St. Vincent's Hospice Howwood Courtyard

Patient & Family Support

The patient and family support team have skills and experience in health, social work, counseling and chaplaincy, offering a wide range or support services including:

  • Practical support, e.g. benefits advice
  • Assisting, if necessary, in arranging care services and support when patients go home from the Hospice
  • Providing social, emotional and spiritual support to patients and their relatives
  • Offering information and advice on a variety of issues


This support is available to patients and their families, both in the Hospice and in the community.

Click here to download our Patient & Family Support leaflet