St. Luke’s Hospice in Basildon, Essex, has launched a new Wellbeing, Information and Support Hub (WISH) for people living with a life-challenging or life-limiting illness.
The new integrated service combines three traditional hospice departments; Day Hospice, the Information Resource Service and Complementary Therapy Service; under one umbrella, making it an easy to access holistic experience.
A comprehensive package of support will be on offer, with a variety of clinical and therapeutic services and support groups available. Alongside professional advice, people will be empowered to make their own choices and decisions about the support they need, helping them maintain independence and enhance their quality of life, whilst building knowledge and confidence to live as well as possible with their condition.
The support on offer includes medical assessments and support from specialist nurses and doctors, access to wellbeing support…