Day Services: The Living Well Centre

Our new 12 week programme at St Cuthbert’s Hospice Living Well Centre offers advice and strategies to enable you to cope better with your health and wellbeing and with our support regain control of your life. After a holistic assessment of your individual needs our team will develop a personalised programme of care based on your requirements, aims and goals.

The Living Well Centre offers psychological, physical, social, spiritual support and financial advice. The multidisciplinary team supporting you may include but is not limited to nurses, social workers, family support counsellors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and other trained professionals. The benefits of attending may include improved symptom management, greater independence and help to plan for the future.

We pride ourselves on being a happy, vibrant place to spend time and our aim is to make every day count and help to improve your quality of life.

If you would like more information about attending The Living Well Centre, please contact 0191 386 1170. 

Referrals can be made by any Health Care Professional. Patients or families who contact the hospice directly will be asked to contact a Health Care Professional known to them to refer into the Hospice. Usually this will be their General Practitioner (GP) District Nurse, Macmillan Nurse or a Clinical Specialist

Referrals will be accepted by phone, email, fax or in person followed by a completed hospice referral form which you can download by clicking here.

Completed forms can be returned securely via email to

Transport to The Living Well Centre at St Cuthbert's Hospice is available in exceptional circumstances and assess on a case by case basis.