How Your Money Helps

We receive ​around 13% of our running costs from the NHS – less than half the national average given to UK hospices. This means we rely heavily on the generosity of people like you to fund the remaining 87%.

We put your donation to work wherever the need is greatest. Here are some examples of how your support could help…

 £10  Could fund 20 minutes of specialist care

£20

Could pay for an end-of-life care box to hold the equipment that nurses need when caring for a patient at the end of life. 

£30

Could pay for an hour of specialist care from a hospice at home nurse helping patients to stay at home with their families and make every moment matter.  

£50

Could pay for a blood pressure monitor for adults, helping our nurses to ensure our patients get the care they need.

£85

Could pay for a blood pressure monitor for children, ensuring that nurses can check for changes in their conditions.

£​150

Could cover a day of care from a healthcare assistant, visiting patients to support them with practical care and help them live as independently as possible at home.  

£​​2​25

Could fund a specialist hospice at home nurse for a day caring for patients and helping them to stay at home with their families and make every moment matter.

£​​811

Could ​​pay for the Night Team for one night, giving essential care and support for patients and families whatever time of night so they are not alone. 
 

£​1,125

Could provide a complementary therapist for a week, providing treatments to improve the wellbeing of patients and carers.

£1,185

Could ​pay for a syringe pump to administer drugs to keep patients comfortable as their illness progresses.

£3​7,400

Could cover the cost of a year of care from a healthcare assistant, visiting patients to support them with practical care and help them live as independently as possible at home.  

 £5​7,​200

Could fund a specialist hospice at home nurse for a year caring for patients and helping them to stay at home with their families and make every moment matter.