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Jigsaw - Eden Valley Hospice

Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice, provides specialist short breaks and support to children and young adults with progressive, life shortening conditions. The team work in partnership with the children and young people, their families and all agencies involved with their care.

Transition from Children's Services to Adult Services

Jigsaw, Cumbria's Children's Hospice recognises the need to work closely with professionals.  We work closely alongside:

Wendy ashton - Social Worker based at Jigsaw
Alison Shepherd - WellChild Specialist Transition Nurse
Community Nurses - based throughout Cumbria
We aim to help make the transition as smooth as possible.


Who to contact

Contact Name
Suzanne Garbarino
Contact Position
Clinical Lead
01228 817634

Where to go


Other Details


Referral required
Referral Details

Referral information is on our website.

Local Offer


Jigsaw is Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice. We provide support to children and young adults with life limiting conditions throughout the county.

The children’s hospice provides one to one care for children and young adults with life limiting illnesses, as well as extending the care and support to their families. Jigsaw’s home-from-home environment allows the nurses to match the children and young adults home routine as closely as possible, ensuring a smooth, relaxing and peaceful transition between the home and hospice environments.

Contact Name
Suzanne Garbarino
Contact Telephone
01228 817634
Contact Email
Local Offer Age Bands
Transitions to Adulthood(16+)
Secondary (11-15 years)
Primary (5-10 years)
Early Years (0-4 years)
SEN Provision Type
Last updated: 07/10/2022
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