End of life care in the community
We support people in our local community to make informed decisions about their end of life care.
We support people in our local community to make informed decisions about their end of life care. We do this by supporting your needs and wishes so that you can choose to die in the place and in the way you chose.
Our local end of life care services
We use our effective partnerships with other end of life care services in the community to ensure your coordinated care, giving you, and your family space and time to focus on normal, everyday life. Our highly skilled care workers may even undertake delegated tasks on behalf of district nurses and co-deliver neuro rehabilitation programmes to reduce your need for hospital appointments, minimising any impact to you.
Our end of life care workers in Newcastle are trained to provide you and your family with emotional support, making direct referrals to counselling services and other local community services that can offer further help.
Our end of life service partners in Newcastle
We have built strong trusting relationships with the professional partners we work with across health services in the community to deliver end of life care, including district nurses, local GP surgeries, dentists, podiatrists, occupational therapists and physiotherapists.
Our partners and stakeholders include:
- Newcastle Council
- Newcastle Hospitals Palliative Care Team
- Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
- NHS Newcastle & Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) incl. continuing health care (CHC) assessment teams
- District nursing team
- Marie Curie Palliative Care Coordination Centre
- Macmillan specialist palliative team
- Age UK Gateshead in Newcastle (formerly Age UK Newcastle)
- Alzheimer’s Society Newcastle and North Tyneside
- Newcastle Dementia Action Alliance
We’re here for you
Contact us to speak to someone in our care team.
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How to find the right care for you or your relative
1. Find your local office
Bluebird Care delivers care from locally based offices, find yours to start your care journey today.
2. Get in touch with us
Fill in our call back form or give us a call to find out how we can help you.
We’ll come out to you to find out what you or your loved one needs to help stay independent at home.
4. Care team chosen & care starts
You'll be cared for by our specially trained team to support you to remain at home for as long as possible.