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Help and advice
Local hospitals, hospices

and care homes

Some useful contacts

The Care Quality Commission

Dying Matters Rutland is unable to make any comment on the quality of care provided by the following organisations.  The CQC regulates and inspects all social services and health care provision. Read these reports on the individual providers’ websites or find them on the Care Quality Commission website: 

Where can I find NHS hospitals near me?


University Hospitals of Leicester

Go to the Leicester Hospitals NHS website

Tel: 0300 3031573

Peterborough Hospital

North West Anglia Foundation Trust 

Go to the North West Anglia NHS website

Tel: 01733 678000

Peterborough City Hospital

Go to the Peterborough City Hospital website

Kettering General Hospital 

Go to the Kettering General NHS website

Tel: 01536 492000


Where can I find private hospitals near me?

Woodland Hospital,Kettering

Go to the Woodland Hospital website

Tel: 01536 536882

Fitzwilliam Hospital, Peterborough    

Go to the Fitzwilliam Hospital website

Tel: 01733 842333

Nuffield Hospital, Leicester

Go to the Nuffield Hospital website

Tel: 0116 4736948

Spire Hospital, Leicester

Go to the Spire Hospital website

Tel: 0116 2653685

Where can I find community hospitals that provide some elderly care?

Rutland Memorial Hospital, Oakham

Go to the LLR Alliance NHS website

Tel: 01572 722552    

St Lukes, Market Harborough

Go to the LLR Alliance NHS website

Tel: 01858 410300


Where can I get palliative and hospice care?

Leicestershire & Rutland Organisation for the Relief of Suffering (LOROS)

Go to the LOROS website

LOROS Groby Road, Leicester  Tel: 0116 2313771


Sue Ryder, Thorpe Hall Hospice Peterborough 

Go to the Sue Ryder website

Tel: 01733 225900


Dove Cottage Day Care, Ridlington, Rutland

For people suffering from long term health conditions including; cancer, heart failure, respiratory disorder, a progressive neurological disorder, Dove Cottage Rutland may be able to help with nursing advice, online groups, telephone calls & friendship Bereavement support and a carers support group. REGISTERED CHARITY NO. 1057941

Tel: 01572 722630

Go to the Dove Cottage website

Tel: 01572 722630


Marie Curie Nurses

Go to the Marie Curie website

Tel: 0800 0902309

Free nursing care in your own home home for people living with a terminal illness

The Caring Company Rutland Ltd.


Phone: 01572 722344


Care Homes

Go to the Care Choices website

Your guide to over 30000 care and nursing homes, and other care providers in the UK. We help you make informed choices on care.


Barchester, Tixover House Care Home, Tixover

Go to the Tixover House website

Tel: 01780 444491


Barchester, Chater Lodge, Ketton

Go to the Chater Lodge website

Tel: 01780720376


Ardale Oakham Grange, Barleythorpe    

Go to the Oakham Grange website

Tel: 01572 322 211


Manton Hall, Manton

Go to the Manton Hall website

Tel: 01572 737212


Oak House Residential Home Ltd, Greetham  

Go to the Oak House Residential Home website

Tel: 01572 812647


Rutland Care Village, Oakham

Got to the Rutland Care Village website

Tel: 01572 722350


Crown House Care Home, Oakham

Got to the Crown House Care Home website

Tel: 01572 770301


Belton House, Belton in Rutland

Got to the Belton House website

Tel: 01572 717682


Aberdeen House, Uppingham

Got to the Care Home website

Tel: 01572 823308


Wisteria House Residential Home, Uppingham

Got to the Care Home website

Tel: 01572 822313

Home Instead

6 The Maltings, Mill Street, Oakham LE15 6EA

Home Instead provides respite and live in care as well as End of Life care.

Tel 01572 898 147