July 20, 2018

Dying Matters is a coalition of individual and organisational members across England and Wales, which aims to help people talk more openly about dying, death and bereavement, and to make plans for the end of life.

Members include organisations from across the NHS, voluntary and independent health and care sectors including hospices, care homes, charities supporting old people, children and bereavement; social care and housing sectors, community organisations; s...

July 20, 2018

Dutch charity Stichting Ambulance Wens (Ambulance Wish Foundation) helps terminally ill patients fulfil one last wish.

Started by Kees Veldboer, the organisation is staffed by hundreds of volunteers and have fulfilled 8,000 plus last wishes.

A BBC Outlook programme celebrated the 50th anniversary of the foundation by trawling archives for the most inspiring interviews over the years.
 

July 5, 2018

When nurses across India recount the last words they have heard, it raises the all- important question-should not the quality of death be as important as the quality of life?

July 5, 2018

A person with dementia may have difficulty finding their way to a familiar place, feel confused about where they are, or think they are back in some past time of their life.

July 4, 2018

What makes you happy? Have you ever wondered why? An experimental approach on what makes people happier.

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