Hospice News

Hospice Care Week

Freddie Chandler
Freddie Chandler
This October 10th – 14th we have celebrated Hospice Care Week and highlighted the amazing work that is done across all our services.

At St Wilfrid’s our expert team supports 330 patients at any one time. We have an incredible team of medical and clinical professionals who provide palliative care services both on our ward and in patients’ own homes.

We also have an incredible Family Services Team to support your loved ones, a Complementary Therapist who helps to relieve aches and pains and many other amazing staff and volunteers to provide both you and your loved ones with quality end of life care.

You can find all of our new stories by clicking the buttons below and learn more about the work going on across the Charity.

Nicki Hughes, our Community Services Clinical Lead talks about Echo and looking to improve it.

Claire Magee, our Medical Director talks about Palliative Care and how research can help to improve end of life services.

Cat Horlock, our People Director, talks about looking for a brand new CEO for St Wilfrid’s Hospice

Cathy, our complementary therapist, tells us what Hospice Care means to her.


Other relevant articles


Could you be a local hero this Summer?

At St Wilfrid’s Hospice, we are extremely grateful to our local heroes who every day…

Our charity shops

Top Tips for shopping Vintage

We met with Alan from our Retro and Vintage shop, to learn from his keen…


Upholding Diversity

At St Wilfrid’s Hospice, we are committed to ensuring everyone we care for gets the…

Hospice News

Advance Care Planning

Planning ahead. What matters most to you? Our Medical Director, Claire Magee talked to us…

Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter