Your day at Katharine House
Our Days Therapies Unit offers you the opportunity to improve your quality of life with support and specialist care from a nurse-led service. Our team work closely with your GP, District Nurse and other Healthcare Professionals to ensure continuity in the care that you receive.
We will work with you to identify and manage any physical symptoms that you may have and will allow you the opportunity to discuss and share any anxieties. We offer a wide range of complementary therapies, including aromatherapy, massage and reflexology as well as activities and entertainment to enjoy. Day Therapies also offers the specialist services of counsellors, doctors, physio and occupational therapists as well as a social worker and chaplain.
You will be provided with home-cooked food and the opportunity to enjoy the company of others.
Using our Day Therapies service also provides your families or carers some personal time, safe in the knowledge that you are being cared for.
Our Wellbeing Day service is a six-week programme, giving you the tools to manage fatigue, anxiety and breathlessness, related to physical illness, as well as offering support and practical advice for coping with the challenges of illness.
We offer you a wide range of complementary therapies, including aromatherapy, massage and reflexology as well as the specialist services of counsellors, doctors, physio and occupational therapists, social workers and our hospice chaplain.
It is an opportunity for you to meet others in a similar situation and share experiences and advice in an informal environment that offers support, understanding and confidentiality.