Prospect Hospice has been part of the Swindon community for over 40 years, caring for local people at the end of their lives. As a charity, we rely on the generous donations of the public to help us raise the vital funds we need to ensure everyone is offered our outstanding care free of charge.
Find out about the range of end-of-life care services that we offer to patients and their families. These delivered free of charge and are designed to provide compassionate, personalised support during every stage of a life-limiting illness in every kind of care setting, to anyone who needs it.
We couldn’t do what we do without considerable support from our local community. Find out all the different ways in which you can support Prospect Hospice, including fundraising, volunteering and purchasing from our shops. All contributions are greatly appreciated and enables us to deliver care that is free of charge to our patients and their families.
Our café sits at the heart of our hospice in Wroughton and serves a range of delicious home cooked meals to suit all tastes. Whether you're looking to catch up with friends over lunch or relax with coffee and cake, our Heart of the Hospice café has you covered.
Whether shopping with us in person or online, or donating your pre-loved goods, we thank you for supporting us through our shops where you help to raise around £2million a year for Prospect Hospice.
We pride ourselves on being a great place to work and we're always looking for outstanding people to join our team at the hospice across all areas of the charity.
Prospect Hospice is the leading provider of education and training for end-of-life care in Swindon and north Wiltshire. Working closely with you, our colleagues within partner organisations, we want to ensure that the very best care is available to everyone facing the end of life. This is why we provide education and development opportunities, all of which aim to encourage learning and build confidence in end of life care and support.
Catalent Pharma Solutions presented Prospect Hospice with a cheque for over £2,500 as part of the Charity of the Year scheme, designed to help corporates get involved with local charities.
Catalent had three Charities of the Year last year and through a variety of different events, such as cakes sales, raffles, challenges and lots of other employee fundraisers run by the Catalent Sports Social and Charities Committee, Prospect Hospice benefited from an amazing £2,551. This amount is in addition to monies raised through Catalent employees taking part in Prospect Hospice’s Run the Rainbow and 10k events.
Operations Director for Catalent, Layton Henderson, said: “Prospect Hospice is the charity that gets voted for time and again as it is close to many at Catalent. The work that Prospect Hospice do is important to us and it’s with great delight that we continue to support them and their vital work in the community of Swindon.”
Lisa Curtis, Corporate and Major Donor Fundraiser, added: “Catalent have supported us since 2010 and have raised an enormous £17,500, and we are absolutely delighted to have been chosen by staff to be Charity of the Year in 2019. The staff are hugely motivated and proactive in their fundraising efforts and I am personally excited to be working with Catalent during 2019.”
Photo left to right: Peter Allen, Catalent Swindon General Manager Shannon Trilli, Corporate Responsibility Director Lisa Curtis, Prospect Hospice Corporate and Major Donor Fundraiser Layton Henderson, Operations Director and Catalent Sports, Social & Charity Team – Charity Lead (SSCT) Simon Hughes, Chairman SSCT Amy Francombe, Prospect Hospice Community and Events Manager Jill Stewart, Executive Assistant (SSCT) Tracey Blackford, Project Co-ordinator (SSCT) Wayne Saint, Head of EHS Kelly Cormack Laura Bretti (SSCT) Anita Webb (SSCT) Carrie Blackwood (SSCT) Rachel Goddard (SSCT) Angie Mann (SSCT)
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Prospect Hospice is a working name of Prospect Hospice Limited. Registered Office: Moormead Road, Wroughton, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN4 9BY. A company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (1494909) and a charity registered in England and Wales (280093)Website designed & built by Boson Web