The charity needs to raise £4m a year to run the hospice. Robert Griffiths, fundraising director, said: "By its very nature, legacy income can be unpredictable. We prefer to have sources of in income we can rely on."
Fundraising: Martlets Hospice to open new care agency
Martlets Hospice in Hove, East Sussex, is to open a new care agency, Martlets Care, to generate income as an alternative to legacy donations.