About this Collection
Leave the effort of getting rid of your tree to us and support Dr Kershaw's Hospice by having your real tree collected and recycled. Your donation is greatly appreciated here at the Hospice taking us ever closer to the £2million raised every year by the people of Oldham to enable us to deliver the very highest quality care for those with life-limiting illnesses.
Our team of collectors will be out in the borough on the weekend of January 5th and 6th 2019. We are collecting in the following postcodes:
OL1 OL2 OL3 OL4 OL8 OL9
Don't miss out. Register your tree by Wednesday 2nd January 1pm.
For further information about the Christmas tree collection or if you would like to volunteer to help, please call us on 0161 624 9984 or email the fundraising team on firstname.lastname@example.org
About the Hospice
Dr Kershaw’s Hospice provides a range of services tailored to those within the community living with life-limiting illness, along with their families.
Our inpatient unit can accommodate up to 12 patients at any one time. The medical and nursing staff are experienced in palliative medicine and are supported by a Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT) of specialist nurses, allied health professionals, social workers, spiritual leaders and bereavement support workers who assist in providing a seamless service for patients across hospital, community and hospice boundaries. This multi-disciplinary approach allows the palliative care team to address the physical, emotional, spiritual and social concerns that arise with advanced illness.
Dr Kershaw's also operates a Hospice at Home service which provides patients and their families with the appropriate level of additional care required, to ensure the patient has the support they need to remain in their own home if this is their preferred place of care and to prevent any unnecessary admissions to the hospital.
The Hospice is also proud to be supporting and delivering a new lymphoedema service in partnership with Pennine Care.
We are also able to offer Physiotherapy, Complimentary Therapy, Pastoral and Spirtual Support.