To positively influence a future in which everyone within our community facing life-limiting illness receives the best possible care, also that their families and carers receive the support that they need.
Rossendale Hospice is a charity which strives to improve the quality of life for everyone in Rossendale who is coping with life-limiting illness. We do this by:
Providing and enabling the highest quality care both within the Hospice and in the community
Respecting patients' dignity and independence
Supporting their family and friends before and after the end of life
Working alongside other care-providers to improve the lives of those who are facing the end of life
Our Values & Principles
We believe in:
Putting the patient first
Treating all people equally with respect, dignity, compassion and understanding
Using our skills, resources and time wisely
Fostering a culture of continuous learning
Ensuring workplace health and safety and promoting personal wellbeing
Communicating openly and honestly in a professional manner
A commitment to working in productive and valued partnerships
Acting with honesty, integrity and in the best interests of the Hospice
If you would like to read the hospices strategy for 2018-19 please click HERE
Join our first virtual quiz on Sunday 12th April at 8pm to raise money for the Hospice during COVID19. Get yourself a drink, sit back and play from the comfort of your sofa! It costs a mere £3 to enter, the participation fee will enable us to continue to support patients in their own homes during these unprecedented times. To participate click HERE Good luck!
5 Valley schools raised a record amount for Rossendale Hospice in an entrepreneurial challenge.
The event, jointly organised by Rossendale Hospice supported by Baldwins and Alder Grange School, is in its 5th year. The five schools raised a combined total of £7,130.64 in this year’s ‘Youth Enterprise Challenge’.
The contest, launched in October last year, lasted 16 weeks and saw Year 9 & 10 teams from Alder Grange, The Valley Leadership Academy, Whitworth High, Haslingden High and Tor View school, all come up with enterprising initiatives to generate as much income as possible to be donated to the hospice.
Thank you to all the schools who took part and for the hardwork and effort that went into their fundraising.
We are working as normally as possible in what is an unprecedented and ever changing situation, and following government guidelines to keep our patients, volunteers and staff safe. Our Hospice at Home Teams are continuing to provide essential care for patients in their own homes but unfortunately we've had to adapt some of our other service provision.
Our fundraising activities have also been impacted as we've had to cancel many upcoming events which we so rely on. We will be launching a campaign to run over the next 12 weeks, and while we appreciate these are the most difficult times for all, we would be most grateful if you are able to make a donation. More information can be found here: https://www.justgiving.com/campaign/carryoncaring?success=true
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