How to access

our care

LOROS offers specialised care for patients over the age of 18 with complex needs who are suffering from a terminal illness when cure is no longer possible. We also offer support for patients’ families and carers.

ACCESSING OUR CARE

Eligibility

Am I eligible for care at LOROS?

  • Patients must be registered with a GP within Leicester, Leicestershire or Rutland
  • Referrals are generally made by a GP, hospital consultant or hospital palliative care team, or are facilitated by a community nurse specialist, with the exception of Day Therapy drop in
  • Patients eligible for referral are usually suffering from advanced cancer or other life-limiting conditions, such as Motor Neurone Disease, heart failure or respiratory disease
  • All of our services are free of charge to all patients based upon clinical need
Our care services Refer a patient

I feel like the circle is complete, it’s the end of this chapter and I’m so grateful to LOROS for helping to make this happen.

Pete

My mum, Marilyn celebrated her 59th birthday in LOROS. With the help of the brilliant nurses and staff we organised a spa morning and a cake. Mum died a week afterwards. We will never forget how special the Hospice made her last birthday.

Carolyn
LOROS, Groby Road, Leicester LE3 9QE