A Mile a Day

At St Margaret's Hospice we go the extra mile to ensure our patients and their families receive care and support every day of the year.

So, we are challenging our supporters to complete A Mile a Day throughout 2022, this can be done in any way you like, whether that is walking, running, cycling, swimming or dancing - it really doesn't matter! Will you go the extra mile for St Margaret's Hospice?

Make sure to connect your Strava or input the miles you complete manually so you appear on our leaderboard you can also download our progress tracker to keep track of your challenge. 

Our physiotherapy team help patients to manage their breathlessness and improve their quality of life and independence. This could be anything from being able to manage a trip to the shops again to being able to enjoy pottering in the shed at the bottom of the garden, no matter what our patient’s goals are we try to help them meet them.

So, this year we are asking you to set your own goal in walking a mile a day, every day during 2022. Not only will you be raising money to help support the hundreds of patients who will benefit from breathlessness management treatment, but you will improve your own fitness and wellbeing too.

£30 could pay for a breathlessness session, helping our patients control their symptoms and improve their independence.

Up for the challenge? Sign up here

 

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Start: 22nd December, 2021 at 12:00 AM

End: 31st December, 2022 at 12:00 AM



“Hi, I’m Karen Kidsley and I’m a Physiotherapist here at St Margaret’s Hospice Care. I’d like to thank you for taking part in our Mile a Day challenge in support of the hospice. Raising sponsorship will not only help patients in our Sunflower Centre but also in the community and on our In-patient Unit. By completing this challenge, we hope you will also see benefits to your physical and mental health and this will help you to set up new healthy habits in 2022!”


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