Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice

Hospice care at home

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice team visit patients, their families and carers, in their homes.

The hospice community team is led by clinical nurse specialists, with support from a hospice consultant and other members of the team.

They work alongside your GP, district nurse and other community providers, to support you in the comfort of your own home.

The team provides a high standard of care for you and your family, to help you adjust to the changes in your lifestyle caused by your illness.

How we care for you at home

We manage your symptoms, including pain control.

We help with specialist financial advice.

We offer you, your family, your carers and friends emotional and spiritual support.

Our clinical nurse specialist undertakes a full assessment of your needs and will keep in touch with you as long as you require their help.

They can also arrange for other hospice services, such as our counselling, physiotherapy or occupational therapy teams, to come and visit you at home.

If you would like further information on how we can help please contact The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice.