The Last Years of Life service is delivered by Age UK East London along with its partner organisation St Joseph's Hospice Hackney.

The service is registered with the Care Quality Commission and was recently awarded as Outstanding.

The aim of the service is to provide practical and emotional support to adults 18+ who have been disgnosed with palliative care needs through a supportive holistic approach.

The support available is

  • Personal Care Support e.g. assisting with bathing etc
  • Escorting to GP and hospital appointments
  • Domestic Help e.g. laundry, housework
  • Shopping
  • Planning for the future
  • Helping with decisions for your pets
  • Our partner St Joseph's Hospice Hackney is offering Namaste (Therapeutic sensory massage) for service users living with advanced dementia.

In addition we are able to provide you through out other founded services:

  • Information & Advice e.g. applying for PIP etc
  • Handyperson Service (2 visits a year)
  • Support


To make a referral please email with patients name, address, telephone number and diagnosis and we will do the rest.
Email or to discuss telephone Home & Care Office on 020 8503 4800 or 07507 64 236