Choice in end of life: Comment from Claire Henry, the Chair of the Choice in End of Life Care Review Board
26 February 2015
A new report, offering a blueprint for how greater choice in end of life can be achieved has today been published by a review board set up by Health Minister, Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP.
New guidance on Difficult Conversations for Young Adults
12 February 2015
A new resource from the National Council of Palliative Care and Together for Short Lives has been developed to help families and professionals approach conversations with young adults about the end of life.
New partnership to improve end of life care
9 February 2015
The National Council for Palliative Care and the National Care Forum have today announced a new, strengthened partnership aimed at improving end of life care.
New estimate predicts 1 in 2 people will get cancer
4 February 2015
Cancer Research UK has published findings showing that the lifetime risk of a cancer diagnosis has risen from 1-in-3 to 1-in-2.
Unique bereavement cards will support Dying Matters
3 February 2015
Inspired by the Dying Matters ‘Being There’ campaign, Inspired Goodbyes, who produce uniquely personal bereavement cards and gifts, have created a range of six bereavement cards with a difference.
Clearance sale on Care to Learn resource
2 February 2015
Care to Learn is an introductory End of Life Care training pack that is designed to be delivered in the workplace, in a flexible and practical format. The core pack includes 8 modules, and there are 2 additional modules on dementia and involving residents and loved ones. It is now on sale for just £25 (or £12.50 for NCPC subscribers).