Prospect Hospice has been providing end of life care to the people of Swindon and north east Wiltshire for over 40 years. Find out more about where we've come from and who we are here.
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.
Whilst we can’t go out there is no reason why we can’t still keep active or learn new skills by setting ourselves challenges!
Did you have a challenge planned that has now been cancelled? Do you want to keep yourself busy and entertained to avoid cabin fever setting in?
Do something good with your time in isolation; take on a new challenge, set yourself a target and raise money for Prospect Hospice as you go.
Commit to one main challenge or set yourself a goal. You could do a 30 minutes every day or do the whole challenge in one day. The beauty is, you set your own challenge and you set how you complete it.
Team up or go solo. Work towards a team achievement with other members of your household or set yourself a personal goal.
Choose your own time frame. Whether it takes you hours, days, weeks or months decide what you want to do and achieve it at your own pace.
Whether it’s in an open space or in your garden, there are plenty of ways to get your steps in.
Challenge yourself to take on any distance you choose. Whether you decide to run 5k a day for a week or a full marathon over a weekend, it’s up to you!
Climb your stairs to to conquer a mountain or landmark the easiest (ish) way possible.
• Blackpool Tower – 69 flights • Scafell Pike – 412 flights • Ben Nevis – 587 flights • Mount Blanc – 2,028 flights • Mount Kilimanjaro – 2,578 flights • Mount Everest – 3,871 flights
Whether you’re using your daily exercise time out on the roads or you have an indoor exercise or spin bike that you can use, pedal power can take you anywhere.
Skills and other challenges
Taking part in a virtual challenge is as easy as 1,2,3.
Once you have decided what challenge you would like to do, click on the link below and off you go.
If you need any more help or ideas please contact our fundraising team on firstname.lastname@example.org and we assist you with your choice. We will also be there throughout your challenge, to support and encourage you.
To sign up
1. Click here to visit our virtual challenge registration page to register and set up your fundraising page 2. Promote your challenge and gain sponsorship 3. Submit your evidence to our challenge team and get your certificate
Dates: 1 April – 30 June 2020
Sponsorship Pledge: As much as you can!
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