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We provide care and support for people affected by life limiting illness and bereavement

Established in 2009, we have developed an excellence in home-based palliative care which is provided free of charge.

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How we can help you

Madrugada offers support throughout illness and beyond, to people in the Algarve who are affected by a life limiting illness. Our specialist clinical team provide homebased end of life care to those who prefer to spend their remaining days in their own home.

The Madrugada Centre in Praia da Luz helps people and those who are important to them, manage the challenges of life limiting illness through counselling, therapeutic and creative activities, complementary therapies, advice and education. We provide care equipment and practical assistance.

Get involved

We rely on an amazing team of people who help us in many ways; if you can spare some time to support us please call: 282 761 375.

About us

We provide a home based ‘end of life’ palliative nursing care service for people wishing to spend their last remaining days professionally cared for in their own home. The more that you give, the more we are able to care for the community. Find out more