Finding the words

This book is a resource for health and social care professionals whose work brings them into contact with people and families at the end of life. It accompanies the DVD Finding the Words and can be used individually or in small groups, with or without a facilitator/trainer, to help explore the issues discussed on the DVD and some of the evidence surrounding end of life conversations.

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Dying Matters video
20th July 2016

A 1 minute powerful video designed to get people to talk about dying. Originally produced to raise awareness of Dying Matters week by South Derbyshire CCG, it has a message that works all year round.

One to One with David Schneider and Kathryn Mannix.
7th December 2016

Radio broadcaster David Schneider who admits to being scared by death discusses losing his mother with Dr Kathryn Mannix, a palliative care consultant. They discuss mortality, how to prepare for death and what to say. Helpful to just about everyone.

The website is not designed to give medical advice, but rather to give information on a wide range of topics to health and social care staff, no matter where they work. Find out more