People with end of life care needs urgently need your help
Donate and help people get the care they need
How your monthly donation can help
As an adult hospice, we care for local people and their families and loved ones in our local communities and we work with local healthcare providers.
Our Mission is to provide local people with excellent care and support, before, during and after death. Our Vision is a world where everyone gets the right palliative and end of life support and care for them and their loved ones.
When you set up a regular donation to Saint Francis Hospice, you become part of our long term vision to keep vulnerable people safe in our community.
Other ways to donate
Donate by phone
If you would prefer to make a donation by phone, you can call our fundraising department who will help you with your kind donation. Simply call 01708 771406.
Donate by text
Text NURSES to 70450 to donate £5.
Texts cost £5 plus one standard rate message and you'll be opting in to hear more about our work and fundraising via telephone and SMS. If you'd like to give £5 but do not wish to receive marketing communications, text NURSESNOINFO to 70450.
Donate by post
To donate by post, simply download our donations form, and send it along with your cheque / postal orders to:
Saint Francis Hospice
All donations will be acknowledged as soon as possible by post.
Cheques or postal orders should be made to Saint Francis Hospice. Unfortunately we can't accept cash by post due to security reasons.
Why Saint Francis Hospice?
How we used your donations to care in 2020 to 2021
Across all services, the number of patients cared for increased by 11.8% between 1st April 2020 and 31st March 2021.
There was a 7.5% increase in ward admissions at the hospice despite periods when beds were not available due to Covid.
1,256 lonely and isolated people were supported by our OrangeLine telephone service in our local community.
Hospice at home
Our Hospice at Home nurses and care teams made 4,537 home visits to 585 people and their families in the last few days of their life.
The Family Support Team supported 192 people, with a further 513 people (including 76 children) who
Don't forget to Gift Aid it!
Your donations to Saint Francis Hospice could be worth 25% more, at no cost to you!
As soon as you give your permission by completing our Gift Aid declaration form we could claim 25p from HMRC for every £1 you have donated to Saint Francis Hospice at no extra cost to you. We can even claim for donations made up to four years ago.
That means a £10 donation is worth £12.50 and a £50 donation is worth £62.50.