The new Priscilla Bacon Lodge

The investment of £12.5 million will provide Norfolk and Waveney with the specialist hospice care it needs

Priscilla Bacon Hospice

The new Priscilla Bacon Lodge will be built on a semi-rural site close to the Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital

The new building will offer:

  • An inpatient centre with modern facilities and capacity for 24 beds
  • Family rooms for relatives and patients with young children, so families can stay together towards the end of life
  • Landscaped gardens for patients and visitors, accessible from bedrooms and wards
  • Enhanced public areas, including a dining room for patients and their relatives
  • Improved day care and outpatient facilities
  • Education and seminar facilities coordinated in conjunction with our partners to train staff, carers and patients
  • A dedicated hub for specialist care delivered in the community, in partnership with hospitals and care homes
  • Complementary therapy suites for patients, families and children
  • Counselling for all age groups and needs

The new hospice will also have an important role in research, training and education. As well as the NNUH, it will be adjacent to the University of East Anglia and the internationally-renowned Norwich Research Park. The new Priscilla Bacon Lodge will make a unique contribution to developing and improving palliative care across the country and beyond.

In the last year, Priscilla Bacon Lodge and the 'Hospice at Home' team supported 10,000 local people.

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