Questions about gifts in Wills

We've answered some of the most commonly asked questions about what it means to remember Sue Ryder in your Will.

Can I choose which Sue Ryder centre or hospice my gift goes to?

Most of our supporters choose to leave their gift unrestricted, this enables us to use it where it has the greatest impact. However, if you wish to leave your gift to a particular service, you can and we are always very grateful.

For the right wording for your Will to leave your gift to a particular location or service, please do not hesitate to contact our Gift in Wills team.

If I leave a gift to Sue Ryder in my Will, do I have to let you know?

No, not at all. We completely respect and understand people’s desire for privacy. But if you’d like to share this information, we would be pleased to know and be able to thank you properly.

We’d also like to keep you up to date with our work and the impact that gifts in Wills have on what we can achieve. Naturally, we will keep anything you tell us confidential.

Get in touch with the Gift in Wills team

How can I be sure Sue Ryder will spend my charitable gift well?

We understand how important it is to know your money will be spent wisely.

Any donations we receive will always be used to achieve the greatest impact for the people we care for. All of our services are equally funded on the basis of need in each area.

We would be delighted to arrange for you to visit one of our hospices so you can see the impact your gift will have in person. Contact our Gift in Wills team to talk to us about this.

You may also find it helpful to review our information on the difference a gift in your Will can make.

I have more questions about leaving a gift in my Will to Sue Ryder - can I speak to someone?

We have created a free guide to leaving Sue Ryder a gift in your Will which will answer many more of your questions.

You are also very welcome to contact our Gift in Wills team who can help you with you with any questions you might have.

How can I expect to be treated if I am considering leaving a gift to Sue Ryder in my Will?

This is our promise to you:

  • We understand loved ones come first. Those you care about will always be of paramount importance in your Will. We’ll be grateful for anything you can spare once they are provided for.
  • We will never pressure you. We understand that choosing to leave a gift in your Will is a personal, sensitive decision that takes consideration and time.
  • We will always respect your privacy. Any information you choose to share with us will be treated with the utmost respect and in the strictest confidence.
  • We will use your gift effectively. Your gift will be used carefully and wisely so that it has the greatest impact on those who will need our care in the future.
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Order our free gifts in Wills guide

Find out how to write or update your Will and see how your kindness and care can live on through our work. Available via email or in the post.

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Leave a gift in your Will
By remembering us in your Will, you can help us support more people through the most difficult times of their lives.
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Use our Free Wills Services
Sue Ryder offers special schemes that enable you to update or make your Will for free, either online, on the telephone or by visiting a local solicitor.
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Order your free gifts in Wills guide
Download or order a copy of our free guide to leaving a gift in your Will to Sue Ryder.