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From Martin Clunes to our Memory Tree – how our Summer Fete raised more than £20,000

From Martin Clunes to our Memory Tree – how our Summer Fete raised more than £20,000

It all happened in glorious sunshine at our hospice in Dorchester...

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Our Day Services patients turn into ‘Easy Riders’ with Harley Davidson Chapter

Our Day Services patients turn into ‘Easy Riders’ with Harley Davidson Chapter

They were able to take a thrilling ride on the back of a bike!...

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Angling Centre collection nets more than a thousand pounds in memory of Stephen

Angling Centre collection nets more than a thousand pounds in memory of Stephen

The collection was made in memory of Stephen Marley....

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Breathing a little easier thanks to Weldmar’s hand held fans

Breathing a little easier thanks to Weldmar’s hand held fans

The small fans can make a big difference....

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Meet Julie Nash: 25 years of nursing at Weldmar

Meet Julie Nash: 25 years of nursing at Weldmar

Julie was here to welcome our very first patient in 1994....

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New sports challenge in Weymouth to support Weldmar Hospicecare

New sports challenge in Weymouth to support Weldmar Hospicecare

Will you be up for the new team event?...

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Vintage Pencil Sharpener draws attention in our Wareham shop

Vintage Pencil Sharpener draws attention in our Wareham shop

To put it bluntly, it's been sold for £150.00....

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Claim a 20% New Look discount voucher with a donation to Weldmar

Claim a 20% New Look discount voucher with a donation to Weldmar

Take advantage of the new scheme....

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The man re-CYCLING in aid of Weldmar Hospicecare

The man re-CYCLING in aid of Weldmar Hospicecare

Your old bike could help make us money!...

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Seasons greetings from Weldmar Hospicecare!

Seasons greetings from Weldmar Hospicecare!

Yes, we know it's only August, but......

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Meet our latest £1,000 Lottery winner!

Meet our latest £1,000 Lottery winner!

Jan is heading on a golfing holiday with her winnings....

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When we met Boris at No. 10

When we met Boris at No. 10

A team from Weldmar Hospicecare were invited to tea....

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Thousands enjoy live entertainment at Music By The Lake

Thousands enjoy live entertainment at Music By The Lake

Live music is back at Kingston Maurward, with Weldmar Hospicecare!...

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Weldmar’s first ‘Make A Will Month’ is this October

Weldmar’s first ‘Make A Will Month’ is this October

A number of local solicitors are offering a free Will writing service...

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Team Weldmar at Nantes Solicitors Charity Beach Volleyball

Team Weldmar at Nantes Solicitors Charity Beach Volleyball

We were proud to be the chosen charity for 2019....

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Weldmar Hospicecare is supporting Weymouth & Portland Pride

Weldmar Hospicecare is supporting Weymouth & Portland Pride

Look out for our window displays around Weymouth & Portland...

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The eleven year old growing funds for Weldmar!

The eleven year old growing funds for Weldmar!

Green fingered Daniel Bushell potted hundred of plants to sell for Weldmar....

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Weymouth turned silver by our Midnight Walkers

Weymouth turned silver by our Midnight Walkers

Thank you for helping us raise and incredible total!...

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‘Weldmar took away the worry’ – Edwin and Ann’s story

‘Weldmar took away the worry’ – Edwin and Ann’s story

"They are a fantastic service - everyone should know about Weldmar"...

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Classic eighties computer consoles donated to our Weymouth Outlet

Classic eighties computer consoles donated to our Weymouth Outlet

Including the ZX Spectrum and the Commodore 64......

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There’s a new £25,000 rollover jackpot on our Lottery!

There’s a new £25,000 rollover jackpot on our Lottery!

What would you spend it on?...

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BLOG: Caroline Hamblett, Weldmar CEO, on increased demand on services

BLOG: Caroline Hamblett, Weldmar CEO, on increased demand on services

The cost of care is rising, and we need your help....

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Hot dogs beat the heat at our annual Dog Show

Hot dogs beat the heat at our annual Dog Show

They helped us raise a cool amount of money!...

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Cyclists hit top gear for Weldmar Hospicecare

Cyclists hit top gear for Weldmar Hospicecare

Thank you to everyone who took part!...

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So what would you do to fundraise for Weldmar?

So what would you do to fundraise for Weldmar?

Would you be as brave as these Dorchester cricketers?...

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Fond tributes paid to Trimar Hospice ahead of summer move

Fond tributes paid to Trimar Hospice ahead of summer move

Staff and volunteers gathered to remember 23 years of Trimar Hospice...

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Where to find a Big Dorset Cuppa event

Where to find a Big Dorset Cuppa event

Enjoy a cuppa and a cake in aid of Weldmar Hospicecare!...

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Stay at Aquila Heights to raise money for Weldmar!

Stay at Aquila Heights to raise money for Weldmar!

They've chosen us as one of their nominated charities....

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Have you signed up for the Big Dorset Cuppa?

Have you signed up for the Big Dorset Cuppa?

Brew up and raise money for Weldmar Hospicecare!...

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VOLUNTEERS WEEK:  Annual Volunteers Event 2019

VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Annual Volunteers Event 2019

We would like to thank every single one of our fantastic volunteers for the work that they do! ...

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Is this Weldmar’s youngest fundraiser?

Is this Weldmar’s youngest fundraiser?

Thank you ten month old Elsie and mum Kirsten!...

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VOLUNTEERS WEEK:  Dave cooks up a storm!

VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Dave cooks up a storm!

Meet Dave, Weldmar Hospicecare's Volunteer Chef...

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VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Being a Volunteer Bereavement Counsellor

VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Being a Volunteer Bereavement Counsellor

It's a vital part of our service that people don't often think of....

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VOLUNTEERS WEEK:  It’s never too late to learn something new!

VOLUNTEERS WEEK: It’s never too late to learn something new!

Jacky's learning new computer skills as a volunteer....

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VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Meet Geraldine Jones

VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Meet Geraldine Jones

“I’ve been very happy here these past eleven years. I’ve enjoyed it very much”...

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VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Meet John Lockyer

VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Meet John Lockyer

John says volunteering at Weldmar has saved his life....

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VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Helping out at a Weldmar shop

VOLUNTEERS WEEK: Helping out at a Weldmar shop

What's it like to volunteer in a Weldmar shop?...

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Magna Housing heroes start the transformation of our new home

Magna Housing heroes start the transformation of our new home

They've been helping us with the first steps towards renovating the former school and Horizon building....

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Our walkers are the toast of the coast!

Our walkers are the toast of the coast!

A huge thank you to everyone who took part in the Weldmar Hospicecare Jurassic Coast Challenge 2019. 75 participants...

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Weyline Taxis sign up to sponsor our Midnight Walk

Weyline Taxis sign up to sponsor our Midnight Walk

We’re delighted to welcome back Weyline Taxis as the lead sponsor for the Weldmar Hospicecare Midnight Walk! The popular...

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Our last ever Colour Run and Bubble Rush raise £45k

Our last ever Colour Run and Bubble Rush raise £45k

An incredible £45,000 has been raised for Weldmar Hospicecare services in Dorset....

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Actress, Pauline Quirke, visits our Inpatient Unit

Actress, Pauline Quirke, visits our Inpatient Unit

Patients at our inpatient unit were treated to a visit from Pauline Quirke ...

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Weldmar’s Telehealth Project

Weldmar’s Telehealth Project

Weldmar Hospicecare uses Telehealth to support patients in the community ...

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Our 25th Celebrations Continue…

Our 25th Celebrations Continue…

Our Dorchester Day Services celebrated 25 Years of service ...

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We’re on the move – Update

We’re on the move – Update

Staff at Weldmar Hospicecare are preparing to move premises as we relocate our offices and Weymouth Day Services ...

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World Cancer Day 2019 – Joe’s Story

World Cancer Day 2019 – Joe’s Story

We are privileged to be able to share Joe's story on World Cancer Day ...

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Weldmar Hospicecare targeted by thieves

Weldmar Hospicecare targeted by thieves

The delivery van from our Poole Furniture Outlet was targeted by thieves overnight on 22nd January ...

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Weldmar Hospicecare launches new and exciting lottery!

Weldmar Hospicecare launches new and exciting lottery!

The first draw for Weldmar Hospicecare will be held on Friday 2nd November. ...

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The Prince of Wales renews his Patronage of Weldmar

The Prince of Wales renews his Patronage of Weldmar

Weldmar are delighted to receive this news prior to our 25th Anniversary in 2019...

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Motor Neurone Disease (MND) at Weldmar

Motor Neurone Disease (MND) at Weldmar

Within Dorset, Weldmar Hospicecare are the specialists to support patients living with Motor Neurone Disease (MND)...

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Feedback on Weldmar from the Dorset CCG

Feedback on Weldmar from the Dorset CCG

The Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group praises Weldmar for our partnership working ...

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Weldmar patient has her head shaved

Weldmar patient has her head shaved

Lucy Aaron raises over £1,400 for Weldmar Hospicecare ...

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We’re on the move

We’re on the move

Staff at Weldmar Hospicecare are preparing to move premises as we look to relocate our offices...

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Weldmar celebrates Volunteers Week

Weldmar celebrates Volunteers Week

We thank our Volunteers for being part of Weldmar...

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Could you be our Champion?

Could you be our Champion?

Weldmar is searching for the 2018 Strictly Ballroom Champions...

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Teacup in a Storm

Teacup in a Storm

An animated film made by people attending Weldmar’s Day Services...

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Lucy’s story

Lucy’s story

Running in memory of Nana...

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Weldmar’s Day Services

Weldmar’s Day Services

Weldmar’s Day Services are provided for patients and their carers at locations in north, south and west Dorset...

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Imogen’s bingo

Imogen’s bingo

Young fundraiser, Imogen Brown of Dorchester, raised over £1,800 for Weldmar...

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Rugby Walk

Rugby Walk

Michael Sidey was recently awarded the ‘Julian Quick Trophy’ for raising the most sponsorship at the 2017 Men's Rugby...

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Open Gardens for Weldmar

Open Gardens for Weldmar

Weldmar is inviting gardeners to open up their gardens in 2018 to help raise funds for the end of...

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Weldmar Scheme a Success

Weldmar Scheme a Success

Weldmar's Christmas Tree Recycling scheme raises £4,500...

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Weldmar’s Biggest Loser

Weldmar’s Biggest Loser

Sign up to Weldmar’s new 12 week fitness challenge - meet new friends, get healthy, raise money and feel...

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Friendship after loss

Friendship after loss

A group of people who lost loved-ones around the same time in 2012 are still meeting up five years...

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Snowdrop Services

Snowdrop Services

Weldmar Hospicecare is holding nine Snowdrop Services in February 2018...

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Hospice heroes

Hospice heroes

Weldmar is proud to be supported by the Dorset community throughout 2017...

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Da Boys are Back in Town

Da Boys are Back in Town

A reunion of bands from the ‘60s to the ‘70s raised £2,600 for Weldmar...

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Light up a Life

Light up a Life

Weldmar Hospicecare is hosting the annual Light up a Life services in November and December...

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Hospice heroes

Hospice heroes

Weldmar is proud to be supported by the Dorset community throughout 2017...

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Weldmar’s feast of food

Weldmar’s feast of food

Weldmar's arts therapies team create new recipe book...

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M&S Grant

M&S Grant

Your vote could have won a £12,000 grant for Weldmar...

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Silent Auctions

Silent Auctions

ZeroC holds silent auctions of ex-show-home furniture in aid of Weldmar...

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Hospice Care Week 2017

Hospice Care Week 2017

Hospice Care Week is a national campaign, running from 9th until 15th October - with the theme 'We are...

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Weldmar patient comfort appeal

Weldmar patient comfort appeal

Dorset’s community helps provide comfort for Weldmar’s patients...

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Weymouth fireworks

Weymouth fireworks

Held in memory of Mike Hunter, Weldmar's firework display in Weymouth on Monday 21st August...

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Hospice heroes

Hospice heroes

Weldmar is proud to be supported by both the Dorset community and from those further afield during the summer...

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Sherborne charity shop anniversary

Sherborne charity shop anniversary

Weldmar’s charity shop in Sherborne celebrates 20 years of serving the community in August 2017...

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Weldmar’s Midnight Walk

Weldmar’s Midnight Walk

Weldmar's Midnight Walk is a big success...

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Beach Body Blast

Beach Body Blast

Open air exercise class in Weymouth raises hundreds for Weldmar...

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Carers’ day out

Carers’ day out

Carers were treated to a blast from the past at Weldmar’s annual day out...

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Loyalty card

Loyalty card

House of Health and Beauty in Dorchester donates loyalty cards to Weldmar...

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Weldmar thanks volunteers

Weldmar thanks volunteers

Long service awards were presented to Weldmar volunteers...

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Colour and Bubbles!

Colour and Bubbles!

Weldmar's brightest, most colourful weekend in May 2017...

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Blandford Outlet

Blandford Outlet

Weldmar Outlet opens in Blandford...

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Cutlery donation

Cutlery donation

Weldmar Hospicecare receives donation of cutlery...

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Chideock Cider Makers

Chideock Cider Makers

Chideock cider makers make a donation of £1,000 to Weldmar Hospicecare....

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House of Health and Beauty

House of Health and Beauty

House of Health and Beauty celebrates 20th year by supporting Weldmar...

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Volunteers needed

Volunteers needed

Weldmar Hospicecare needs your help...

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Donate your first new £1 coin to Weldmar

Donate your first new £1 coin to Weldmar

Weldmar Hospicecare is asking you to donate your first new £1....

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Raising a wedge for Weldmar

Raising a wedge for Weldmar

Came Down Golf Club present cheque to Weldmar Hospicecare...

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Gus rolls

Gus rolls

Gus marks the first ever wheelchair entry in the ABP Southampton Half Marathon...

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Shark swimming

Shark swimming

Swimming with sharks was the first of ten challenges for Matt...

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New Consulting Room

New Consulting Room

Weldmar Hospicecare receives funding to boost services for Motor Neurone Disease patients....

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Young fundraiser

Young fundraiser

Young fundraiser Imogen raises £945 for Weldmar...

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Matt’s Colossal 10

Matt’s Colossal 10

Fundraiser takes on ten special challenges in his tenth year at Weldmar...

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Weymouth Winner

Weymouth Winner

Weymouth Weldmar supporter wins £1,000....

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Long Service Awards

Long Service Awards

Weldmar Hospicecare presents awards to staff with over 20 years’ service....

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Double bubble

Double bubble

Dorset's brightest weekend - in May 2017...

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March in March

March in March

Are you planning to get fit for the summer, or have a New Year’s resolution to do more exercise?...

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Christmas Challenge

Christmas Challenge

During December we asked you to support Weldmar's Christmas Challenge, to fund our 24/7 Helpline....

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Waitrose Fundraising

Waitrose Fundraising

Bridport’s Waitrose store recently presented over £900 to Weldmar Hospicecare....

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Weldmar’s Bookshop

Weldmar’s Bookshop

The Weldmar Bookshop in Dorchester recently moved into much larger premises...

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Councillors praise Weldmar

Councillors praise Weldmar

Councillors have expressed their admiration for the work of Weldmar Hospicecare and congratulated the charity on its recent 'outstanding'...

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Bereavement courses funded by Ducks & Drakes

Bereavement courses funded by Ducks & Drakes

Ducks & Drakes present £8,106 to Weldmar Hospicecare....

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Great Wall of China Trek

Great Wall of China Trek

Sixteen supporters trekked along the Great Wall of China for Weldmar...

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Trimar’s 20th Anniversary

Trimar’s 20th Anniversary

Trimar Hospice is Weldmar Hospicecare’s centre in Weymouth - and celebrates its 20th Anniversary in 2016....

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Lucy runs for Weldmar

Lucy runs for Weldmar

A Weldmar Community Nurse is competing in the Great West Run...

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Hospice Care Week 2016

Hospice Care Week 2016

Weldmar Hospicecare is once again taking part in Hospice Care Week – a national campaign that runs between 3rd...

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Weldmar Auction

Weldmar Auction

Weldmar Hospicecare is auctioning a number of items on Thursday 6th October at 10am – in an auction hosted...

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Superheroes needed!

Superheroes needed!

Be a hero for Weldmar - join our Superhero Fun Run on Sunday 25th September in Bridport...

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Weldmar is Outstanding

Weldmar is Outstanding

Care provided by Weldmar Hospicecare - which covers north, west and south Dorset - has been rated ‘outstanding’....

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Hospice Improvements

Hospice Improvements

In order to continue delivering outstanding care to patients, Weldmar Hospicecare will be refurbishing the kitchen of Joseph Weld...

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Make waves for Weldmar

Make waves for Weldmar

Weldmar Hospicecare are looking for teams to take on our first Charity Swimathon....

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