South Bristol Community Hospital (SBCH) opened in 2012 to provide people in South Bristol with diagnostic tests and therapy services closer to their homes. It houses Bristol's first Urgent Care Centre for minor illnesses and injuries, a Day Surgery and a rehabilitation service where people are able to stay as inpatients.

Did you know?

  • The purpose-built SBCH cost £45million to build
  • It costs £454 for a patient to be cared for as an in patient, per day at SBCH. 
  • Each year, around 32,000 patients are treated at SBCH.
  • Hengrove Park was chosen as the location because it is the centrepiece for regeneration in South Bristol.

What we have funded

Above & Beyond provided £50,000 of funding to help create caring and supportive surroundings for patients, visitors and staff at South Bristol Community Hospital.  This included a therapeutic garden, children’s play area, a multifaith quiet room and changing facilities for patients with disabilities.

How you can help

You can help us to support more projects like South Bristol that will improve the hospital environment to offer patients privacy and dignity in care, and help to improve people’s sense of wellbeing while they are in hospital. Please donate here. Thank you.