Heart of Kent Hospice

Heart of Kent Hospice

Charity information

Heart of Kent Hospice

Heart of Kent Hospice is a local charity, providing the best skilled, expert and above all compassionate care to people reaching the end of life and their families in Maidstone, Tonbridge and Malling.

Founded 1991

  • Mission statement

    Heart of Kent Hospice was founded on the principle that those in our community facing the challenge of a life limiting illness would be able to live their lives as fully as possible, facing an uncertain future with hope and understanding and being cared for with skill and compassion. Over the years we have become the leading local provider of end of life care with an enviable reputation for excellence in care. Our purpose is to optimise quality of life, enable people to live with dignity, affirm their individuality and support those closest to them during and following this most difficult of times.

  • Aims

    Heart of Kent Hospice aims to:

    • Innovation; we will reach more people in more ways with more services.
    • Investment; we will strengthen our resources by increasing income and investing I our workforce of staff and volunteers.
    • Influence; we will seek to influence good end of life care in all settings.
  • Overview

    Established: October 1991

    Registered Charity Number: 298164

    Board members: 9

    Phone number: 01622 790195

    Address: Preston Hall, Aylesford, Kent ME20 7PU

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  • Training & Education in Specialist Palliative Care

    To develop an education and training project at our Hospice which will help deliver specia... More