Details on Roscommon hospice unit to be unveiled today

Details on the new palliative care centre in Roscommon town are to be unveiled this afternoon.

The Roscommon Mayo Hospice is to launch its plans for the centre, which is estimated to cost up to 6 million euro.

Located beside Hannon’s hotel on the Athlone road, it will include a 8 Bed in-patient unit providing respite and end of life services.


It will also house Day Care and Community Care services.

The launch will take place in Hannon’s hotel at half past two today.