About us

Alice House Hospice exists to ensure people affected by a life limiting illness or the death of a loved one have the care, comfort and support they need. As the only adult Hospice in the Hartlepool and East Durham areas of the UK, our unique range of services make a vital difference to the lives of thousands of families each year.

Our Vision Mission & Values

Our Vision
Every person to the last moment of their life has the right to dignity, respect, support and care.

Our Mission
To provide services that add value to life and make a difference to patients and their families.

Our Values
We value each person as an individual.
The patient is at the heart of all of our activities.
We believe in the importance of celebrating life and relationships.
We will demonstrate integrity and professionalism at all times.
We will be modern and progressive and seed out new opportunities to develop our services.
We will strive to be the best we can and encourage staff and volunteers to actively seek opportunities for personal growth and development.
We will exercise responsible financial management to ensure long-term sustainability.

To ensure that we achieve your vision and mission we aim to deliver excellence in the following areas:

Management

We will manage our charity as effectively, efficiently and responsibly as possible.

Community Needs

We will identify and respond to the health needs of our communities through the delivery of high quality innovative services.

Communications

We will actively engage with and involve communities, to promote the work of the charity.

Read our Strategy Document for 2016-2020 here.

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Lee Dodgson and John Hewitson started their run from Land’s End to John O’Groats on Sunday 14 May to cover the 827 miles in 16 days in aid of Hospice care.

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Hartlepool Hospice Ltd (known locally as Alice House Hospice and formerly Hartlepool & District Hospice)
Registered office: Alice House, Wells Avenue, Hartlepool, TS24 9DA.