A gift in your Will could change the life of a child

Thank you for considering leaving a gift in your Will to Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service. Through Alexander’s legacy, together we can continue to provide our specialist care and lifeline support for generations to come.

The power to make difference

We understand that when writing your Will your loved ones must come first. But not only could your Will help secure your family’s future, it could also help ensure the future of Alexander’s legacy – our much-needed children’s hospice service. That’s why we are pleased to be able to offer a free Will writing service with Beyond. 

Every gift can make a positive difference to the lives of the children and families we support. Big or small, it is what these gifts achieve together that makes them so incredible. 

Make Alexander’s legacy your own 

Alexander Devine was an extraordinary and brave boy who sadly passed away at the age of 8 from a rare brain tumour.

He left an incredible legacy in our much-needed children’s hospice service and has changed so many lives. It is because of Alexander that our charity today provides lifeline support to more than 130 children and their families, across Berkshire and the surrounding counties. 

By leaving a gift in your Will you can be part of Alexander’s incredible legacy. You have the power to change a child’s life and ensure that we can continue to be there for generations to come.

Find out more about how to leave a gift in your Will

Write your Will for free with Alexander Devine

As an Alexander Devine supporter, you’re eligible for a free Will writing service.

We have partnered with online provider Beyond, the UK’s trusted online Will service. With Beyond’s online service, you can make a free, legally-binding Will in just 15 minutes. Each Will is checked by legal experts and can be updated quickly and easily.

There’s no obligation to leave a gift to us, but we hope you’ll be inspired to make Alexander’s legacy your own. 

 

 Beyond the online Will writing service

Ready to secure your free Will?

Click here to visit our unique portal with Beyond and start writing your free online Will today.

Got a question?

Whether you have questions about writing a Will or you’d like to let us know you are leaving a gift to Alexander Devine, we are here to help so please do get in touch. You can email Jenni at jennig@alexanderdevine.org or call 01628 822777. 

How will my gift make a difference?

When you leave a gift in your Will to our charity, you’re supporting the future of children like Stanley and his brother Riley. They were born with a rare genetic condition that means they cannot sit, talk, walk or swallow and require 24-hour care and support.

“The support we get helps us give the boys every opportunity we can to do things that normal, healthy children their age would do. Who knows what the future holds but the amazing support from Alexander’s Care Team is so valuable in helping me make the most of the time we have with them.”

Shailza, Riley and Stanley’s mum

 

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Playtime just got more magical at our hospice!✨

Thank you so much to Lifelites for their latest donation of assistive and inclusive technology to help enrich the lives of the children and young people that we support.

Today Lifelites has been training members of Alexander’s Care Team on how to use all the new equipment and toys including Eyegaze which helps children with limited movement or restricted speech communicate and take control for themselves, using just the movement of their eyes. With most of the equipment easily portable, it means there are no limits to where and when we can play!

It was wonderful to be joined by some of our families to celebrate the donation of this new technology and, of course, have a play!

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We are so grateful to the National Lottery Awards for helping to fund the important development of our Family Support programme.

The increased need to develop our Family Support programme has been driven by an increasing number of children with complex needs and a rising number of bereaved families. Thanks to National Lottery Awards’ generous donation of £9,250, we are able to widen the support we can give families including the recruitment of our Family Support Worker, parent group meetings and special events such as our remembrance days.

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📣Please join us in giving our amazing London marathon runners a big cheer! 🙌

Tracey, James and Fraser - we are so proud of you and wish you the best of luck for today.

Go #TeamDevine!

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Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service is the operating name of Alexander Devine Children’s Cancer Trust. A company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales No. 5757493

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