Understanding end of life and bereavement in the care home community

The videos will help you to feel more confident with the care of your residents at the End of Life and with the support for the resident’s family as they prepare for bereavement. Learning from the End of Life video will help those you care for have a peaceful death.  This will help those left behind to have good memories. All contributing to the good quality care offered in your home.

Sadly, bereavement will affect us all at some point in our lives. The knowledge gained here will help you in you work and in your personal life.

The topics include:

  • End of life in care home settings – video
  • Understanding more about loss and grief – video
  • Talking about death and dying in the care home – video
  • Impact of bereavement on the care home community and resources to support – video
  • Dudley’s Bereavement Kindness Toolkit – video and poster
  • Dudley Bereavement Charter – poster and description

To complete this section, click on each topic area to review then fill out the brief form below.

End of life in a care home setting

Understanding more about loss and grief

Talking about death and dying in the care home

Impact of bereavement on the care home community and resources to support

    Please complete these brief questions, it helps us to know which settings are proactively addressing the topic of bereavement. You can also request support and resources.

    Would you like a poster of the Bereavement Kindness Toolkit for your setting? (required)
    yesno

    Would you like a poster of the Dudley Bereavement Charter for your workplace? (required)
    yesno

    Do you think your place of work would adopt the bereavement charter? (required)
    yesno

    If you think they would adopt the charter, will they need help?
    yesno

    Who should we contact to action this? (name and contact details)

    If you or your setting requires any additional support around bereavement, what do you need?

    Your name

    Your care home name

    Your email