Make a referral to Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice

Referrals to our services can be made by GPs, District Nurses, and lead health professionals and specialists supporting people with a palliative diagnosis.

Inpatient unit referrals

Download: Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice referral form

To refer a patient to the inpatient unit at Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice, please download and complete our referral form above.

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You can also call our inpatient referral advice line on 01733 225925 to discuss your proposed admission and to:

  • Gain advice on whether your patient meets Sue Ryder’s referral criteria. 
  • Receive further information and advice on how to make a referral to Sue Ryder.

From 1 April 2023, thanks to funding from Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Integrated Care Board (ICB) initially for one year, Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice is accepting referrals from dying patients who do not require specialist medical intervention.

To find out more about the criteria and referral process for this please call our referral advice line on 01733 225925.

We hope this will increase access to inpatient care for people who would not usually meet the specialist referral criteria of our inpatient unit, whilst helping to relieve pressure in hospitals and the community.

Hospice at Home referrals

Our service is available seven days a week, and we are happy to take referrals from healthcare professionals at any time. Please note: Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice at Home service is commissioned to cover patients whose GP have a Peterborough postcode.

To refer a patient for Hospice at Home services, please complete the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group’s Continuing Health Care Fast Track referral form and the associated NHS consent form, both of which can be found below.

Please note, that this referral form is only to be completed by healthcare professionals. If you are a patient or family living in Peterborough wanting to refer to the Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice at Home service, please speak to your lead healthcare professional or GP.

If you wish to make a Hospice at Home referral for patients under the care of a GP in the city of Cambridge, Fenland, East and South Cambridgeshire or Huntingdonshire please refer to Arthur Rank Hospice Charity.

Referrals for young people transitioning from children’s hospice care

Download: Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice - young person referral form

Healthcare professionals referring a young person into our care from children’s hospice services can download and complete our dedicated referral form for young people above.

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We’re here to help

If you need help completing our referral forms, please call us on 01733 225925.