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Our Services are free of charge to all patients and their loved ones. We need to raise over £7 million every year to provide outstanding Hospice care to the local community.
To get involved with our fundraising activities, design your own, or make a donation, use the information on this page.

Physiotherapy

Rob a Patient taking part in physio

Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy aims to improve or maintain physical function and support patient’s to live their lives to its full potential. Physiotherapy can Address common symptoms such as:

  • Mobility and functional problems
  • Breathing Difficulties
  • Muscle weakness
  • Neurological impairment
  • Fatigue
  • Pain

As well as one to one sessions, patients may benefit from joining one of our groups run by Physiotherapy team.

Breathlessness Management Group

Aims to build on strategies to manage your breathlessness and build your confidence in managing day to day.

Gym Group

The gym group runs in a circuit format with nine different ‘stations’ around the gym, each with a different piece of equipment or exercise which will work the heart and lungs, strengthen joints and muscles and improve balance.

Seated Exercise Group

This is a seated exercise group and so it is accessible to all! Each session will start with gentle warm-up movements, progressing to more strenuous exercise and it will finish with stretches/warm-down.

Boccia Group

Boccia is a game that takes place in a sitting position. The object of the game is for the opponents from each team to take turns to throw or bowl game balls so that they land as close as possible to a special target white ball.

For further information, please contact one of our Physiotherapists: Lizzie Fordham, Chloe Platts or Sarah Leach, or our Therapy Assistant Jo Cameron on 01892 820531