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City Hospice is the major provider of specialist home-based palliative care for Cardiff. All of our services are provided free of charge. We offer a number of services at our Hospice Centre, Ty Hosbis based in Whitchurch Hospital Grounds, however much of our work takes place in our patients’ homes.

Our doctors are palliative medical specialists and can offer the latest advice on medication, pain and symptom control as well as treatment options, giving our patients the best possible information on the options for their individual circumstances and symptoms. This can mean the difference between being able to manage their symptoms and staying in their own homes or having to go into hospital or hospice.

At City Hospice, we provide all our services free of charge and offer a number of clinics and drop in sessions at our Hospice Centre in Whitchurch. However, most of our work takes place in patients’ home.

Referrals

Referral to our services is usually arranged by your GP, hospital doctor, district nurse, care manager or social worker. Occasionally we receive self-referrals from patients but in all cases we need permission from your GP.

What happens when a referral has been made?

Once we’ve received your referral, a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) will contact you to arrange an initial assessment either at our hospice centre, or at your home. You will then be allocated your own CNS who will coordinate your ongoing care.

For general advice or to discuss referrals to City Hospice, please call:

02920 524 158

Or, contact us

Our Hospice Centre

Our centre, Ty Hosbis, is based in the grounds of Whitchurch Hospital, in Cardiff. We provide care, counselling, therapies and more.

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There for you when you need us

Patient Services

At City Hospice, we provide a selection of free services that give our patients the best possible assistance for their individual circumstances.

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Counselling Services

Our counselling services offer patients and families the opportunity to talk about their situation, the diagnosis and their emotions surrounding it.

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Bereavement Services

We offer face to face counselling with qualified counsellors, or for those who just need to talk we run weekly bereavement groups.

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How to Get Involved

There are plenty of great ways to get involved and help raise money for City Hospice. Any funds raised have a massive impact on our charity and we're so grateful to all those who give up their time for us.

Volunteer

Volunteering is for everyone and we're sure to have a role that will be of interest to you.

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Fundraise

Whether you bake a cake or run a half marathon, every pound you raise will help us ensure we can keep being there for patients and their families throughout Cardiff.

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Donate

Your donation can help us continue to care for patients with cancer and other life limiting illnesses, and their families, in Cardiff.

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Other great ways to get involved: Platinum Pledge Gift in Your Will