Bereaved parents can request their free personalised ink stamp here.

Welcome to Derian House

We care for more than 400 seriously ill babies, children and young people across the North West. We do this 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We never close to those who need us.

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Family Stories

Holly's story

There will be an empty space where we should be hanging Holly’s stocking for Santa this year – our first Christmas without our precious girl who would have just turned six-years-old.


Riziah's story


Eddie's story


Isabelle's story

latest Derian news

Latest Derian News

Dave Spikey’s side-splitting show for Derian House

Phoenix Nights star Dave Spikey is back touring the North West with his brand new stand-up show – and for one night only, he is donating ticket profits to his […]

Bereaved dads’ nice and spicy night out

Popular Indian street food restaurant, Mowgli, hosted an evening for a bereaved dads support group, as part of its pledge to support Derian House Children’s Hospice. The dads meet up […]

Christmas events coming to Derian House

There’s ‘snow’ place like Derian House – the North West Children’s hospice has a festive calendar packed full of events with plenty of ways for supporters to get involved. Each […]

“Nobody says our child’s name anymore,” finds study on child loss

More than eight out of 10 parents whose child has died said they feel sad that people don’t speak about their son or daughter, a new study into child loss […]

Sleighing it! 1,000 Santas Jingle All the Way for Derian House

HO-HO-HOW MANY? It was a sight to be seen as 1,000 Santas marched all the way from Chorley town centre to the top of Rivington Pike, and then back again […]

Volunteer super sisters return to Derian House after 30 years

Two sisters in their 70s have returned to their volunteering roles at their local children’s hospice – 30 years after their first shift. Susan Sidebotham and Gillian Summerfield, of Chorley, […]

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Derian House Children’s Hospice
Chancery Road, Chorley, PR7 1DH

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Text Derian and the amount you
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In Store

Donate in our stores
in Leyland, Horwich, Chorley
and Preston
See opening hours here

By Phone

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Call our fundraising team on
01257 271 271

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We accept bank transfers to
Virgin Money
05-06-74  71823944

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Deck the Halls, you say? The Tipping's Charity Christmas Lights CERTAINLY understood the assignment ✅Thousands of families flocked to Cottam for the lights switch-on at the Tipping family's family home over the weekend, with record crowds gathering for the annual tradition which has lasted over a decade 🤩The impressive display - which raises vital funds for Derian House amongst three other worthy charities - is a staple in our Deck the Halls campaign, and has grown year on year at the house based on Valentine's Meadow ✨This year, Mark and Nicola, and their three boys Sam, Joe, and Isaac, have upped the ante once more, with appearances from Father Christmas, firebreathers, Lightning McQueen, Ghostbusters, and even an awe-inspiring fireworks display to mark the grand finale 🎆Earlier this evening, we launched our Derian Deck the Halls house trail, mapping the 2️⃣5️⃣ houses that are lighting up their houses to help raise money for us this Christmas. Visit our website below to find out more 💚➡️ 🎥 Video credit: Tipping's Charity Christmas Lights ... See MoreSee Less
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Here's what you've all been waiting for - our Derian House Deck the Halls house trail is now ready to be explored this Christmas! 🤩From Blackburn to Croston, and Cottam through to Leigh, 2️⃣5️⃣ families from 9️⃣ towns and villages across Lancashire have lit up their homes and businesses to raise vital funds for their local children's hospice throughout the month of December! ✨NEW for 2023: Help illuminate our virtual string of lights by donating generously if you can as we aim to hit our £10,000 target this Christmas 💚➡️ ... See MoreSee Less
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01257 271 271