Sperrin Lakeland Palliative and Supportive Care Team

Sperrin Lakeland Palliative and Supportive Care Team was established to provide a service for patients with cancer, or progressive advanced disease. The team is hospital based with a remit to the community allowing support in any care setting throughout Sperrin Lakeland Trust.
The aim of the Team is to enhance the quality of life of patients and their families, in conjunction with other health care professionals by:

  • Providing specialist advice on how to manage troublesome symptoms from diagnosis onwards
  • Advice on treatment options
  • Patient grants
  • Emotional support to patients and their families
  • Link between hospital and home
  • Education resource to other health care professionals.

For further information please contact:

Sperrin Lakeland Palliative and Support Care Team
Tel: 028 8283 3117

Email: frobinson@slt.n-i.nhs.uk

Or log on to Capricorn (Cancer & Palliative Care online resource network)