Who you might meet in day hospice

Who you might meet in day hospice

“Staff and volunteers are all my friends, they have shown me nothing but the utmost care and attention. It is something I look forward to every week.”

We apologise that our Day Hospice services are currently suspended at all sites as a precaution to protect our patients, staff and volunteers. Our community team remain able to support patients remotely and at home – please contact your Hospiscare nurse contact if you have any questions or concerns.

When you come into a day hospice, you’ll meet lots of Hospiscare staff members and volunteers, including…

Roles

Specialist nurses

Specialist nurses

Specialist nurses

Healthcare assistants

Healthcare assistants

Healthcare assistants

Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers

Specialist nurses

Specialist nurses

All of our nurses are specialists in palliative care. You’ll be able to talk to a nurse about your treatment and any other aspects of your care. Senior nurses wear a dark navy uniform.

Healthcare assistants

Healthcare assistants

Healthcare assistants’ main priority is to support you during your visit. They work closely with our nurses and are here to help if you have any questions or concerns

Volunteers

Volunteers

Our volunteers support you at day hospice by helping with meals, transport and a range of social activities. You’ll get to know them as they’re part of the team.

How to find us

Have you already booked to attend a day hospice? You can find the address and contact details in our Locations page.

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