What's on this page
We’ve put together a suite of financial support for hospices: useful information and resources for hospice leaders and staff who have financial responsibilities.
In these Hospice finance support pages, you’ll find resources on:
Guidance on tax issues
Hospice Financial Sustainability Index
Accounting, reserves and financial issues
VAT refund scheme for hospices
Guide to Investment Policy Statements
A joint project between Hospice UK and abdrn has produced a useful, practical guide which will be relevant to you if your hospice holds cash or stock market investments.
If you’re a trustee, this guide will also help you understand how to fulfill your duties, keeping in mind both law and guidance from the charity regulator in your jurisdiction.
Hospice Reserves Policy Guidance
One of the most important financial policies for a hospice board is the charity’s reserves policy.
In this series, Head of Charities at Price Bailey, Helena Wilkinson, sets out some of the most important things that trustees should consider when setting up and implementing their hospice’s reserves policy.
Reserve policy's link to strategy, resilience & income risk
Understanding Income Risk
CEO Finance blogs
Explore this three-part blog series looking at financial issues affecting hospices, written by Hospice UK's former Interim Chief Executive Craig Duncan.
Hospice Financing: an overview
Lessons from the Hospice Financial Sustainability Index part 1
The Hospice UK Corporate Directory features companies and organisations that advertise and promote services and products relevant to the hospice sector.