Day Therapy

Day Therapy offers a range of clinical, emotional and spiritual support services in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. You will have access to a team of nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, health and rehabilitation support workers, chaplains and volunteers.


At Day Therapy, the Hospice will support you through a wide range of therapies and activities. These may be done with other people in similar circumstances. We aim to help improve the quality of your life whilst maintaining your independence.

“The support of the staff has encouraged me in many ways, especially how to live with cancer in a positive way”

Overview of services and therapies available

  • Assessment of individual health and social care needs
  • Plan of care based on individual needs
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Symptom control advice
  • Mobility and exercise advice
  • Access to welfare and benefits advice
  • Spiritual support
  • Creative therapy e.g. arts, crafts etc.
  • Complementary therapies
  • Occupational therapy
  • Symptom control advice
  • Mobility and exercise advice
  • Social activities

“Living alone and being diagnosed with myeloma, I became in a state of panic. With the support of the team I have been able to accept the condition.”

How do I access Day Therapy?

Day Therapy is available for anyone who is 18 years old or over with a life-limiting or terminal illness. This service can be accessed at any stage, and can provide you, your family and friends with support and advice.

“Without the St Barnabas Team, we would have been lost and alone.”

You can refer yourself to Day Therapy by contacting us. Any healthcare professional involved in your care can also make a referral on your behalf.

In the South please contact 01476 513 545
– Barrowby Road, Grantham
– Clover Way, Spalding
– Green Lane off Red Cap Lane, Boston

In the North please contact 01522 518 219
– Hawthorn Road, Lincoln
– Morton Front Street, Gainsborough

In the North East please contact 01507 351 524
– Grimsby Road, Louth
– Skegness Community Hospital
– Marisco Medical Practice Stanley Avenue, Mablethorpe

Alternatively for more information about our Day Therapy services email enquiries@stbarnabashospice.co.uk

“Such lovely supportive people, it has made a very big difference to my own wellbeing.”

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