The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice

Charity information

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow provides free person-centred and family-focused palliative care and support to 1200 new patients and families every year.
Our specialist staff and volunteers are trained to work with individuals and families who are living with a life-limiting or terminal illness.
The aim of hospice care is to support people to live as well as possible for as long as possible.

Founded 1983

  • Mission statement

    The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow aims to provide high-quality clinical, emotional, social and spiritual care for patients who have a progressive life-threatening illness and support for those who care for them.
    This is often at home, but can also be at our outpatient clinics, in the hospice's day unit, or as an inpatient.
    We look after all ages and cultural backgrounds and are one of the first hospices in Scotland to transition young people aged from 16 from children's to adult services. We also provide bereavement counselling to all ages, including children from the age of two.
    Our hospice team members are specially trained experienced doctors, nurses, therapists, counsellors, social workers and volunteers, who work closely together to meet the complex needs of our patients and their families at all times.

  • Aims

    The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice aims to:

    • The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice aims to help our patients achieve the best quality of life possible in whatever time remains for them.
  • Overview

    Established: October 1983

    Full time staff: 150

    Part time staff: 20

    Volunteers: 500

    Phone number: 0141 429 5599

    Address: 71 Carlton Place, Glasgow G5 9TD

    View charity accounts on the Scottish Charity Commission website