Willow Wood Hospice

Willow Wood Hospice

Charity information

Willow Wood Hospice

Serving the local communities of Tameside and Glossop, Willow Wood Hospice provides, free of charge, Hospice or palliative care to ease the suffering of local people in need of our specialist care.

Founded 1993

  • Mission statement

    Willow Wood Hospice aims to provide the highest quality supportive and palliative care to patients, their familes and carers during life limiting illnesses.

  • Aims

    Willow Wood Hospice aims to:

    • Through our specialist services, which include Out patient Clinics, Lymphoedema Clinics, Hydrotheraphy unit, a dedicated blood transfusion clinic and a devoted 24 hour advice line, all of which complement the work carried out in our Day Hospice and the 12 bedded In Patients unit, we aim to offer understanding and support to enable Patients achieve the best quality of life appropriate to their individual needs and wishes throughout the changing phases of their illness. By responding, and acknowledging, the particular needs of their families and carers, we provide high quality palliative care, ensuring comfort and personal dignity at all times, whilst their needs, and those of their loved ones and carers, are met with friendship and understanding.
  • Overview

    Established: April 1993

    Registered Charity Number: 1029318

    Board members: 17

    Full time staff: 23

    Part time staff: 64

    Volunteers: 450

    Phone number: 0161 330 7788

    Address: Willow Wood Hospice Willow Wood Close Mellor Road ASHTON UNDER LYNE OL6 6SL

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