End of Life Care - Learning Resource Pack

This resource pack was produced by the National End of Life Care Programme and Housing 21 with support from a grant from Skills for Care.

Designed specifically with extra care or similar housing in mind, the resource is a practical tool. It provides guidance and information on a range of topics for anyone caring for someone with a life-limiting condition.

The areas covered include:

  • Local services and contacts that can help in the delivery of end of life care
  • Medication issue
  • Common symptoms that might occur at the end of life
  • Mobility issues
  • Religious, cultural and spiritual needs
  • Assistance and care in the last days of life
  • Care after death - supporting families and other residents