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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
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 a series of three articles for Hospice UK, 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 Interim Chief Executive Craig Duncan.
Hospice Financing: an overview