Wigan & Leigh Hospice

Wigan & Leigh Hospice

Charity information

Wigan & Leigh Hospice

To provide Specialist Palliative Care to local people living with a life-limiting illness and to support their families and loved ones.

Founded 1983

  • Mission statement

    Wigan & Leigh Hospice aim is to make a difference to local people in the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan & Leigh who have been diagnosed with a serious, life-threatening illness; by providing the best possible palliative care and support to patients and their loved ones.

    This includes the provision of a range of specialist services, including psychological and physical support.

    There are many myths and mis-conceptions about Hospices, the services they provide and the nature of care and support available. We invite and encourage you, friends,family,colleagues etc. To visit the Hospice, either individually or as a group, to dispel the myths discover the reality for yourself.

  • Aims

    Wigan & Leigh Hospice aims to:

    • To provide specialist Hospice care and support for people living with a life-limiting illness. To provide support for patient's families and their loved ones during a very trying time in their lives.
    • To raise sufficient funds to enable the continued provision, level and nature of care our patients and their loved ones need. The current level of funding required is approximately £4,500 daily.
  • Overview

    Established: February 1983

    Registered Charity Number: 513400

    Phone number: 01942525566

    Address: Kildare street,HindleyWigan WN2 3HZ

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    Provide parents and key caregivers with skills, advice and support in helping children and... More
  • Wellbeing Experience

    To enhance and improve the mental and physical wellbeing of people living with a non curat... More
  • Improving Patient Dignity

    We want to create a new entrance to the Hospice for our Inpatient admissions. Our building... More
  • Enhancing the Caring Environment

    Changes in the physical care environment have the power to transform patient experience. T... More
  • Connecting End of Life Care & a Natural Enviroment

    To create a usable space including a pond and nature interpretation area, alongside our ne... More

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  • Ground Force - Memorial walk

    To modernise the landscape of the Hospice to encourage more families to utilise the ground... More
  • Changing Rooms - Improve Public Spaces

    Improve our patient experience by creating a more comfortable & relaxed environment Inside... More