“The entire experience has been wonderful – in the saddest of times you have been beyond amazing – thank you!”

“The entire experience has been wonderful – in the saddest of times you have been beyond amazing – thank you!”

Patient of St Catherine's Hospice

The positive impact of St Catherine's Hospice

  • Last year we cared for around 1,200 people at the very end of life
  • We raised more than £7.5m to keep the hospice running, whilst also being supported by NHS funds
  • 30% of people we cared for had a diagnosis other than cancer
  • Our clinical experts made 58,883 telephone calls to patients or their carers
  • Our expert teams made more than 10,000 visits to people in the comfort of their own homes
  • 388 people stayed on our Inpatient Unit, some more than once
  • We held seven weddings and 26 birthday parties at the hospice for patients and their families
  • Volunteers provided 1,740 emotional care sessions to patients and family members
  • More than 32,000 sales were processed in our Sussex and Surrey charity shops

To find out more information please visit www.stch.org.uk