Our first dementia support group…

Which took place on Friday 23rd June at Dove Cottage Day Hospice, Stathern. It was greatly attended and well received.
If you know of anyone living in the Leicestershire area who suffers with Dementia, please join us on 28th July.

We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting.

New Dementia Support Groups

Dove Cottage will be the host to a New Dementia Support Group.

Do you know someone living in Leicestershire County with a diagnosis of dementia? Please join us for our first support group on Friday 23rd June

New support groups at Dove Cottage Day Hospice
Canal Lane, Stathern, Melton Mowbray, LE14 4EX


New Dementia Support Groups at Dove Cottage

If you live in Leicestershire County and have a diagnosis of dementia or care for someone with a diagnosis of dementia please join us.

  • An opportunity for carers to get information about dementia and gain peer support to help with their caring role.
  • Activity session for people with dementia including games, craft making, singing and much more.

Ride Out #2

Thank you to everyone who took part in the motorcycle Ride Out on Sunday 21st May, it was a great day, the weather cleared up for us and everyone enjoyed a ride towards Oakham and ended up back in our Hospice in Stathern! The event raised £800!!!

Thank you to everyone who took part and to Woman Wolf Rider for organising it all!


Thank you Tesco! Our new play area…

We are delighted to say that our project to improve the play area at our Tea Room is now finished. Our existing play area was rather limited but now, thanks to the Bags of Help scheme we are able to provide a safe environment for parents to bring children of all ages as well as support our charity Tea Room and raise significant funds for Dove Cottage Day Hospice. Thank you Tesco!!!


Not long to go…

‘It’s a KNOCKOUT’ takes place at Dove Cottage Day Hospice (in the field opposite – Stathern Lodge) on Sunday 14th May!!

Get your teams booked in now with only 19 days to go!

Register by clicking the link below



If you can’t get a team of 6 together please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate you in a mixed team!!



Thank you to Co-operative!

Our two local Coop’s had put forward Dove Cottage Day Hospice to be part of their 1% in the Coop members community charity reward!

Thank you to Cropwell Bishop Coop for raising – £1417!

& Bottesford members for raising – £1260!