Donate with your mobile

Text to donate is a quick and easy way to donate to the Children's Hospice South West via your mobile phone.

By donating to Children's Hospice South West you are help us to support more life-limited children and their families across the South West.  Watch our film and see how your donation makes a difference to short and precious lives.  We receive 100% of your donation.

Children's Hospice South West recently commissioned a series of short films to give insight into the care we offer at our three hospice sites. Our families have kindly shared their experiences with us.

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Text to donate today

Use the keyword CHSW33 followed by the £ sign and the amount you would like to donate to the short code 70070

For example, CHSW33 £5

Your donation will be added to your phone bill or deducted from your pay as you go credit.  Thank you so much for texting in your donation and helping us make the most of short and precious lives.



How will my donation be spent?

To find out more about what we do, or see a breakdown of how we've spent our income you can read our annual review.

Can I donate by text?

You must be 16 years old or over to send a text donation.  

Where can I send text donations from?

You can only donate from a UK mobile.  You cannot donate using this service from a Channel Island, Isle of Man or other non-UK mobile.

How to contact us

  • If you wish to discuss this mobile payment, please call 01271 325 270 (Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm).

How to unsubscribe

CHSW would like to contact you with information about our work and how your support is making a difference. 

Registered with the Fundraising Regulator

If you don't want us to contact you in any way, please email us at or call us on 01271 325 270 (Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm), write to Fundraising, Children's Hospice South West, Redlands Road, Fremington, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 2PZ.

Children's Hospice South West is registered with the Fundraising Regulator.

Data Protection

Your data will be handled in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and will only be used to keep you informed about our fundraising, activities, events and services. We will not share your information with any third party organisations except where such transfer is a necessary part of our activities, or we are required to do so by operation of law.  View our Privacy Statement.

Terms and conditions

Your donation will be added to your next telephone bill, plus your standard network text charge.  If the keyword or short code you text are invalid you may still be charged your standard network message charge. 

You must obtain permission from the bill payer before sending a text message. You must be 16 years old or over to send a text donation.  If you are under 16 years of age, you must have your parent or guardian's permission to send a text donation to the Children's Hospice South West.

Children's Hospice South West cannot accept any responsibility for any technical failure or malfunction or any other problem with any telephone, telephone network or line, system, server, provider or otherwise which may result in any text being lost, delayed or not properly received.

This SMS service is being provided for the Children's Hospice South West by Just Text Giving by Vodafone. 

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Every penny - and every smile - you help us to raise makes a big difference to the children and families who need our services. 

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One of our four key values is exercising responsible stewardship and we are always honest about where we get our money and the way in which it is spent. Read more