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Woking & Sam Beare Hospices

What   Hospice offering care and support for patients and their carers and families. They specialise in delivering holistic care for patients with life limiting progressive advanced conditions. The hospice delivers care in the community in patient homes, in care or nursing homes or through its in-patient ward in the hospice; as well as through the Bradbury Wellbeing Centre. The Hospice also provide bereavement support, complementary therapies, family and carer support. For a full list of services please visit the website.

Location

Goldsworth Park Centre Surrey
Woking Surrey
GU21 3LG
United Kingdom
51° 19' 6.6072" N, 0° 35' 26.0232" W
GB

West Cumbria Carers

What   West Cumbria Carers provides support for young carers and adult carers.  For young carers the organization offers one on one support, outings and social events, support in school, and support groups.  For adult carers the organization offers information on caring and social events.  For a full list of services offered please contact the organization or visit the website.

Where   West Cumbria

Location

Lakeland Business Park, Suite 7F
Lamplugh Road, Cockermouth
Cumbria CA13 0QT
United Kingdom
54° 39' 21.6396" N, 3° 22' 18.3432" W
GB

Claire House Hospice

What   Claire House Children's Hospice look after seriously and terminally ill children. The Hospice provide specialist nursing care and emotional support to help families. Other support services include respite care, groups and counselling, play and creative therapies, day care and bereavement support. For a full list of services please check with the Hospice.

Where   Wirral.

Location

Claire House Children’s Hospice
Clatterbridge Road Bebington
Wirral CH63 4JD
United Kingdom
53° 19' 44.1264" N, 3° 1' 18.6672" W
GB

Nightingale House Hospice

What   Hospice providing end of life care services for people at the hospice or in the home.  Services include complementary therapies, emotional support, practical advice, and support groups.  Please see the website for details.

Where   Chester Road, Wrexham   

Who   People living with cancer or other life-limiting illness, their family, friends or carers

Location

Nightingale House Hospice
Chester Road
Wrexham LL11 2SJ
United Kingdom
53° 3' 5.4792" N, 2° 59' 30.4836" W
GB

Ty Gobaith - Hospice

What   Ty Gobaith hospice is run along similar lines to its sister hospice, Hope House, but is sensitive to the needs of the local population, many of whom speak Welsh as a first language. They have four children's bedrooms and three parents/family rooms with the flexibility of using one as a fifth child's bedroom in an emergency. There is a multi-sensory room, computer room, lounge, playroom, therapy room, kitchen and dining room and a parents' lounge.

Location

Ty Gobaith
Tremorfa Lane Groesynydd
Conwy LL32 8SS
United Kingdom
53° 14' 43.044" N, 3° 49' 41.7828" W
GB

Hope House Children's Hospice

What   Hospice for children with life limiting illnesses, providing a range of end of life support to patients and their families. Services include respite care, counselling, sibling support, and bereavement support at the hospice or in the home. For more information on services offered please visit the website.

Where   Shropshire, Cheshire, Mid and North Wales areas

Who  Children and young people up to the age of 25 years who have a life-threatening condition

Location

Hope House Hospice
Nant Lane Morda Oswestry
SY10 9BX
United Kingdom
52° 50' 27.6252" N, 3° 4' 1.272" W
GB

Macmillan Cancer Support Information Centre at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kings Lynn

What  Drop in information and support centre that provides free and confidential advice and support to people living with cancer. If you have questions about prevention, have just been diagnosed or are living  beyond cancer the service is there to help. Services offered counselling, benefits advice, self-help and support, practical support and courses and workshops.

Where  The centre is located at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kings Lynn

Location

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kings Lynn, Norfolk PE30 4ET
United Kingdom
52° 45' 22.05" N, 0° 26' 50.6436" E
Norfolk GB

Crossroads Orkney Caring for Carers

What   Carer support charity advising and offering support as well as advice and information to carers through monthly support groups, advocacy and training.

Where   Orkney

Who   Carers providing unpaid support to loved ones living with cancer

Social media    Facebook 

Location

Orkney Carers Centre
West Castle Street, Kirkwall
Orkney KW15 1GU
United Kingdom
58° 58' 57.8964" N, 2° 57' 42.102" W
GB

North Argyll Carers Centre

What   Carer support centre provides support to child,young adult, and adult carers. It has various support groups provides benefits checks, counselling, training and activities, stress relieving therapies and more. For a full list of services provided and further information please contact the centre or visit the website.

Where   North Argyll and the Isles of Coll, Tiree, Mull, and Iona

Who   Young carers aged 8-18, young adult carers aged 18-25, and adult carers

Location

North Argyll Carers Centre
Albany Street
Oban PA34 4AL
United Kingdom
56° 24' 38.7792" N, 5° 28' 30.4752" W
GB

Macmillan Cancer Support Information Centre at Castle Hill Hospital

What    The Macmillan Information and Support Centre offers free and confidential information and support in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Whether you have questions about prevention, have just been diagnosed or are living with and beyond cancer the service is there to help. Services include: counselling, benefits advice, self-help and support, practical support and courses and workshops.  

Location

Queen's Centre for Oncology and Haematology
Castle Hill Hospital Castle Road
Hull HU16 5JQ
United Kingdom
53° 46' 43.752" N, 0° 26' 37.842" W
GB