St Catherines Hospice (lancashire) Limited

St Catherines Hospice (lancashire) Limited

Charity information

St Catherines Hospice (lancashire) Limited

St Catherine’s Hospice is a local charity which is here to help those affected by life-shortening illnesses in Central Lancashire enjoy quality of life and dignity in death.

Founded 1985

  • Mission statement

    St Catherine’s Hospice is a local charity which is here to help those affected by life-shortening illnesses in Central Lancashire enjoy quality of life and dignity in death.
    Our personalised care - delivered by doctors, nurses, therapists and support workers –go further than treating physical symptoms. We also look after the emotional, psychological and spiritual needs of our patients and their families and loved ones.
    Care is tailored to each person’s individual needs and respects their independence, privacy and dignity.
    Whilst many of our patients have cancer, we also support people with other conditions such as heart failure, motor neurone disease and Parkinson's disease.
    We are the only adult hospice serving the communities of Preston, Chorley and South Ribble.

  • Aims

    St Catherines Hospice (lancashire) Limited aims to:

    • To help people facing life-shortening illness have quality of life and dignity in death.
    • To share our specialised skills with our community through education and training.
    • To raise £3.7m per year towards our £5m running costs by engaging with our local community and supporters.
    • To be an effective business, ensuring every penny raised is used to maximum effect for the people we are serving and our supporters.
  • Overview

    Established: April 1985

    Registered Charity Number: 512186

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 64

    Part time staff: 69

    Volunteers: 600

    Phone number: 01772 629171

    Address: Lostock Lane, Lostock Hall, Preston PR5 5XU

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