Spring is a hopeful season. It brings transformation and light, and our expectations for brighter days grow with the daffodils. Hopes and expectations are running high at the Mac Unit as we eagerly await the approval of our planning permission and start taking tentative steps towards the official launch of Brick by Brick. We are raring to go and hope you are all ready to join us!
January saw over 600 people coming to Christchurch for our public engagement events! The three days showcased the designs for the new Macmillan Unit along with the plans RBCH and AHH have for the...
On Monday 10th February, we welcomed John and Tommy who organise the White Christmas Dip to say a huge thank you. Since starting the Dip in 2008, the annual event has raised a phenomenal £250,000 so, of course, we wanted to say a huge thank you to them for their amazing work. It was great for our nurses and other staff to meet John and Tommy and show them around the unit to see how their support makes a difference for our patients and their families. Thank you so much boys - you are superstars!...
You are invited to drop in to view the plans and give feedback on an innovative care-led development proposal for a new Macmillan Hospice, additional NHS health facilities and a retirement living village at Christchurch Hospital.
Friday 17th January 2020, 10 am to 7 pm
Saturday 18th January 2020, 10 am to 4 pm
at Christchurch Hospital, Fairmile Road, Christchurch, Dorset. BH23 2JX
more information can be found at www.christchurchcaring.co.uk
free parking on site during these times...
New Year, New Beginnings…. New Website!
A very warm welcome to 2020 and also to our shiny new website! We hope that you enjoy browsing through our news and plans for the year ahead and find all the information you need. Any feedback or comments are welcome!
As a new year dawned at Macmillan Caring Locally, a wave of anticipation drifted through the charity office and Mac Unit. The prospect of significant developments with our new building has triggered a hive of activity within the fundraising team and staff and volunteers throughout the unit are full of enthusiasm for the new year...
Our Christmas Day Plans
We have your Christmas Day plans sorted! (Wake up time may need to be adjusted with kids ?) Join us on Christmas Day morning for this incredibly popular event - have a refreshing dip in the sea with hundreds of others and raise money for MCL. What better way to kick off your Christmas!
Sign up here: www.whitechristmasdip.co.uk
The Macmillan White Christmas Dip...
Dippy Needs You!
We want to get The Macmillan White Christmas Dip out there to as many people as possible!
Do you have somewhere you can display a poster or leaflet? Maybe a shop, restaurant, vehicle or even your living room window?!
We have all different sizes available! The banner is also available if you have somewhere which could display it?!
Let us know and we can get them to you! Maybe 'Dippy' the Seal could come and visit you?
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more!