Find out about the wide range of end-of-life care services that we offer to patients and their families. These 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, free of charge.
We couldn’t manage without considerable support from our local community. Learn about all the different ways in which you can help Prospect Hospice, for example by taking part in fundraising events, playing our lottery, or remembering us in your will. All contributions are greatly appreciated.
Prospect Hospice is a leading provider of education and training for end-of-life care in Swindon and north-east Wiltshire. We provide education and development opportunities, all of which aim to encourage learning and build confidence in end-of-life care and support.
Volunteers are central to our work, bringing valuable experience and enthusiasm to a wide variety of roles. If you’d like to help Prospect Hospice by giving some of your time, you’ll find all the information you need here, including current opportunities, volunteer profiles and the benefits of volunteering for us.
The staff at Prospect Hospice have one shared aim: to provide the very best end-of-life care to people in our community who really need it. If you’re interested in joining our team, check out our current vacancies and find out how we can support you in your career development.
A significant amount of Prospect Hospice’s income is raised through our charity shops. The success of our retail operation depends on the generous support of the local community (donating and buying goods), and the commitment of our managers and volunteers. Find out more here.
From all of us at Prospect Hospice
Below is a selection of the many people who have raised money for us. If you’ve raised money for us and would like to get in touch, please contact us on 01793 816161 or email email@example.com.
Far left – A big thank you to Latisha who raised money through her Brownies cake sale.
Left – Summer chopped her hair off for Prospect Hospice and raised over £400.
Right – A generous donation was made via a cake sale by the three churches in Wroughton: St Johns, St Josephs and Methodist.
Far right – Thank you to George Scarrot funfairs for their continued support – this particular fundraiser was for a Coate Water family weekend where George Scarrot named us their chosen charity of the year.
Left – Nicola Early had discussed doing a head shave with her hairdresser for over a year before she finally took the plunge in August this year, raising £1,352.17 entirely from kind and generous donations from loved ones.
Centre – A massive thank you to Swindon sisters Michaela and Kristy Rowland, who vowed to raise £20,000 by 2020 in memory of their mum, and are already at an incredible £18,000.
Right – Employees at Arval have raised a fantastic £1,645.00 through a Dress Down Day which included cake and sweet sales, a tombola, hockey shoot-out and bingo. Thanks to everyone at Arval for their continued support and another generous donation!
Left – David Churchill overcame a foot injury and a fear of deep water to complete his first Ironman event in September this year, raising nearly £500 for Prospect Hospice. A big thank you to David!
Centre – A huge thank you to Tara Hilton from It’s Platinum Not Grey Ltd – recently voted the best salon in Swindon – for her cut-a-thon fundraiser. Tara cut client’s hair non-stop for 12 hours and raised over £800 in aid of Prospect Hospice.
Right – Over 80 people joined Simon Manners and Amanda Terry, owners of the Cross Keys in Bradenstoke, for their black tie casino and cabaret evening, raising £1,190 in aid of Prospect Hospice. Simon and Amanda are pictured with fellow fundraiser, Brigitte Robertson (right).
Left – Ten-year-old Mia Webb decided to set up a race night in aid of Prospect Hospice after learning more about the hospice through family experiences, and raised an incredible £950 towards our care. Thank you, Mia!
Centre – A big thank you to Highworth United Reformed Church who are celebrating raising nearly £19,000 for Prospect Hospice through a weekly coffee morning they have run since 2001.
Right – A huge thank you to the members of Shrivenham Bowls Club who supported Prospect Hospice at their recent charity day in July, raising £500 towards our services.
Left – Imagination Childcare presented Prospect Hospice with a cheque for £500 following a successful fundraising day at their annual Summer Fete.
Centre – A huge thank you to eight-year-old Ella Bickerton, who chopped off her long locks to donate to Prospect Hospice, raising £1,314 towards our care.
Right – Staff at Jigsaw UK distribution centre raised a brilliant £575.50 through their Jackpot Joker fundraiser. A big THANK YOU to everyone their for the very generous donation.
Left – A huge thank you to everyone at John Lewis at Home, Mannington Retail Park, for the brilliant donation of £520.16. This great amount was raised by staff through raffles and cake sales in memory of their colleague’s wife, Angie Evans.
Centre – The Health Claims Team at Capita very kindly donated £500, money awarded to them by Capita for their teamwork. Thanks to the team and everyone at Capita for the continued support!
Right – A big thank you to Waitrose in Marlborough for a great donation of £358, from the green token scheme which ran in store throughout February. Thanks also to all the shoppers that popped a token in Prospect Hospice’s box!
Left – We were thrilled to receive a cheque for £500 from members at the Gooch Lodge No. 1295 Swindon. Thank you to everyone at the lodge for their kind donation and continued support of the hospice.
Centre – A big thank you to the team from SME Client Services at Capita Employee Solutions who have very kindly donated £60, which was a result of the team winning an interdepartmental competition, to do a creative team photo. Thanks to the team and everyone at Capita for the continued support!
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