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Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice

Our hospice is Gloucestershire’s only inpatient unit for specialist palliative care. You can also be cared for in your own home, or receive virtual support from our day hospice and outpatient services in the comfort of your own home. We will help you live the best life you possibly can.

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Contact us

01242 230 199

leckhampton@sueryder.org

Our services

  • Inpatient care
  • Community Hub services
  • Rehabilitation and therapies services
  • Hospice at Home
  • 24/7 Patient Line
Learn more about our services

Address

Church Road
Leckhampton
Cheltenham
GL53 0QJ
United Kingdom

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About Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice

Hospice care is the treatment and support we offer to people with life-limiting conditions. We combine specialist medical care for managing pain and other symptoms, with other emotional, practical and spiritual support. There are a number of ways our expert teams can care for you. 

You might stay with us to receive inpatient care and need support from our doctors, Sue Ryder Nurses, healthcare assistants, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, Family Support Team or Hospice Chaplain. They’re very experienced in tailoring the most appropriate care for people who are going through difficult, stressful times.

If you are comfortable and supported at home and prefer to stay there, we can offer the same expert care to you through our Community Hub services. These services offer tailored activities and therapy sessions both in-person and virtually.

When end-of-life care in your own home is the best choice for you, our Hospice at Home service can help.

Whether at home or at the hospice, wherever we see you, Sue Ryder staff provide you with compassionate, expert care.

Watch: What’s it like inside a Sue Ryder hospice?

Man sits next to his wife who is lying in a hospice bed. Man is wearing a mask but smiling and woman is smiling, holding a wooden cross in one hand and a paper note in the other reading 'Run Mike Run'

When we arrived at Leckhampton, the care, love & support was incredible. Brenda had become frightened of hospitals, but as soon as she got to the hospice, she felt reassured, and we found peace. She couldn’t have had a better place to spend her final days.

Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice Patient Line

Our telephone line gives you access to a member of the hospice team who can give you advice on symptoms and nursing care. It is available to all patients who are receiving, have received or are in the process of being referred to any of our care services.

To contact our Patient Line, please call 0300 303 1395*. This helpline is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

*Calls to our Patient Line are charged at the local rate, and all calls will be recorded for quality and monitoring purposes.

Making a referral

You can refer yourself or may be referred by your family or a healthcare professional. Your GP or hospital consultant will be contacted before a referral is accepted. Simply download the referral form below and email across to leckhampton.medical@nhs.net

If you are discharged, but then find you need additional support, you can be referred back to our care at any time.

Preparing for your stay

If you are going to be coming to Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice as an inpatient, you might find it helpful to read our palliative and hospice services FAQs page.

Supporting Sue Ryder

We need to raise 70% of of the amount it takes to run all of Sue Ryder’s palliative care services and we can’t do that without the amazing and continued generosity of our supporters.

If you would like to find out more about how you can support us, please contact our local fundraising team on 01242 246 285 or email leckhampton.fundraising@sueryder.org

Events Calendar 2024

Discover which events you can get involved in to support our care.

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Fundraise for us
There are so many fun and exciting ways to support our work through fundraising. Get involved and help us be there when it matters.
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Volunteer with us
Shop, healthcare and fundraising volunteers support Sue Ryder across the charity. Without them, we simply couldn't provide our expert care.
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Events
Take your pick from our challenges and events to help fundraise for Sue Ryder, whether you prefer them to feature trainers, bicycles or much more.
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Your donation can help make sure no one has to face death or grief alone.