Our Vision, Mission, Values & Principles

Our Vision

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.

Our Mission

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