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The Chaplaincy Team is employed by the Trust to meet spiritual and religious needs of patients, relatives and staff of all faiths and none.

They are supported by a trained team of voluntary Chaplains’ Assistants.

Chaplaincy can contact local leaders of most world faiths upon request.

Chaplaincy is pleased to receive referrals for patient care from medical staff, family and friends, and faith communities. Those anticipating admission may prefer to alert the Chaplaincy in advance of their arrival.

Contact details

Queen Alexandra Hospital Chaplaincy Office: 023 9228 6408

In all cases of emergency please call the Duty Chaplain via the main switchboard, 023 9228 6000.

Please make it clear if a Roman Catholic priest is required.

A Chaplain is available 24/7 for urgent care.

For non-urgent requests, that can wait until the next working day, please phone the Chaplaincy Department 023 9228 6408, where a message can be left.

If you require Bereavement Services please click here for more information.

Opening times

24 Hours

How can a patient make an appointment?

Use relevant contact details from section above.

Location on site

Chapel and Prayer Room

The Chapel and Multi-faith Prayer Room at Queen Alexandra Hospital are on A-Level very near to the main entrance.

Multi-faith Prayer Room

The Multi-faith Room at Queen Alexandra Hospital is next to the Chapel, on A level main corridor. It is open 24hours, and has washing facilities as you enter for those who need to wash before praying as part of their religious practice. The Chapel is also available 24hours for private prayer.

Prayer aids

The cupboard in the Multi-faith room has prayer mats, prayer beads and a few other items that can be borrowed for prayer. Please put them away afterwards. Contact the Chaplaincy Office if anything else is needed: 023 9228 6408

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