Key Facts

  • Less than 21% of our funding comes from the Western Health & Social Care Trust, the rest comes from donations.
  • All our services are free.
  • Our catchment area covers Co. Derry/Londonderry, Co. Tyrone and east Co. Donegal, encompassing some 250,000 plus inhabitants.
  •  Our services are provided by around 80 dedicated Hospice employees.
  • Almost 350 dedicated volunteers help us to deliver our services.
  • We provides care to people with a range of conditions, cancer, MND and other life-limiting illnesses.
  • Foyle Hospice has been operating since 1985.
  • In-patient Unit provides care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Our specialised palliative Home Care team provide support to patients and families in their home 5 days a week.
  • Our Day Care team offer respite care to patients 3 days a week, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
  • We provide a telephone advice line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Our Fundraising Centre raises much needed funds of almost £950,000 every year.