St Mary's Hospice

Inpatient unit open all the time; Hospice at Home daily; other service Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.

Address: Ford Park Crescent Ulverston Cumbria
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We have an inpatient unit which consists of a 9- bedded ward, all of which are individual side rooms. Four of these have ensuite facilities. Admission is for symptom management, end of life care, or planned respite. We are a short-stay unit, 1-2 weeks per admission.

We also have a day service, which consists of a fortnightly Breath of Fresh Air group on a Tuesday, and day hospice on a Wednesday. Family carers are welcome to these events as well.

We have a Hospice At Home team which supports people who want to die at home. They work from 07.30-19.30 daily.

Our Complementary Therapy team support patients living with incurable illness and their family carers. They provide a range of therapies which are discussed with you if you are referred. 

Our Family Support Service provides bereavement support to patients and family carers coming to terms with living with an incurable illness, and to family carers after the person has died. It is not a counselling service, but it is a talking therapy which can be very helpful to most people.

Education service: can provide courses on end of life care, and bespoke educatin can be commissioned too.

Who to Contact
Name
Maddy Bass
Position
Head of Nursing
Telephone
01229 580305
Email
maddy.bass@stmaryshospice.org.uk
Website
http://www.st.marys.hospice.org.uk
Where to Go
Name of venue
St Mary's Hospice
Venue address
Ford Park Crescent Ulverston Cumbria
Postcode
LA12 7JP
When is it On?
Date & Time Information
Inpatient unit open all the time; Hospice at Home daily; other service Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.
Other Details
Age Range
18 years and over
16-18 years may be possible with prior agreement
Notes

St Mary's Hospice does not just care for people with incurable cancer, but for many non-cancer illnesses as well, for example Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease. For more details please visit our webiste, or ring us.


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