HospiceCare North Northumberland

Caring for Life!

Our Hospice at Home

HospiceCare has a dedicated team of Nurses and Health Care Assistants who have the necessary skills and knowledge to care and support patients, carers and families in their own home, working in partnership with other health and social care providers. The timing of care and support delivered is tailored around the needs of the patient and family or carer.

So if a carer needs to have a decent nights sleep support is provided overnight, or during the day giving the carer ‘their’ time to go out and do what they want to do. Hospice at Home is also very much about supporting those who wish to die at home. This might involve providing care at short notice to facilitate rapid discharge from hospital, as well as being there when a patient’s condition begins to deteriorate. Our professional Hospice at Home team is supported by volunteers who also play a valuable role by providing complementary therapies in the home or simply being with the patient whilst their carer goes shopping or to the hairdresser. If after reading this you would like to talk to someone about getting help for yourself, a family member, or want to get involved in anyway, please call us on 01665 606515. We would love to hear from you and the kettle is always on!

HospiceCare is not about a building but the way we support and deliver care to patients, families and carers wherever that may be.

Hospice at Home is also very much about supporting those who wish to die at home. This might involve providing care at short notice to facilitate rapid discharge from hospital, as well as being there when a patient’s condition begins to deteriorate.

We are able to deliver Hospice at Home any time day or night and any day of the week.

  • Thank you for everything you did for Mum (Frances). It made everything she went through a little easier to cope with.

If you have questions about Hospice at Home you can always read our 'Myth Busters' about the service.

Meet the Team

  • We have a skilled and dedicated team of Nurses and Health Care Assistants.

    You can see who they are and read a little more about them so you know who will be helping you or your loved one.

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For more information

  • Nursing Team

    Anyone is welcome to contact HospiceCare directly as a GP referral is not required.

    You can either call on telephone: 01665 606515 and asked to speak to a member of th clinical team, or you could fill in our enquiry form and a member of the nursing team will get back to you.

Contact

Castleside House,
40 Narrowgate, Alnwick,
Northumberland NE66 1JQ
Tel: 01665 606515
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