CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Government advice, NHS advice and hospice updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATE 17.03.2020

Following the advice from the Government we have put the following in place to protect our patients, their families and our Staff and Volunteers.

Visiting – Access to the Hospice is restricted to patient visitors only.  A maximum of two visitors at a time for each patient.

Holistic Wellbeing Centre – As from Wednesday 18th March 2020 all services delivered from the Holistic Wellbeing Centre will be closed until further notice.  This includes:

  • Day Hospice
  • Social Day Care
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Mindful Mondays

Counselling & Support Services/Training will be postponed until further notice and a member of the Team will contact you directly to reschedule.  This includes:

  • Counselling & Support Sessions
  • Counselling & Support Pre Assesments
  • Childrens Group Sessions
  • Childrens One to One Sessions
  • Jo & Mya Training for Foster Carers

For further information or if you need to speak to a member of the Counselling & Support Team please contact Jan Grocott on 01429 855555 or email

The Bistro – The Bistro will be concentrating on providing meals for patients and during this time will be closed to the general public, patients’ visitors, staff and volunteers.

Hospice Shops – All of our Hospice shops remain open for donations and shoppers.

Fundraising – At this point in time all fundraising events are still going ahead however all bag packs and bucket collections have been cancelled.

Thank you for your support.

Tracy Woodall, Chief Executive Officer

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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.