Political Party Manifesto Commitments on End of Life Care
17 April 2015
The main UK-wide political parties have set out commitments to end of life care in their manifestos.
National Council for Palliative Care announces new Chair of Trustees
15 April 2015
The National Council for Palliative Care is delighted to announce the appointment of Baroness Ilora Finlay as its new Chair of Trustees.
NCPC comment on Marie Curie and LSE report highlighting inequalities in access to palliative care
8 April 2015
New report argues that diagnosis, ethnicity, social background and age can all be barriers to receiving palliative and end of life care.
New guide to help prepare people on what to expect when someone they know is dying
26 March 2015
A new guide which prepares people on what to expect when someone is dying has today been published by the National Council for Palliative Care.
‘What to expect when someone important to you is dying’ aims to demystify the dying process so that people better understand the changes that can happen to their loved ones in the last days of life.
NCPC wins national award for supporting people at end of life
18 March 2015
The National Council for Palliative Care has beaten more than 350 charities to win a national award for supporting people at the end of life.
New guidance published on cardiovascular IEDs at the end of life
17 March 2015
The Resuscitation Council (UK), the British Cardiovascular Society and the National Council for Palliative Care have created new guidance on cardiovascular implanted electronic devices in people towards the end of life, during cardiopulmonary resuscitation and after death