How we help

St Catherine’s cares for patients and families across Chorley, Preston and South Ribble who are affected by life-shortening conditions like cancer, motor neurone disease and heart failure.

Our specialised care is here to help people enjoy the best possible quality of life, to the end of life. We work with patients and their loved ones at the hospice and in their own homes to help them achieve what is important to them in the time they have.

We work creatively and collaboratively with other organisations, businesses, charities and local people to meet the needs of patients and their loved ones.

Our values are caring, compassionate and committed.

Please click here if you would like to read about the latest Covid-19 updates from St Catherine’s Hospice, including patient visiting arrangements.

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Upcoming events

From sponsored challenges and fundraising events, to training courses and support sessions, St Catherine’s is proud to host a varied events calendar featuring something for everyone.

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Latest news from St Catherine’s

Fundraising News

11 May 2022

Rita is delighted with her ‘In The Frame’ finds

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Patient Stories

26 Apr 2022

Marvel-mad dad creates comic-themed ‘happy place’ after sharing his wishes to die at home

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Hospice NewsFundraising News

22 Apr 2022

Nurse looks forward to the Moonlight and Memories Walk returning to the hospice grounds

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Patient Stories

18 Mar 2022

‘St Catherine’s has helped me achieve things I didn’t think were possible’

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Fundraising News

17 Mar 2022

Nick’s marathon challenge to get back on his feet

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Fundraising News

17 Mar 2022

Dad and daughters get ready to brave sponsored skydive

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Hospice News

11 Mar 2022

New collaboration will improve care for Central Lancashire patients at end of life

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