Where will the money we raise go?
It costs £14 million a year to run Pilgrims Hospices : 23% of our costs are funded by the NHS.
We must raise £11 million to run our hospice services across East Kent
Each hospice must raise at least £3.6 million every year
It costs over £10,000 each day to run each of our hospices full range of services
£1,000 could pay for a patient to be cared for in their own homes
£500 could pay for a hospice bed for a day
£250 could pay for a patients day hospice sessions to experience new activities and friendships
£100 could pay for therapy sessions for a child coping with the loss of a loved one
£50 could pay for essential nursing supplies
£35 could pay for complementary therapies for patients and their carers
£20 could pay for an hour of nursing care
£20 could pay for a physio therapy session to help someone stay as active as possible for as long as possible
£10 could pay for a patient’s meals for the day