Hospice at Home West Cumbria

What does it do?

The Hospice doctor will attend the sessions from time to time.

Various activities are organised, lunch is provided and transport to and from the day centres will be arranged where necessary.  Complementary therapies may be offered following referral and assessment by a team member.

Hospice at Home West Cumbria runs Hospice Day Care at two locations each week at present:Whitehaven and Maryport.

Who it is for?

Hospice Day Care enables patients to have a professionally supported day out in a warm friendly environment with the opportunity to meet other people, giving both the patient and their family time for themselves.

How to access or apply for it:

Patients are referred to Day Care by the health professionals providing their care – usually Macmillan or District Nurses, for more information please ring 0190070520.

Classification(s):

Info last updated:

21/07/2011
Provider
Workington Community Hospital, Park Lane, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 2RW