Governance

Our governance and policies Hospiscare is a registered charity. In these pages, you can read more about how we’re governed, regulated and managed.

Hospiscare is a UK registered charity, No. 297798.  We’re also registered as a company limited by guarantee, No. 02164215. Our registered address is: Hospiscare, Searle House, Dryden Road, Exeter, Devon, EX2 5JJ.

Our trustees and senior managers

Hospiscare is governed by a Board of Trustees, which has overall responsibility for the hospice. Our Senior Management Team, lead by our CEO, Andrew Randall, reports to the board and is responsible for the day-to-day management of the organisation.

Together, our board and management work to ensure our care continues to meet the outstanding standard expected of Hospiscare, now and into the future.

Our regulators

Hospiscare complies with a number of different regulators. These include the Care Quality Commission (CQC), The Charity Commission, Companies House, Gambling Commission and Fundraising Regulator.

Our Caldicott Guardian and Safeguarding Lead is Tina Naldrett, Hospiscare’s Clinical Director. 

Our subsidiary company

We also have a subsidiary company – Hospiscare (Shops) Limited.  This is registered in England and Wales, registration number 02201730, at the same address as the above.  

Our sister charities

We merged with Exmouth & Lympstone Hospiscare in 2019. We work closely with our other sister charities: Seaton & District Hospital League of Friends, The League of Friends of Axminster Hospital, and Budleigh Salterton & District Hospiscare. They help to fund some of our services, including Hospiscare@Home.

Equal opportunities

We believe in equal opportunities. We have committed to the Disability Confident and Stonewall Champions schemes and enable flexible working practices where possible.

Key policies