Vision and Mission

Our Vision

Every young person and adult living in our community with a life limiting illness, and those who matter to them, will be supported with the care and compassion they need.

Our Mission

  • We will provide expert, holistic and specialist care of the highest standard for those living in our community with a life limiting illness and their carers
  • For each individual we will ensure compassionate care and support throughout their journey, recognising their individual choices 
  • We will reach out and provide support for isolated groups such as carers, cancer survivors, young people affected by a life limiting illness and those caring for people with dementia
  • We will work collaboratively with other health and social care professionals to ensure responsive, seamless care
  • We will invest in innovative models of care that will thrive and adapt to the changing needs of our community
  • We will provide training and support within our community to develop and enable good palliative and End of Life care practice
  • We will engage with our community to shape, deliver and fund our care, continuing to provide volunteering and work experience opportunities for young people

Family Support

Our Family Support Services include Children and Family Support Service, Bereavement Support, Counselling, Chaplaincy and Social Work Service.

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Qualified counsellors volunteer for The Shakespeare Hospice

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Day Hospice for Patients

The Day Hospice at The Shakespeare Hospice offers supportive care for patients living with a diagnosis of life limiting illness.

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Hospice at home

Our Hospice at Home team enable patients to stay at home with specialist nursing care in their last few weeks of life

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© 2022 The Shakespeare Hospice, Registered Charity Number: 1064091. Registered in England & Wales Number: 3291683.
Registered Office: Church Lane, Shottery, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 9UL