What can I donate?

Your unwanted gifts will be just what we have always wanted.
If you got a poorly-chosen present for Christmas, we know who would really appreciate it and make good use of it…us! Find out how to donate your unwanted gifts to us.

You can drop off your donation at any of our shops.  Furniture donations are always welcome and a collection can be arranged by calling our Warehouse on 01429 234 143.   Please do not bring items for sale into the hospice itself, as unfortunately we have no available storage space on site.

Among the donated items we welcome are:

What you can donate…

Clothes Small and large electrical appliances that are working – we will PAT safety test them
Designer and branded wear Small and large furniture items
Shoes Porcelain
Books Toys
DVD and CD Puzzles
Art Household linens and good quality curtains
Antiques Unopened gift sets
Bridal wear Mobile phones
Flat screen televisions Disability equipment such as wheelchairs, mobility scooters and mobility aids

We regret we are unable to accept the following items for sale at our shops:

What we can’t accept:

Knives, firearms (including replicas), explosives – including fireworks Household / garden waste
Sharps: darts, needles, scissors, swords and spears Medical equipment and medicines
Real fur Crash helmets and riding hats
Pornography Baby car seats
Opened cosmetics Gas and Oil appliances
Food or drink Video cassette tapes

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Santa Fun Run 2023

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Latest news

Frances Connolly Supports Alice House

Thank you Frances Connolly, the founder of the PFC Trust, for generously funding a transformation in our patient gardens.

Speak Up Month 2023

Freedom to Speak Up is for everyone who works here at Alice House Hospice.

Hospices North East and North Cumbria unite in solidarity to recognise and celebrate volunteers for Hospice Care Week 2023

From Monday 9th October to Sunday 15th October, Hospice’s across the country are raising awareness for Hospice UK’s annual Hospice Care Week campaign.

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How can you help?

Sign up for the Hospice Lottery for a chance to win one of 26 weekly prizes. You can donate to any of our Hospice shops or volunteer to work in one. There are loads of ways you can help, run your own event, tick something off your bucket list or attend one of the Hospice events.
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