Who should you contact?

The team can be contacted Monday to Friday, from 9am to 5pm (excluding Bank Holidays). There is an answerphone available, and we will respond to all messages received out of working hours as soon as we can.

For Mid Yorks Hospital patients or at home in Wakefield and Pontefract:

Macmillan Specialist Palliative Care Team, Rowan House, Pinderfields Hospital, Aberford Road, Wakefield WF1 4DG.  Tel:01924 543801

For patients at home in the North Kirklees who wish to attend Rosewood Day Therapy:

Rosewood Centre, Dewsbury District Hospital, Halifax Road, Dewsbury WF13 4HS. Tel: 01924 512039  

For patients at home in Kirklees (Dewsbury and Huddersfield):

Palliative Care Team, Kirkwood Hospice, 21 Albany Road, Dalton, Huddersfield HD5 9UY. Tel: 01484 557906

Other useful contacts:

Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer.  They provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care.

Website:  www.macmillan.org.uk  Tel:  0808 808 0000.

PALS – Patient Advice Liaison Service. Tel: 01924 543686.

Please remember that your GP and District Nurse will provide you with additional help and support contacts.