Information & Resources

Information & Resources

There are many places to find good information about Dying Well, here are just a few of the ones we’d recommend:


Palliative care in the time of Covid – a graphic novel explain-er of the role of palliative care 

National NICE patient information – for people who want to understand and make decisions about treatment in case they develop Covid 

NHS practical care of the dying tool kit – what you can do to practically care for someone who is in their last days and hours of life

Cruse bereavement care – dealing with bereavement and grief 

The Good Grief Trust – information and support by the bereaved for the bereaved 

Dying Matters – national website committed to raising awareness of dying, death and bereavement

The Good Funeral Guide – a trusted, independent, not-for profit guide to funeral advice

The Natural Death Centre – independent charity committed to providing good funeral advice

Compassion in Dying – a national charity working to inform and empower people to exercise their rights and choices around end-of-life care

Hospice UK – the national charity for hospice care. They champion and support the work of more than 200 member organisations, which provide hospice care across the UK

NHS Choices – End of Life Care – a guide for people who are approaching the end of their life. Some parts of it may also be useful for people who are caring for someone who is dying, or people who want to plan in advance for their end of life care

Making a Will – government site advising you on how to write a will

Digital death and how to handle it  – what happens after you die to your digital assets with a step by step guide to planning for your digital death 

Pallium Compassionate Community Start up Toolkit equips you with essential information, resources, and templates to launch a Compassionate Community