40 years of Dorothy House

Dorothy House gives free high-quality care and support to people with life-limiting illness.

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40 years

Thanksgiving Service Films

On Thursday 15 September we held our 40th Birthday Thanksgiving Service at Bath Abbey. We wanted to ensure that everyone who was unable to attend is able to share the memories, and we have a selection of video clips for you to view.

Online Store Open

Our online store - selling our fabulous range of Christmas cards (including some lovely bespoke hand-painted local scenes), calendars featuring photographs from across the area we serve, and diaries - is now open!

Patients, Carers & Families

Patients, Carers & Families

Whether you are with us as a patient, carer, family member or friend, please be assured that we will give you all the care and support we can.┬áIf you have…



We offer a wide range of services across the hospice and this section explores the services, therapies and treatments that may be available to patients and their families on referral.…

Get involved

Get involved

There are so many ways that you can get involved and support our patients and their families. Whether it is volunteering for us in one of over 40 different roles…


Two women holding a certificate

Diet at Dorothy House Hospice Care

October 28, 2016, by Matt Carter
Five Link Nurses taking part in a training exercise

Fostering links with other health care providers

October 27, 2016, by Matt Carter
mouthwash being poured into a glass

The Essence of good taste

October 26, 2016, by Matt Carter
Bunting that spells out 'Carpe'

Faye's Story

Sometimes we are given precious gifts. Faye, one of our patients, has shared her personal story and journey with Dorothy House Hospice Care When I found out in January that…