Bury Hospice serves the people of Prestwich, Whitefield, Radcliffe, Bury, Tottington and Ramsbottom and has been located at its site on Dumers Lane Radcliffe, since the Hospice was first built and opened in 1991.  Bury Hospice provides end-of-life care for patients and their families on a 24 hour-a-day basis, 365 days of the year and ALL care is offered free of charge.

Since opening 18 years ago, there has not been a single hour when Bury Hospice has not been providing support for families who have entrusted the care of their loved ones to us at a difficult time.

Bury Hospice currently has 5 inpatient beds and is therefore the smallest Hospice inpatient unit in the UK.  Because of the limited number of beds and some physical constraints within the building, the Hospice has predominantly been able to offer its specialised palliative care to those with a cancer diagnosis.  It is difficult to admit patients who need specialist equipment such as large wheelchairs, and there have been occasions when the hospice has not been able to admit some of these patients for in-patient care.

The Bury Hospice Trustees have long recognised further expansion on the existing site is not possible and two recent generous legacies have given them the confidence to bring forward plans to acquire a new site and build a new larger and better equipped Hospice.

Plans for the new Hospice include doubling the number of inpatient beds from five to 10, larger and more flexible spaces for patient care, a variety of clinics and sessions for Day and Out Patients, improved visitor facililties with greater catering capacity and training and development facilities for staff, professionals and volunteers.

It was originally envisaged that building, equipping and opening the new Hospice would cost £5 million. However, much work has been done since to agree final details and costs and it is now known that it will cost £4.18 million to build and equip.  Therefore the Capital Appeal target has been revised.  Two large legacies have greatly helped the progress towards this target!!

Bury Hospice is now now actively seeking donations towards the remaining £500,000 needed - please help us in whatever way you can!!!!

Donate now and play your part in helping us to build and provide a new Bigger, Better Hospice for Bury

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Bury Hospice

Bury Hospice

Charity Registration No. 1136843

Bury Hospice delivers medical care to local people living with a life-threatening or terminal illness whilst supporting their families and carers. It costs £333.00 an hour or £8,000.00 a day so every donation is greatly received. This year we have to raise nearly £3 million.

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Donations 98

A great institution!

Donation by Phil from Prestwich. on 28/12/12


+ £2.75 Gift Aid

In memory our beautiful friend Maxine Smith.

Donation by Tavia and family on 28/12/12


+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Roger Mills on 27/12/12


+ £62.50 Gift Aid

In memory of the late Stanley Maden, Bury.

Donation by Anonymous on 21/12/12

Donation by Anonymous on 17/12/12


+ £25.00 Gift Aid

From Emily and Andrew to Rosemary and Stuart instead of a christmas present.

Donation by Emily Finch on 17/12/12


+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Graham Hill on 05/12/12


+ £7.50 Gift Aid

Donation by A K E I on 27/11/12

A donation from my husband's 30th birthday party (instead of presents).

Donation by Rebecca Hyndman on 21/11/12


+ £50.00 Gift Aid

Donation by stephen palmer on 12/11/12


+ £37.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Anonymous on 12/11/12


+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Just over 3 metres in memory of Mum

Donation by Alan, Chris and Jay on 09/11/12


+ £11.25 Gift Aid


Donation by Kathleen Rowlands on 29/10/12


+ £14.60 Gift Aid

In memory of Margaret Morris, nee Mulligan, who passed away peacefully at Bury Hospice in Dumers Lane on 9 Oct.

Donation by Helen Mulligan on 29/10/12


+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Donated in lieu of birthday gifts from a very kind Auntie and in memory of my cousin Geraldine who you cared for so well.

Donation by Sarah Pattison on 28/10/12

Donation by Anon on 24/10/12


In loving memory of Freida and our love to Roy with love from Midge,Tony, Scott and Jamie

Donation by Margaret Nicholls on 22/10/12


+ £12.50 Gift Aid

In memory of my sister, Karin Mulligan

Donation by Ruth L Harding on 15/10/12


We go to Bury Grammar School & pass the new hospice each day on our way to school. We made lots of things & had a craft sale on our street.

Donation by Sam, Joe, Lucy and Harry on 14/10/12


Donation by Margaret Potter on 11/10/12


+ £7.50 Gift Aid

In memory of Pat Tharratt. A holiday friendship that has been so much more.

Donation by Terry & Avril on 02/10/12


+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Joanne Macauley on 21/09/12

In loving memory of Celia Jordan - sister to Josephine and aunt to Peter. xoxo

Donation by Josephine Spir on 10/09/12


In memory of our dear Auntie Celia. From Jacquie, Bob, Sarah, David, Alex, Alanna and little Jack and Finn in Vancouver, Canada. xoxo

Donation by Jacqueline Munro on 10/09/12


Donation by Anonymous on 09/09/12


+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£7,658.59
  • Offline donations£3,722,754.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£3,730,412.59
  • Gift Aid£1,305.16

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