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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Weldmar Hospicecare Trust

  • Income

    £8.9M

  • Spending

    £8.9M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1000414 Company no. 2520727

Contact details

Public address

  • Hammick House, Bridport Road, Poundbury, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 3SD

Aims & activities

Provision of specialist palliative care services to adults and their families, principally in North, South and West Dorset. The charity operates a 16 bed in patient hospice in Dorchester, day care hospices in Dorchester, Weymouth, Bridport and Shaftesbury and a community nursing team.

What the charity does

  • The advancement of health or saving of lives

Who the charity helps

  • Elderly/old people
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides services

Income and Endowments:

£8.9M

* £-17.4K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£8.9M

Assets and liabilities

  • £5.6M Own use assets
  • £6.7M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.9M Other assets
  • £621.8K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public
Works with commercial participants
with an agreement in place

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

61%
40%
0%

Charitable objects

TO PROMOTE THE RELIEF OF SICKNESS BY SUCH CHARITABLE MEANS AS THE COMPANY SHALL FROM TIME TO TIME THINK FIT AND IN PARTICULAR (BUT WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO THE GENERALITY OF SUCH OBJECTS) A) BY ESTABLISHING, MAINTAINING AND CONDUCTING A RESPITE CARE CENTRE AND HOSPICE TO BE KNOWN AS THE DORSET RESPITE AND HOSPICE CENTRE B) BY ESTABLISHING, MAINTAINING AND CONDUCTING OTHER HOSPITALS, RESIDENTIAL NURSING HOMES AND CLINICS IN ENGLAND OR WALES FOR THE RECEPTION AND CARE OF PERSONS OF EITHER SEX WHO ARE SUFFERING FROM ANY ILLNESS, DISABILITY, DISEASE OR OTHER INFIRMITY WHETHER PHYSICAL OR MENTAL AND BY PROVIDING MEDICAL OR OTHER TREATMENT AND ATTENTION FOR ANY SUCH PERSONS AS AFORESAID C) BY PROMOTING OR ASSISTING IN THE TEACHING OR TRAINING OF DOCTORS, NURSES, PHYSIOTHERAPISTS AND OTHER PERSONS ENGAGED IN ANY BRANCH OF MEDICINE, SURGERY, NURSING OR ALLIED SERVICES D) BY CONDUCTING OR PROMOTING RESEARCH INTO THE CARE AND TREATMENT OF PERSONS SUFFERING FROM ANY ILLNESS, DISABILITY, DISEASE OR INFIRMITY AND PARTICULARLY INTO THE CARE AND TREATMENT OF PERSONS SUFFERING FROM CANCER OR TERMINAL ILLNESSES AND TO DISSEMINATE THE RESULTS THEREOF TO THE PUBLIC E) BY PROVIDING OR ASSISTING IN THE PROVISION OF SPIRITUAL HELP AND GUIDANCE FOR ANY PERSONS RESIDENT (EITHER AS PATIENTS OR OTHERWISE) OR WORKING IN ANY SUCH CENTRE HOSPICE HOSPITAL OR HOME AS A AFORESAID

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION OF 10TH JULY 1990 AS AMENDED SEPTEMBER 1995, 23 SEPTEMBER 2002 AND 18 DECEMBER 2006 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 28/11/2013

Area of benefit

Not Defined In Practice Dorset

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other Regulators

Care Quality Commission

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 12 Trustees
  • 224 Employees
  • 1,268 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Jayne George None on record
The Viscount Fitzharris The Earl Of Malmesbury's Charitable Settlement Up-to-date
Mrs Sue Davies None on record
James David Edward Joicey-Cecil None on record
Dr Clare Heath Ma, Mb Sutton's Hospital In Charterhouse Up-to-date
Stephen Baynard (Chair) Puddletown Rec Improvement And Development Up-to-date
Ian Richard Stone Squires Playing Field Out-of-date
Davina Smith None on record
David John French Milton Abbas Street Fair Trust Up-to-date
Susan Hawkett None on record
Tanya Grant None on record
Ian George Campbell None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Dorset