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Give in Memory

Every year St Richard’s provides free, expert care and support for 3,300 patients, family members and the bereaved in Worcestershire. A one off donation or fundraising in memory of a loved one or friend is very special way to celebrate their life. There are a number of different ways you may wish to remember a loved one and help secure St Richard’s future.

This may be something you choose to do soon after your loved one has died with funeral donations or later on by setting up a Forget Me Not Tribute Fund or donating their belongings to one of our shops. If you would like to know more, please don’t hesitate to contact the fundraising department by calling us on 01905 763963 or emailing appeals@strichards.org.uk.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

During this challenging time, we are doing our utmost to continue caring for the patients and loved ones who need us most.

The way we work has been adapted, with many of our services delivered remotely – such as over the phone, or by video call. And we are working closely with other health care professionals in Worcestershire to share knowledge and expertise at this time.

Latest changes at St Richard’s Hospice

  • In-patient Unit: To protect patients and staff  from the spread of the virus, we are following national guidance and therefore it is with regret we are not able to accept visitors. Please do not hesitate to contact the In-patient Unit with any questions on 01905 958163. Thank you for your understanding at this difficult time.
  • Community Nursing: Community services continue to operate, with a mixture of hands-on care and remote support.
  • Living Well and Family Support Services: Switched to virtual model, with care given remotely over the phone or via video call.
  • Shops: All 19 of our shops and warehouse are temporarily closed. Please do not leave donations outside our shops, as we are unable to collect them at this time.
  • Fundraising: All hospice organised events until the end of August have been postponed. If you wish to support us, please donate to our Resilience Fund.

Please do not visit St Richard’s Hospice if you have a high temperature or new, continuous cough. If you have these symptoms, please stay at home and self-isolate for seven days. See NHS advice on coronavirus.

Thank you for your support and understanding at this difficult time.