Health and social care workers
St Elizabeth Hospice offers a wide range of services, including an inpatient unit with 21 beds.
The Hospice improves life for people living with a progressive illness. Our work is centred around the individual's needs, providing dedicated palliative care, wherever it is required, whether at home, in the community or at the Hospice.
We help people deal with problems such as pain, other symptoms. anxiety, fatigue etc, as well as offering practical advice and family support. Read more about St Elizabeth Hospice on the About us page.
The Hospice's clinical staff (including senior nurses, CNS, speciality grade doctors and consultants) are available to advise doctors, nurses and other health, social and allied healthcare professionals about general and specialist palliative care issues.
We have also launched St Elizabeth Hospice OneCall, for anyone in East Suffolk, North Essex and South East Norfolk to use for advice on palliative and supportive care.
Members of the public, patients, relatives, carers, GPs, nurses and other medical professionals and health and social care workers can call and get expert advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
For out of hours referrals to the Hospice, please use the OneCall number. Calls are free from a BT landline, calls from other networks and mobiles may vary. For all non urgent referrals, please complete the online Hospice referral form. A referrer will be informed of the outcome of the referral within two working days of the next referral meeting.
If you require St Elizabeth Hospice OneCall leaflets, please call the Hospice marketing team on 01473 707018.
OneCall terms and conditions
Great Yarmouth and Waveney
St Elizabeth Hospice has been working with other charities and the NHS to develop local services and reach out to more people in the Waveney and Great Yarmouth areas.
St Elizabeth Hospice has merged with Waveney Hospice Care.
Our Day Services Locations:
- Ditchingham - All Hallows Hospital, Mondays
- Lowestoft - Crossroads Day Centre, Tuesdays
- Beccles Hospital, Thursdays
- Great Yarmouth - Headway Day Centre, Goleston-on-Sea, Mondays
- Ipswich – St Elizabeth Hospice, Monday to Friday
Inpatient Unit Locations:
- Three inpatient beds in conjunction with All Hallows Hospital, Ditchingham.
- Eighteen inpatient beds at St Elizabeth Hospice, Ipswich.
For access to any of these services, please use our referral form.