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Headstart – coping with hair loss

Headstart is a free service offered at St Nicholas Hospice Care to support people who have experienced hair loss.

Hair loss may happen for a variety of reasons such as cancer treatment or illness. You don’t have to be known to the Hospice to attend.

What happens at Headstart?

Headstart offers people an opportunity to try out a range of scarves, hats and accessories in a comfortable and private environment. It also gives people the chance to talk about their worries and receive advice and guidance, both before and after hair loss.A range of colourful cotton and silk scarves, plus a selection of soft hats, are available for purchase at very reasonable prices.This service is also available in your own home.For more details and to book a session call 01284 702525 or email: dayhospice@stnh.org.uk