Support Awareness Week

Want to support the Big Conversation, 9-15 May? Here's how you can get involved.  

Q&A: Deputy Coroner

Read our exclusive Q&A with US deputy coroner Jacquie Purcell, plus a chance to win her book, Spoiler Alert: You're Gonna Die. 

Win a Bentley designed by you

Always dreamed of owning a bespoke, luxury car? Just pledge a donation and you'll be entered into our Bentley draw!

How to make a Before I Die board

Before I Die boards are a fantastic way of engaging the public during Awareness Week. Maggie Fay of LOROS Hospice offers her top tips on creating and using one. 

Survey: end of life care experience

Do you have experience of end of life care? You could help with a new survey into volunteer-led support for caregivers.

What's on

Funeral-themed cakes

Be inspired and informed at events about dying, death and bereavement during Awareness Week

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Awareness Week 2016 resources

Our eye-catching resources will help you get the Big Conversation started.

 

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Share your event

Hosting an event for Dying Matters Awareness Week? Share it with us and we can help you promote it. 

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Don't leave your funeral to fate

Make sure your loved ones know what you want with our free My Funeral Wishes form.

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Poll

Which of the following would you consider most important if you were in the last stages of a terminal illness?

Dying Matters blog

Luca Rutherford on "death snobbery", her father's terminal cancer and her one woman show, 'Learning How to Die'.

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Awareness Week, 9-15 May 2016

All the latest on our biggest week of the year. 

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