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Hospice at Home

Caring for Life

 

"To Everyone at the Hospice, We would like to thank you for all the care and support you gave to Mam and her family during a very difficult and emotional time. There are not enough words to express how grateful we are as a family for all you did for Mam looking after her at the end of her life. Your care and support enabled us to have Mam at home which was her wish. Thank you."      September 2020

 

What is HospiceCare's Hospice at Home?

HospiceCare is not about the building, but more about the way we provide and deliver your care and support. HospiceCare is all about dignity, comfort, and quality of life, whilst respecting your wishes and if your wish is to be cared for at home, then we aim to look after you and your family in a way that is meaningful and most important to you.

Hospice at Home delivers practical care and support to adults aged 18 years and over, who are in the last months of their life. The care is provided within a person’s home by our dedicated team of healthcare assistants 365 days a year.  We provide regular visits based on an individuals need following assessment by appropriate healthcare professional, which is often the community nurses.  Our visits can be designed to provide regular personal care, respite care and/or overnight care with an emphasis on promoting quality of life.  Our healthcare assistants are all highly experienced in palliative care and deliver person-centred care with empathy and professionalism and as a support to loved ones. 


How do I access Hospice at Home?

To access our Hospice at Home service we ask for a referral via a health care professional.  There is no charge to individuals at the point of care delivery. For more information on our Hospice at Home services please call us directly on T. 01665 606515 or T. 01289 309997.