Make a regular donation
Join the St Oswald’s family - by becoming a supporter, your monthly donation will give the gift of quality care and support for adults and children with incurable conditions.
Make a real difference
By donating you're helping create a better future for people across the region living with life-limiting conditions and their families.
Volunteer with us
By volunteering you can learn new skills, make new friends and achieve satisfaction from giving something back.
Volunteers are quite simply, the lifeblood of St Oswald’s and we wouldn’t be able to operate without them. We have over 120 different volunteering roles: working directly with patients, in a support role, in our shops or fundraising team.Find out more
How your money helps
A regular gift truly is a special gift. Your kind, monthly donations allow us to plan for the future to ensure that adults, children, young people and babies from across the north east continue to access compassionate, professional, specialist care.Find out how your money helps
gives the gift of support, by funding two bespoke bereavement support sessions for a family member who is struggling to cope with the loss of a loved one
gives the gift of relaxation, by funding soothing aromatherapy oils to boost the wellbeing of patients and carers who use our complementary therapy services,
gives the gift of creativity and an opportunity to try something new, by funding arts and crafts materials and therapeutic activities for our Day Hospice patients.
gives the gift of fun and laughter through funding an engaging music therapy session for the young people who stay with us for short break and respite.
Don’t take our word for it...
“I would give my last penny to this charity as all the staff helped my family and I through our loss before, during and after my Mam’s passing. They provide an amazing service for all and no-one ever knows when they might need help from St Oswald’s. It is a very special place.”