Care is provided across North Staffordshire and surrounding areas, in patients’ own homes and at the Hospice
Specialist Palliative Care in the Community In-Patient Unit Day Hospice Hospice at Home Social Work Bereavement Support Spiritual Care All of our care services are provided free of charge
P alliative C are C ommunity N ursing S pecialists - Based at the Hospice visiting patients’ homes in the community - Supporting NHS health care professionals.
Our nurses are trained, specialists in palliative care, with considerable experience and knowledge. Enabling them to help by :- -Advising on the control of symptoms. -Giving psychological support to you and your family. And... -Referring patients to the other services of the hospice. -Offering guidance on practical issues about a patients’ illness. -Liaising with Doctors (G.P.’s) and other NHS health care professionals. -Advising of other services which may help with support and care.
Day Hospice -25 places each day -Monday to Friday -10.00am to 3.00pm
The central room in our Day Hospice has an atrium roof creating a light and spacious feeling
“Palliative care is the total care of patients whose disease no longer responds to curative treatment and for whom the aim must be the best quality of life for them and their families” - World health organisation