Trusts & Grants

These applications can be for specific services such as Day Hospice, Inpatient Care, Bereavement Counselling, or it may for a general donation to our overall costs.

Lindsey Thornhill, Nurse Practitioner

Sometimes they can be for a specific post like The Ballinger Trust who have awarded a generous grant of £50,000 to fund a Nurse Practitioner  for 2 years; Lindsey Thornhill is one of our Nurse Practitioners who helps to deliver the Day Care Service.

If we need to buy specific medical equipment then we can apply for these too. In the past we have been given grants of £6,940 to buy a specially adapted bath, which is easier for patients to use: or £3,000 to buy new mattresses for patients staying in the Inpatient Unit: or £40,245 to buy a brand new Patient Bus to bring patients to and from the Hospice; or even £10,000 towards the cost of supplying daily oxygen to help patients with their pain.

Every year we are really lucky to be supported by so many Trusts and Foundations including:

Agnes Spencer

Clarence House Trust

Institute of Our Lady of Mercy

Paget Trust

Albert Hunt Trust

Coulthurst Trust, The

J H Burn Charity Trust

Pansies Breast Cancer Support

Allchurches Trust Limited

Coutts Charitable Trust, The

John Armitage Trust

Roy & Pixie Baker Charitable Trust

Ballinger Charitable Trust

Freemasons Grand Charity

James Tudor Foundation

Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust

BBC Children in Need

Garfield Weston

Lynn Foundation, The

Sir John Priestman Charity Trust

Benfield Motors

Hadrian Trust

John Armitage Trust

Tees Valley Community Foundation

Caron Keating Foundation

Hedley Foundation, The

Lynn Foundation, The

Thomas J Horne memorial Trust

Clara E Burgess Charity

Hospital Saturday Fund, The

Make a Difference Locally

Trust 2000

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Manchester Marathon Effort

Sarah Barker and a group of friends are competing in the Manchester Marathon on 2 April to raise funds for Alice House Hospice in memory of Sarah’s Mam, Elizabeth Dobell.

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