Share Your Story
Hearing about others' experiences can be helpful when dealing with death and bereavement. Do you have a personal experience that you'd feel comfortable sharing with the campaign? If so, let us know...
Planning and delivering these special events was a privilege that turned my heart and mind inside and out. I experienced a poise, strength and power that was extraordinary.
A service at a crematorium is like a symphony: 30 minutes. It has different movements and moods. I discovered a gift to get it "right".
I have learnt and am learning so much. My friend, a woman vicar, is writing a liturgy for people who have had a bad funeral experience - extraordinary. I believe that helping people say goodbye is the greatest thing that a human being can do for another person.
The Dying Matters Coalition is led by the National Council for Palliative Care,
the umbrella charity for end of life care in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Freephone 08000 21 44 66