Patient & Family Support
This service offers support to patients and families throughout their journey of living and dealing with a life limiting illness. Our two trained Counsellors and support volunteers deliver bereavement care to adults and young people before and after death.
Aims of the Service
We offer additional emotional, psychological and practical support by offering one to one counselling sessions. The service provides the opportunity to join relevant groups where a safe environment can facilitate peer support and understanding.
What You Can Expect
You can expect to be treated with respect and understanding which comes from a non-judgmental and supportive perspective. The service will support each person as an individual, listening and acknowledging their needs.
Learning to Live with Grief Booklet
This booklet honours all the families who have share their grief with the Hospice, their emotion and struggle which showed us how they ‘Learned to Live with Grief’.
Hours and Availability
You will be offered six sessions. This will be reviewed to ensure your changing needs are met. Our hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.
Clients can be seen at ACCORD Hospice or Gleniffer Outreach.
How to get in Contact
- Patient and Family Support Services – 0141 581 2014
- Bereavement Group – please contact 0141 581 2014 for more information.
- Service of Remembering – first Sunday in September each year. To attend please;
- email SOR@accord.org.uk, or
- contact our Medical Secretaries on 0141 581 2026