How to remember loved ones during the holiday season Read more

10 minutes with our volunteer gardener Dicky

Here we catch up with one of our amazing volunteer gardeners Dicky who is central in maintaining our grounds so that our families can enjoy them all year round Read more

Meet Kitty

Kitty is a play coordinator here at Haven House and believes that play is important for every child. And this essential part of childhood shouldn’t be limited because a child is seriously ill. Read more

Time is precious for our families

Help our nurses provide care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Read more

This is Roxanne

Roxanne and the music therapy team offer weekly music therapy sessions to individual children, as well as music therapy groups, and sessions for children staying at Haven House for respite. Read more

This is Dave

Dave is part of our Facilities team. Dave makes sure that everything in the hospice is in good working order so that we are always ready to support our children and families. Read more

What I love about music therapy

'To see a child become engaged and smile as they interact with music is such a lovely experience', says Roxanne Scott. Read more

Making life better as a healthcare support worker

Being a healthcare support worker is so rewarding when you see the difference you make to children families every day. Read more

Why am I running 2020 London Marathon for Haven House?

Running for Haven House is a huge privilege. Read more

Climbing a mountain for Haven House

'I don’t think I’ll ever stop wanting to say thank you to Haven House', says Mel Rinaldi who is climbing Ben Nevis for us. Read more

I am so proud to work for Haven House

'Haven House is such a fantastic and rewarding place to work', says our HR Director, Sarah Spackman. Read more

At Haven House I’m still Leila’s mum

'You do eventually move forward as a bereaved parent, but it can be very difficult', says Trustee Inge Linneman-Hussein. Read more

15 years of memories

'It will be 15 years this June that I began my journey at Haven House', says Barbara Keller. Read more

My running journey

'After a shaky start on my running journey, I have now found that running not only helps me unwind but it gives me thinking time', says Ian Mooney. Read more