How You Can Help

Donate

Ballarat Hospice Care values community donations and support to extend in home specialist palliative care services to patients, carers and families.


Make a donation

All donations over $2 are tax deductible.

Donations to Ballarat Hospice Care can be made in several ways and you can donate anonymously if preferred.

Please contact us and we will help you with your donation.

By completing and sending us this Donation Form we can properly acknowledge your donation.


General donations into our bank account

Account Name: Ballarat Hospice Care Inc.
Bank: ANZ
BSB: 013-516
Account Number: 295 144 086

When making a donation directly into our bank account, please

  • put your name in the payment reference
  • send us an email so we can identify who made the donation and send you a receipt and thank you for your support.

Donate over the phone

Please call us


Donate by mail

Accompany the donation with a donation form that includes your name, address and best contact phone number.

Cheques should be made to:
Ballarat Hospice Care Inc.
PO Box 96,
Ballarat 3353

Once your donation is received, we will send you a tax deductible receipt promptly.

Your details will remain confidential; we do not supply our donor details to other organisations.


An in-kind donation

A donation of goods or services is recognised as an in-kind donation. These donations can include

  • office equipment
  • office supplies
  • catering for a fundraising event
  • a car for staff and volunteers to travel to patients
  • or a professional service that helps Ballarat Hospice Care reduce their operational costs.

We are grateful for in-kind donations and we thank you. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide a receipt for an in-kind donations.


In memoriam donation

A gift in memory of a family member or friend is a meaningful alternative to sending flowers when someone you love dies.

We will send you a receipt once your donation is received.

For a large number of donations, for example through a funeral director, the receipt for funds will be sent to the next of kin.

We will work with you to understand your preference.


Hold a fundraising event

A fundraising event is a wonderful way to help our community.

So why not organise an event that supports us to continue delivering specialist palliative care services to the community?

Before you begin please read through the following three steps:

1 – Read through our fundraising guidelines and tips to help you get started.

2 – Register your event by completing the Fundraising Registration Form and sending it to us. We will talk with you about your fundraising idea.

3 – Make it happen, hold your event, take some photos and we will share your hard work with the community.


Regular giving

As little as $10 per month make’s an incredible difference

By giving a regular monthly donation, you help us to plan ahead and make long-term improvements for our patients, their carers and families.

How much should I give?

Any amount helps our work! The more you give, the more we can work with our community.


Bequests

By leaving a bequest to Ballarat Hospice Care in your will, you help us to continue to provide specialist palliative care services.