Rossendale Hospice works in collaboration with other service providers as part of the Pennine Lancashire End of Life Strategy.  

For more information about the Pennine Lancashire End of Life and Palliative Care Strategy and training available for health and social care professionals, please click here to visit their website 

Referrals to Rossendale Hospice are accepted for any of the following reasons:

  • Patients with progressive disease of any cause who have complex pain and/or symptom control issues
  • The patient and/or their carer has psychological and/or spiritual or social needs
  • The patient needs end of life care - (this encompasses a range of needs and timescales - from those patients thought to be in their last year of life - e.g. support for advance care planning - to those patients in their last hours/days of life)

Referrals are accepted from senior healthcare professionals including hospital doctors, GP's, district nurses, specialist nurses (all specialties), ward nurses, nursing home matrons, community matrons. Patients may also refer themselves.  Click here to download a referral form

For more information or to make a referral, please contact

Day Therapy: Tel: 01706 253 633 Option 1

Hospice at Home: 01706 253 633 Option 2 

Alternatively you can securely email referrals to: or send a fax to 01706 218878