Privacy Statement

GDPR: What is it?
You will perhaps be aware of GDPR from your place of work or the media or through communications you are receiving from commercial or other charitable organisations about your personal data and preferences for being contacted.

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) have given organisations the date of 25 May 2018 to be compliant with the updated General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). Wirral Hospice St John's has always and will continue to take Data Protection extremely seriously.

Please visit the following pages to read about:


Patient and family / next of kin data

Fundraising supporter data

Staff and Volunteers data

Right of access:
You will have the right to access any personal information we hold about you at the hospice, free of charge. This is called a Subject Access Request (SAR) - here is a link to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) on the topic: right of access.

Requesting information:
Under the Act, it is possible for individuals to request access to any of their personal data held by the hospice, subject to certain restrictions. A request for disclosure of such information is called a Subject Access Request (SAR) and should be addressed FAO:

Wirral Hospice St John’s Data Controller
Mount Road
Higher Bebington
Wirral CH63 6JE

Or please email

This page was last updated 16.09.19