Staying at Katharine House

In-Patient Unit (IPU)

Our In-Patient Unit offers short-term care for patients who are in need of pain and symptom management, respite and end-of-life care.

You will have access to the full range of all our services and your family's/carer's needs will also be taken into account.

Our medical and nursing staff have specialist knowledge and experience in helping you to manage difficult or troublesome symptoms that are caused by your illness.

There is open visiting, which means that family and friends can visit whenever they wish, including children and pets!

Stays in our 10 bed in-patient unit usually last between one and two weeks. Our team of Social Workers, Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapist are on hand to give advice and practical support.

Referral is through any Health or Social Care Professional.