The Prince of Wales Hospice

The Prince of Wales Hospice

Charity information

The Prince of Wales Hospice

An integral part of the local community, serving a population of 170,000, the Hospice offers 24-7 support, 365 days a year to around 1,000 people affected by incurable, life-limiting illnesses. Patients are adults and have a wide range of conditions (e. G. Cancer, COPD, MND, multiple sclerosis, etc. ). Alongside excellent palliative medical care, including rehabilitation through physiotherapy, the Patient and Family Care team provide practical, spiritual and emotional support to the whole family.

Founded 1989

  • Mission statement

    We aim to:
    • affirm life and regard dying as a normal process
    • provide relief from pain and other distressing symptoms
    • integrate the psychological and spiritual aspects of patient care
    • provide support so patients live as actively as possible
    • and provide support to help the family cope during the patient’s illness and after bereavement

  • Overview

    Established: November 1989

    Registered Charity Number: 514999

    Phone number: 01977 708868

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