Supporting Alexander Devine this Christmas

There are many ways you can support our children’s hospice service this Christmas.

However you choose to support us, your generosity can give families who have children with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions, the support and magical festive experiences they need and deserve – thank you.

Visit our Devine Christmas shop 

Browse our online shop to find a festive selection of Christmas cards, toys, gifts and wrapping.

View our Christmas appeal ‘the gift of family’

Whatever our families face this Christmas, your gift can make sure your Alexander’s Nurses and Carers are there for them. 

Light it up this Christmas for Alexander Devine!

Our hugely popular Devine Christmas Lights Trail is back again this year, why not join the trail and help us bring some festive joy to our local community with your spectacular light displays

Recycle your Christmas Tree

Our wonderful volunteers will be back again this year collecting and recycling your Christmas trees if you live in SL6, SL7 and SL8 postcodes.

Christmas giving tree

Help bring a smile to a child this Christmas by buying a gift from our Amazon wish list.

Give a meaningful gift this Christmas

The specialist care and support we provide is nearly entirely reliant on donations, fundraising and gifts in Wills. Will you help us continue to be there for children and families that needs us by making a donation?

Send an eCard this Christmas

Why not send your friends and family one of our eCards and donate the money you would have spent on postage and cards to our charity?

Santa Dash

Sign up to Berkshire’s best Santa Dash

The perfect way to start your festive season, bring together your friends, colleagues and family and take on 5KM… Run it, walk it, jog it, dance it, your dash, your way! 

Some of the extraordinary children and their families that we support thanks to your kindness

Mekaal and Jibreel’s story

Mekaal and Jibreel’s story

The Ali family never imagined they would need a children’s hospice service like Alexander Devine but in April 2021, doctors diagnosed their seemingly healthy boys with a rare and deadly genetic condition that causes irreversible damage to the brain with progressive loss of physical and cognitive skills.



When he was just four weeks old, Frankè stopped breathing. This frightening episode led doctors to discover that Frankè has a genetic condition and a number of complex health conditions including severe heart abnormalities. His mum Sarah bravely lives with the heart-breaking uncertainty of not knowing how long she will have with her “cheeky and strong-willed” little boy, Frankè.



“Alexander Devine support is invaluable. They are there through all sorts of different issues, whether it be emotional support or medical advice,...

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