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.
Imagine escaping to a tranquil forest narrated by the soothing voice of Sir David Attenborough, all while managing pain and finding peace. This isn’t a scene from a movie; it’s the groundbreaking reality at Prospect Hospice, thanks to pioneering virtual reality (VR) technology.
Prospect Hospice is leading the way in the Southwest, using VR to provide innovative pain relief for patients.
During her most recent visit the President of Prospect Hospice, The Queen, tested the charity’s virtual reality headsets and so can you at its first-ever Business Breakfast.
Prospect Hospice is inviting local professionals to its free Business Breakfast on Thursday 21 March at 7.45am to discover the revolutionary world of VR pain relief firsthand. This exclusive event is open to all professionals and offers a unique opportunity to enjoy a delicious breakfast from the Heart of the Hospice café within the hospice in Wroughton.
Paula Kimmel, learning and development manager at Prospect Hospice said: “We are excited to be holding our first Business Breakfast and welcoming new faces in the hospice to learn a little more about the care and services we offer to people in our community.
“You’ll have time to network before and after the event, and a chance to hear an update on the work of Prospect Hospice and our plans. With updates from our end-of-life experts on how tailored medication can alleviate pain symptoms and enhance comfort as well as the chance to gain awareness of the drugs used in end-of-life care.”
If you’d like to book your place click here. Alternatively you can contact Paula by emailing:firstname.lastname@example.org, or calling 01793 816118 Ext: 243.
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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