what-we-do

What we do

St David’s Hospice Care is committed to providing bespoke, individual care for all our patients and their families. We work alongside patients and hope to support them at the most difficult times of their lives. We aim to ensure that patients have choice about the care they receive and maintaining dignity throughout their journey is a paramount to us.

The Family Support Team help family members by offering support and advice, taking away the awful uncertainty and fears that loved ones have to cope with.

‘Unicorn’ was established thanks to by funding from BBC Children In Need.  This service provides specialist bereavement support to children and young people.

St David’s Hospice Care acknowledges the funding contribution of the Aneurin Bevan Health Board.

Services available from St David’s Hospice Care:

  • Clinical Nurse Specialists in Palliative Care, attached to designated GP practices
  • Hospice at Home service-24hr nursing care at home
  • Family Support
  • Social Workers
  • Welfare Rights Advisors
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Unicorn  – Support for Children
  • Complementary Therapy Out-Reach Clinics
  • In Patient Unit
  • Carers Groups
  • Education
  • Chaplain Service
  • 24 hr On – Call Service
  • Specialist Equipment Loan
  • Support for Care Homes
  • Bereavement Care