Pastoral and spiritual care

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About the service

The Pastoral and Spiritual Care service offers a person-centred approach to supporting people at all times but especially when dealing with difficult and challenging circumstances by encouraging them to work with their own value and belief system to find hope, healing and spiritual wellbeing. It provides a range of services for service users, carers and staff, from all backgrounds, across each of the trust’s localities. Anyone can access support at any point, whether spiritually minded or not. Services and activities offered by the Pastoral and Spiritual Care team include:

  • Chapel and quiet rooms at Fieldhead and other sites
  • Multi-faith rooms at Fieldhead
  • Pastoral counselling, support and advice
  • Faith specific ministries and religious services
  • Bereavement support including individual bereavement counselling and psychotherapy
  • Muslim chaplaincy
  • Befriending project
  • Canine befrienders
  • Information on spiritual, religious and related issues
  • Training and education for staff
  • Residential retreats


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Why would someone choose the service?

The service is run by a highly motivated and compassionate team of chaplains, trainers, counsellors and volunteers, who are willing to support those from different faith backgrounds or none.

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