Events Calendar

22 Oct 2019
The Loss Foundation is running a grief support workshop for counsellors and therapists who would like to learn more about how to approach the subject of death, loss and grief in their practice and how to help those faced with bereavement
26 Oct 2019
Yorkshire & The Humber
Are you interested in sharing coping strategies around food with other bereaved partners and learning how to cook simple but highly nutritious and tasty meals? From 26th October we will be offering a monthly 6-hour Culinary Grief Workshop for bereaved partners. Based on our personal and professional experience we believe that grieving partners need holistic support to cope with the emotional and practical challenges around cooking for one to prevent any short- or long-term health effects grief can have on body and mind.
12 Nov 2019
One day training: An introduction to planning for the last years of life. This interactive course aims to increase understanding of the importance of planning for the end of life. It equips participants with the knowledge, skills and confidence to enable them to initiate conversations with service users and to signpost them to further support.
13 Nov 2019
North West
Drink tea, eat cake and discuss death in a friendly and relaxed environment.
14 Nov 2019
West Midlands
Dying Matters Dudley invites you to join us for Dying Natters
02 Dec 2019
This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring non medical prescribers on prescribing at the end of life. It is widely recognised that pain and symptom control at the end of life is not always optimal, the development of non medical prescribing has a key role in improving pain and symptom control for patients at the end of life. The conference, which includes national updates, extended in depth sessions and case studies will focus on developing your skills and competence as a non medical prescriber in end of life care.
05 Dec 2019
North West
The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019 received Royal Assent on the 16th May 2019, this legislation will introduce a new model for authorising deprivations of liberty in care replacing DoLs with the Liberty Protection Safeguards. The new law will come into force in October 2020 running alongside the DoLs for the first year. This conference will update delegates on the implications of the new Act and the implementation of the Liberty Protection Safeguards in your service. Follow this conference on Twitter #DoLS
06 Dec 2019
This conference focuses best practice in decision making and mental capacity and ensuring adherence to the NICE Guideline on Decision Making and Mental Capacity in line with the recommendations, and looking ahead to the NICE Quality Standard for Decision Making and Mental Capacity which is currently in development. Follow the conference on Twitter #MCANICE
16 May 2020
East Midlands
An opportunity to have an informal chat about funeral planning.