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Welcome to St Wilfrid’s Hospice

Reaching out to transform end of life care for the people of Eastbourne, Seaford, Hailsham, Uckfield, Heathfield and all the points in between

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Nurse with patient in home
Nurse appeal

Most people we care for wish to remain in their own homes, in safe, familiar surroundings close to the people they love.

Can you help us fund two new full-time Nurses to extend our community nursing?

Staff behind pride frame
Work with us

Every day, all of our people contribute towards transforming end of life care in the local community, making a real difference to the lives of our patients and their families.

Nurse applying PPE in IPU at hospice
Our care

Our care services are set up with patients, families and carers in mind. You come first and so does your care

Nurse at mobile IPU laptop
Make a referral

For urgent referrals, we will do our best to meet the need within one working day.

Photo of hospice in summer

Could you be a Trustee?

We are currently looking for new Trustees to join our dynamic board. We seek individuals who are forward-thinking, fair-minded and committed to collective decision-making and accountability.

We are particularly looking for people with a background and experience in the following areas:

  • Accountancy/other financial expertise
  • Clinical services delivery, commissioning and/or governance (particularly frailty/end of life/elderly care)
  • IT/digital strategy to enhance service delivery and/or communications.

Fundraising events

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Christmas Gala
Egg & Spoon Pic
Sports Day
Challenges
Rainbow Run runners at startline
Rainbow Run
Starlight Stroll lanterns - pink and blue tress in the background
Starlight Stroll 2022
Copy Of Wilfwalk2021 logo
Wilf Walk
Cyclists in full gear in countryside
Wilfride 2022
Camino De Santiago Trek
Seaford shop front

Our Shops & Café

Visit your local shop today, where you will find an amazing range of items and Covid-secure measures in place to keep you safe.

Volunteer with us

Whether it's minutes or months, days or decades, every moment matters

We currently have over 600 volunteers supporting our work in shops, communities and in our hospice buildings. Our volunteers are at the heart of our charity work as a hospice and play a vital role in everything we do. Without their time and generosity, we would not be able to provide our services to patients and their families.

We're always looking to welcome new faces to our amazing team. If you have some time to spare and would like to make a difference in your local community, we would love to hear from you.

Support for all the family
One family share how the hospice has been supporting them beyond the patient's direct care, including with Learning Disability support.
‘Nobody should ever suffer’
Registered Nurse Charlotte shares what she values the most about her role on the Inpatient Unit.
‘A truly valuable service’
Pete Constanti shares how our Bereavement Support Service has helped him to process the death of his mum, Maureen.
A skydive for Sue
Hospice supporter Wendy shares why she is taking on a fundraising challenge completely out of her comfort zone.
Support for all the family
One family share how the hospice has been supporting them beyond the patient's direct care, including with Learning Disability support.
‘Nobody should ever suffer’
Registered Nurse Charlotte shares what she values the most about her role on the Inpatient Unit.
‘A truly valuable service’
Pete Constanti shares how our Bereavement Support Service has helped him to process the death of his mum, Maureen.
A skydive for Sue
Hospice supporter Wendy shares why she is taking on a fundraising challenge completely out of her comfort zone.
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