core of the foundations fund raising is to facilitate regular
entertainment program's in many of the UK Hospitals, and Hospices,
Our timetable reflects the most needy of placements and settings.
This unique service is the first of its kind and hopefully the
basis for much more work and awareness of the potential of therapeutic
entertainment in the medical setting.
fundays vary for what is required - they can include:
with Breath of Hope entertainers, face painters
of Hope Days Out
entertainment stations that include playstations, x-boxes
and the latest interactive toys
the commitment and dedication of our team we have developed
new combinations of the therapeutic arts, such as Drama Therapy,
Music and Movement Therapy and married them with Clown skills.
We hope that this combination will be a beneficial relationship
to support hospital and health staff. These opportunities bring
the staff closer to the children's individual personalities,
and in an imaginative way promote the development of humour.
Children love them even more.
is regularly noted by Hospital and Hospice staff that following
visits from the Breath of Hope crew and the charity services
that the Children become more responsive and enthusiastic with
their treatment routine. This in turn gives the nurses more
time for other work and can in many instances cut the need for
extra staff, saving on the hospitals budget. We now have a team
of four multifaceted therapeutic entertainers who regularly
bring happiness, zeal and enthusiasm to thousands of Children
each year, and put into practice these new and valuable services.
of this work is under- pinned by the generous and heart felt
donations from our patrons and the public.