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.
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.
By registering for the Prospect Hospice Spring Run, you agree to the following terms and conditions:
• We ask that everyone is sponsored in aid of Prospect Hospice, with a minimum fundraising target of £100 to help support our services. • If there are places left available on the run, participants can register on the morning of the run for a fee of £50. This covers the registration fee and funds in lieu of sponsorship. • Participants in this activity do so entirely at their own risk and must rely on their own ability in dealing with all hazards and must cover the route in a manner which is safe to themselves and others. Neither Prospect Hospice, its directors/trustees, staff or volunteers, the venue and its staff or anyone else involved in or with the organisation of the event shall be held responsible for any accident or injuries or other loss sustained by you before, during or after the challenge. • Participants will be supported and guided by volunteer marshals on the route and all runners/walkers should respond to their instruction and direction when given for their safety. • The terrain is mixed to include some rough track, grass and woodland areas and conditions will be weather dependant so participants should expect to dress accordingly with appropriate footwear and clothing. There are lakes and ponds and other hazards so participants must follow the route and marshal directions at all times. • All participants must behave responsibly and any behaviour deemed unacceptable may result in removal from the challenge. • For the purposes of safety, the minimum age for participants in the 10k and 5k is 15 years old; any child under the age of 18 must have emailed consent from an adult parent/guardian to the organisers to confirm they can take part on their own, at the time of registration. • Both 10k and 5k distances are chip timed by DB Max. Running numbers with the chip attached can be collected at the registration desk on the day. Participants are solely responsible for the safe keeping and correct use of their chip in order to successfully receive their race times. Race times are available two hours after the event. • Whilst this is a closed route without vehicle traffic, it is recommended participants do not wear headphones whilst running. If the participant chooses to wear head phones these must be bone conduction and low volume or with one ear free and with the volume low so that marshal instructions and directions can be heard at all times. • No alcohol is to be consumed prior to or during the challenge. • Please note that any photography and filming uploaded to the designated social media pages may be used for current and future publicity purposes, unless you have not given the charity permission at the related stage of registration or we have received direct correspondence from you thereafter to withdraw your permissions. • You must adhere to any current government social distancing guidelines regarding Covid-19. The Government may potentially change this guidance and you are responsible for keeping yourself updated on the advice. • Dogs are permitted at the park with spectators but are not permitted to take part in the 10k and 5k run. Dogs can take part in the 2.5k fun run provided they are able and comfortable throughout. Dogs must be kept under control at all times and cleaned up for. Prospect Hospice does not take responsibility for the safety of the dog and it is the dog owner’s responsibility to supervise the dog with safety and care for at all times. • Registrations are strictly personal, firm and binding and fees shall not be refunded for any reason. • Cancellation is unlikely and the organisers will take all precautions to avoid it, but should cancellation occur for reasons out of the organisers control, then participants will be notified as soon as possible. • Should part of the route be unavailable for safety reasons or reasons out of the organisers control, the organisers reserve the right to adjust the route or cancel where absolutely necessary. • By entering the Prospect Hospice Spring Run , you are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions and confirmed that you are medically fit to participate. • Questions should be directed to the Prospect Hospice fundraising team via 01973 816161 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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