We are the only hospice in the UK to provide care at home for both adults and children and still one of the only hospices providing acute oncology care and end of life care to seriously ill children in their own home. We provide a wide range of care for babies, children and young people of all ages (0-19 years).
We serve a population of more than 500,000 in Kent with over 90% of our care services provided at home. We offer a care service for children of all ages with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions, In Dartford Gravesham and Swanley we provide clinical nursing support working with children’s families to provide care at their place of choice, which is often their own home. This means the children can receive care in familiar surroundings. Across Dartford Gravesham Swanley and Bexley in addition we provide respite and wellbeing services which include, Play therapy, Music Therapy, Counselling, Bereavement support to mention just a few.
We work closely with a variety of care providers to deliver chemotherapy, palliative care and end of life care to children 24 hours a day, for 365 days a year. We are able to care for your child and enable them to die at home, surrounded by their family.