Pastoral Care in hospitals

A team of Protestant and Catholic pastoral ministers holds consultations with and provide support to patients and their family members at the Kantonsspital Winterthur (KSW). Pastoral care is also available to hospital staff with personal or professional queries.

The team can be contacted via the switchboard of the Kantonsspital, on 052 266 21 21. Pastoral ministers of both denominations are always present in the hospital during the day, throughout the week. An on-call or standby service is available night and day. You can find further information at