What’s new at Willen Hospice?

Book to donate your items

With lockdown finally easing, the Hospice is delighted to be able to start accepting donations again. If you have unwanted items, why not book to drop off your donations off at the Willen Hospice Kiln Farm distribution centre.

Simply call 01908 578250 for a Covid-free drive-through slot. If you are not sure what the Hospice is accepting, please take a look at the Donations Guide.  Everything item you donate will be resold either in the retail shops or through the Willen Hospice ebay shop – to raise vital funds and care for patients.

 

Bereavement support

Willen Hospice has teamed up with Grief Chat which is an online chat function that gives you the chance to talk to a trained counsellor, share your feelings and get some support. It’s available between 9am and 9pm.

Supporting care home families

Willen Hospice has teamed up with the MK Council to help families who have loved ones in care homes.

It’s a free support service to help people cope with feelings of separation, isolation or loss during Covid-19 pandemic.

Keep up to date with news from Willen Hospice.

In a typical year...
£9
our cost, per minute
11,000
phone calls to patients at home
600
fabulous volunteers
700
patients cared for at home
3,200
home visits
300
patients at the hospice
18,000
of cups of tea
290
counselling sessions
We can only provide the care we do thanks to the incredible generosity of our community, through their continued volunteering, fundraising and donations throughout the year. Your donation will enable us to continue providing care and support to those facing a life-limiting diagnosis, and to support their loved ones.