I love the Day Unit. It feels like a warm pair of hands around me.
- Hospice patient
About St Rocco's Hospice
St Rocco’s Hospice provides high-quality care and promotes physical, social, psychological and spiritual wellbeing for patients with life-limiting illness, and, in doing so, places patients, carers and families at the heart of everything we do.
St Rocco’s Hospice provides specialist care and support across Warrington, helping those who are coping with a life-limiting illness.
Here to help: a place of care, a tower of strength
St Rocco’s Hospice supports the borough of Warrington, a community of over 200,000 people. We provide highly specialised care – along with a wide range of services – to support those who have been diagnosed with illnesses which are terminal, or life-limiting.
Care that’s not available elsewhere
Many of our people are trained to a very high level, and provide services which are not readily available elsewhere in the area – working with other healthcare professionals, such as your GP or hospital.
A registered charity, dependent on your support
All of the care we provide is free, for both patients and their carers. We don’t even charge for car parking. Yet only around a third of our funding is provided by the NHS; the rest comes directly from the wonderful community which we support – via fundraising activities such as sponsorships, legacies (money left in wills) and donations – and through our many shops and the hospice lottery. Without your help, we couldn’t provide the care we do.
More than just a building
St. Rocco’s has inpatient beds, provides day therapy care, living well services, a neighbourhood support service and Hospice At Home service.You can find more information about all our services in the 'Our Care' section.