Our Hospices

Butterwick Hospice Care incorporates Butterwick Hospice in Stockton, Butterwick Hospice at Bishop Auckland and Butterwick House Children's Hospice.

The Charity (Registered No. 1044816) is based in Stockton and Bishop Auckland in North East England and provides specialist pain relief and symptom control, respite, day, home and end of life care.

Complementary Therapies and Family Support are an integral part of the comprehensive high quality hospice care provided free of charge to adults and children with life limiting illnesses. Butterwick also provides a wide range of support services free of charge to patients' families.

Butterwick serves the communities of Teesside, County Durham, North Yorkshire and Wearside.

Butterwick Hospice Care is funded in part by negotiated contracts with the local Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). The majority of funding is raised from donations, our shops, lottery and fundraising events and campaigns. Your help to maintain Butterwick Hospice services is much needed and appreciated. Please see our section on What You Can Do for information on how easy it is to help us help others.

Butterwick Hospice is about people helping people, being involved puts you at the heart of that philosophy.

If you would like to know more about the work of Butterwick Hospice please take a look at the pages dedicated to each hospice.

If you can't find the information you are seeking on this website please contact the hospices or fundraising departments direct by telephone or email. All contacts are listed on our Contact Us page.

Case Studies

Image of Sonia’s Good Therapy

"“I’m delighted that people have got so much fun and laughter out of creating this wall art""

Sonia’s Good Therapy

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"“It’s a great service that I am proud to support and would encourage others to do the same.” "

Holiday from Real Life

Image of A Very Happy Ending

"Sam Lowes lost twin boys and lost her way until Butterwick's Family Support Team were called to help"

A Very Happy Ending

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"At Butterwick we try to add fun and enrich young lives through specialist technology"

Technology Creating Engaging Relationships