Charity and fundraising

Support our charitable fund

We are grateful to all those patients, their families and members of staff who fundraise or make gifts to the Trust each year.

Some donations come in the form of direct funding for specific projects but most gifts are received by our Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust Charitable Fund (registered charity 1049227). It supports patients’ welfare, staff education and providing additional equipment at our hospitals.

As far as reasonably practical, gifts are used in accordance with the givers’ wishes. Where the donation has been made for a specific purpose, this is accepted as binding.

Donations to are welcome from individuals, companies and fundraising groups. Send them to:

Charitable Fund
c/o Finance Dept
Southport and Formby District General Hospital
Town Lane
Southport, Merseyside

Make your cheque payable to “Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust” and specify in your accompanying letter if the donation is for a particular ward or department. If your donation is eligible for Gift Aid, you can download the form below.

You can also donate on your mobile phone by texting SOHT01 £10 to 70070 to given £10. Just change the figure to give more or less.