Charities raising money for Hospices
Contact: 01473 723600
St Elizabeth Hospice improves life for people in east Suffolk living with a progressive or terminal illness. Our work is centred on an individual's needs, which means specialist support, whenever and wherever it is needed, whether at home, in the community or at the hospice. Through medicine and therapy we ease pain; we give life purpose and make life liveable.
Website: . www.pilgrimshospices.org
Contact: 01227 812609
Description: Pilgrims Hospices is a charity providing palliative care free of charge to people in east Kent. For people with a range of life-limiting illnesses, specialist services are provided from our three sites in Canterbury, Ashford and Thanet, in patients' homes and via community programmes.
Contact: 01483 881752
Woking & Sam Beare Hospices is a charity that cares for over 1,400 patients and their carers and families each year. We specialise in delivering holistic care for patients with progressive advanced conditions that are life limiting. The hospice’s care is delivered in the community in patient homes, in care or nursing homes or through its in-patient ward in the hospice; as well as through the Bradbury Wellbeing Centre, which offers day care services to all its patients and carers.
Phyllis Tuckwell is the only Hospice Care service for adult patients, and their families, across the whole of West Surrey and part of North East Hampshire. Every day we support over 250 patients, carers and relatives in their own homes, in the community, at the Hospice in Farnham and at the Beacon Centre in Guildford. All our services are free of charge to our patients and their families, but we need to raise over £20,000 a day to offer such an exceptional standard of clinical care and support.
The Mary Ann Evans Hospice provides exceptional specialised care & support to patients and their families in Nuneaton, Bedworth, Northern Warwickshire & surrounding villages who are living with a life limiting illness. This is done through the Day Hospice, Hospice at Home, Rapid Response, Lymphoedema and Bereavement Service.
Name: Grace Sullivan
Telephone: 01245 457396
Description of the charity:
At any one time Farleigh Hospice is taking care of the physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs of around 1,400 people, free of charge. It costs £16,039 every day to care for people with life-limiting illnesses in mid Essex by providing doctors, nurses, counsellors and therapists.
With approximately 40% of our income coming from the local NHS, we rely on the support and goodwill of the local community to raise the remainder. Whether someone requires relief from pain, expert advice, help to live positively, specialist care in a comforting environment or support for their family, we are dedicated to offering them compassionate care.
Chestnut Tree House
Contact: 01903 706355
Chestnut Tree House is the children’s hospice for East and West Sussex, Brighton and Hove and South East Hampshire and cares for 300 children and young adults from 0-19 years of age with progressive life-shortening conditions.
St Barnabas House
Contact: 01903 706355
St Barnabas House provides specialist palliative care to adults with life-limiting illnesses, both within the hospice and in the comfort of patients’ homes across West Sussex.
Contact number: 01923 335 373
As a local Hertfordshire hospice, our charity works to support everyone in the community facing a life limiting illness. We do this through inpatient care; a hospice at home service; rehabilitation and wellbeing services for people earlier in their illness and supportive services like bereavement counselling. Our aim is to provide a holistic service which offers dignity, respect and choice over the place of care.
Contact: 020 8498 5849
Haven House Children’s Hospice cares for children with life limiting conditions from birth to the age of 19 in North and North East London, West Essex and East Hertfordshire.
Contact No: 01484 557 911
Kirkwood Hospice provides specialist care, free of charge, to adults in Kirklees with advanced, progressive illnesses at any time from diagnosis to the end of life, respecting their individual needs and wishes. Care and support is also provided for their family members, friends and carers, both during the illness and after death.
This year it will cost around £5 million to maintain services at Kirkwood Hospice. Ongoing grants make up just 18% of these costs, meaning that over £3.7m must be raised through voluntary donations.
Kirkwood Hospice is an independent hospice and a registered charity, (number 512987).
Contact No: 01226 244244 ext 229
Barnsley Hospice is a charity that provides specialist palliative care and support to hundreds of local people and their families each year. Our main priority is to achieve the best possible quality of life for patients with a life limiting illness, whilst supporting their families, during the period of illness and bereavement. As a specialist care provider, the range of skills we offer include, pain and symptom management, emotional support and end of life care.