King Centre Services : eight week programme

Our services provide holistic, multi-disciplinary palliative care support framed around person centred goals delivered with just the right amount of support to equip individuals to live their lives to the fullest and enable people to feel empowered to live life as fully as possible in the community, alongside their illness.

Mondays

  • Eight week nursing based model including therapeutic activities
  • Higher dependency / Dementia friendly / Complex Clinical Needs / Frailty
  • Gym
  • Bathing
  • Complementary Therapy
  • Relaxation
  • A light lunch is available
  • Any registered Jersey Hospice Care patient can drop in for a cup of tea or coffee, if they have their own transport

Assessments – booked with Nurses / Physios

  • These will be carried out in weeks one, four and eight based upon clearly defined goals
  • Discharge plan at end of eight weeks

To access this day, you need to be assessed and accepted by one of our King Centre Team

Wednesdays – In Control

  • Focus on breathlessness | anxiety | fatigue
  • Gym
  • Bathing
  • Complementary Therapy and relaxation
  • A light lunch is available
  • Any registered Jersey Hospice Care patient can drop in for a cup of tea or coffee, if they have their own transport
  • Eight week rolling In Control programme – sessions run in the afternoon from 13:30 to 15:00

Assessments – booked with Nurses and Physios

  • These will be carried out in weeks one, four and eight based upon clearly defined goals
  • Discharge plan at end of eight weeks

To access this day, you need to be assessed and accepted by one of our King Centre Team

Thursdays – Live & Learn

  • Social drop in for anyone affected by a life limiting condition between 10:00 and 15:00
  • Drop in service
  • Structured therapeutic activities and talks
  • Gym (11:00 to 12:30) – for those known to the Physiotherapy Service
  • Walking group (Spring and Summer)
  • Group Relaxation (10:30 to 11:00)
  • Soup and sandwiches are available for a small donation
  • One nurse allocated during the day for people to book
    • assessments
    • carer support
    • advice
    • advanced care planning

Fridays – Well-being day

  • Focus on Well-being and Living Well
  • Gym
  • Bathing
  • Complementary Therapy
  • Relaxation
  • A light lunch is available
  • Any registered Jersey Hospice Care patient can drop in for a cup of tea or coffee, if they have their own transport
  • Eight week rolling well-being programme, led by a variety of healthcare professionals. Come along to one or them all – you choose.
  • Sessions run in the afternoon from 13:30 to 14:30

An overview of the upcoming activities is available to download.