St Luke’s at home

Did you know that the majority of the care we deliver is at home? Our St Luke’s at home team offer specialist advice, care and support to people with progressive life limiting illnesses in the comfort of your own home. All our staff are trained in end of life care and include nurses, social workers and occupational therapists. We work in partnership with  families, carers, GPs and other health and social care agencies to provide you with the best possible care and support.

What do we do?

The care and support that the team offers includes:

  • Specialist advice about any complex symptoms you may experience
  • Help and guidance with financial and social problems
  • Emotional and spiritual support for you and your family
  • Practical help and guidance to enable you to maximise your independence and help those who care for you
  • Signposting to other community services
  • Liaise with other health and social care professionals to support your care at home

Which areas do we cover?

Our catchment area is the city of Plymouth and surrounding areas of South West Devon, including those around Salcombe, Kingsbridge, Ivybridge, Tavistock and the Moors.

If you are a healthcare professional then please view our Information Hub for information on referrals.