Our mission

Longfield supports adults in Gloucestershire who are living with any life-limiting illness by:

  • Providing free specialist care, support and advice from diagnosis to the end of life and bereavement
  • Enabling people to live well and die in their place of choice
  • Supporting families and carers
  • Sharing our specialist knowledge with others

Our key messages

Who we are

Longfield is a local charity based in Gloucestershire providing specialist palliative care 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

What we do

We offer a wide range of services which provide care for people living with or affected by a life limiting illness.

How we do it

Our services support patients, families and carers from the point of diagnosis onwards. This includes day therapy, counselling, education and a range of outpatient services.  Care at end of life is provided by our Hospice at Home service and continues after death through our bereavement support programme.

Where we want to go

Our future is driven by the needs of the people we support - Longfield will continue to develop and deliver a full range of services tailored to local need.

Our vision for the future...

Everyone touched by life-limiting illness has free care and support to live well, from diagnosis to the end of life.