St Richard's Hospice

St Richard's Hospice

Charity information

St Richard's Hospice

St Richard’s Hospice provides free specialist palliative care for patients living with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses and supports their families.

Founded 1984

  • Mission statement

    St Richard's Hospice exists to enhance, through specialist palliative care and education, the quality of life of patients and those important to them, suffering from cancer or other life-threatening illness.

  • Aims

    St Richard's Hospice aims to:

    • Offer a support system to help patients live as actively as possible until death
    • Offer a support system to help the family cope during the patient?s illness and their own bereavement
    • Integrate the physical, social, psychological and spiritual aspects of patient care
    • Affirm life and regard dying as a normal process
    • Provide relief from pain and other distressing symptoms
  • Overview

    Established: September 1984

    Registered Charity Number: 515668

    Board members: 15

    Full time staff: 89

    Part time staff: 82

    Volunteers: 1000

    Phone number: 01905763963

    Address: Wildwood Drive, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR5 2QT

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