St. Columba’s Hospice

  • Contract value: £26m
  • Principal Contractor: Graham Construction
  • Duration: 4 year programme
  • Location: Leith, Edinburgh Scotland

MMA Joinery has been awarded the Joinery contract to Phase 1 on this extensive 4 year framework of refurbishment to the Grade 1 and grade 2 listed buildings.

A new education facility will be created next door to the existing hospice, which will house the Centre for Excellence in Palliative Care Education. This will support and enhance the successful palliative care education programmes, including the BSc and MSc in Palliative Care. The centre will also keep St Columba’s Hospice at the forefront of palliative care education in the UK and the rest of the world. The Centre for Excellence in Palliative Care Education will feature:

A lecture theatre and seminar rooms with modern study facilities for students.

A purpose built Learning Resource Centre, which will house a library, computer suite and reading room