Internal & External Reports

The Myton Hospices by Numbers

  • We have three hospices; Coventry, Rugby and Warwick.

We care for people with a terminal illness aged 18 years and over in Coventry and Warwickshire.


Last year we supported more than 1,400 people and their families, in our three hospices, via our patient & family support services, and in the community through Myton at Home.


40% of people are discharged from Myton after a stay in our Inpatient Unit.


We are a charity and we have to raise £8.8 million of the £11.5 million we need this year to continue providing our services free of charge.


Less than 20% of our funding comes from the NHS.


We spend 86p in every £1 raised on providing our services for patients and their loved ones.


We have more than 1,000 volunteers in a wide variety of roles across our hospices, shops and events, without them our work wouldn’t be possible!


We have almost 300 members of staff including our medical teams.


In 2016/17 we cared for 618 people in our Inpatient Units; 28% more than the previous year.


In 2016/17 we cared for 190 people via our Myton at Home service; 25% more than the previous year.


In 2016/17 we cared for 334 people in our Day Hospices; 6% more than the previous year.


In 2016/17 295 people used our Counselling services; 54% more than the previous year.


In 2016/17 385 people used our Complementary Therapy services; 11% more than the previous year.


In 2016/17 579 people used our Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy services; 28% more than the previous year.