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For information about local hospices please contact the organisations listed below or click on the coloured text links to visit their websites: 

The Leicestershire and Rutland Hospice (LOROS)

LOROS offers a range of specialist services providing physical, emotional, social and spiritual care for patients and their families.  These include complementary therapies, family support and counselling.  LOROS also provides palliative day therapy. 

For further information please call 0116 231 3771. 

Dove Cottage Day Hospice

Dove Cottage Day Hospice is an independent organisation offering high quality palliative daycare to people living in North East Leicestershire, Rutland and South East Nottinghamshire, as well as offering vital respite to the main carer.  

For further information please call 01949 860303.                 

Rainbows Children's Hospice

Provides specialist respite stays, symptom management, palliative and end-of-life care to children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions. Their families, too, are supported and helped by Rainbows.  Services include sibling support, music therapy and complementary therapies.   

For further information please call 01509 638000.

 For information about hospices outside Leicestershire and Rutland please contact the following organisation: 

Hospice UK

The national charity for hospice care. 

Telephone: 020 7520 8200

This page last reviewed 19/03/2019