This session is aimed at anyone working in a care home setting and related Health and Social care environments. We will facilitate:

  • Increased confidence in delivering end of life care.
  • Understand why recognising dying is important.
  • Recognising the signs of a deteriorating resident.
  • Recognising the signs and symptoms of a resident nearing the end-of-life.
  • Assessing the possible causes of these symptoms.
  • Discussing management of symptoms at the end-of-life including the awareness of anticipatory medication and non-drug measures.
  • Knowing where to access support available in management of end-of-life care.
  • This course will contribute 3 hours of CPD.

Helpful to know we can have support when we have residents who are at the end of their life.”

For more information email:


The cost of the session is £64 per person.

Alternatively, the session can be delivered in the care home please enquire about this to education@treetopshospice.org.uk

Refreshments will be included.

All courses are held at Treetops Hospice, Derby Road, Risley, Derbyshire. DE72 3SS 

The training was thought provoking and helped my understanding as an activities coordinator