Palliative and end of life care

Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has a Specialist Palliative Care team which provides advice and support for patients with advanced life-limiting illnesses and their families and carers. Based at the Alexandra Hospital, Redditch and Worcestershire Royal Hospital, the team also provides clinical advice and education to professional staff like doctors and nurses. Both the Alexandra and Worcestershire Royal hospital patients and families can access Spiritual, Pastoral and religious support. 

Acorns Children's Hospice provides care, support, fun and laughter for children with life limiting or life threatening conditions and their families.

St. Richard's Hospice cares for patients and families in Worcestershire who are living with life-threatening illnesses. Each year they give free care and support to around 2, 500 patients and family members - helping them towards the best quality of life possible. 

KEMP Hospice provides a major support system for the Wyre Forest Community and their primary goal is to provide palliative care and support, adding to the quality of life for the patients and their carers.