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04/Apr/2008

Donation to CHAS


The charity action group at RAF Leuchars has made a ?1,000 donation to the Children's Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS). Sgt. Phil Cavanagh and Squadron Leader Rob DeBoys, chairperson of the charity group, made the presentation to Rachel Cheer of CHAS.

CHAS is a Scottish charity established to provide hospice services in Scotland for children with life-limiting conditions.

Its first hospice, Rachel House, is based in Kinross. It opened in 1996 and can occommodate eight children and their families.

The hospice offers professional care, practical help, and emotional support to the whole family from the day they are referred until the death of their child and beyond.

source: The Fife Herald / Citizen,
Friday, April 4, 2008



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