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10 May 2021
Death, dying and bereavement are more prominent in the public consciousness than for a generation. The deaths of tens of thousands of people from COVID-19 has meant that we are collectively and...
9 February 2010
The Church of England has joined nearly 7000 organisations in the national Dying Matters Coalition. Led by the National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC), working closely with the Department of Health (DH) and other key stakeholders, the coalition aims to promote public awareness around death, dying and bereavement.
Hospice UK, which runs the Dying Matters campaign, has responded to a new report from the University of Bath’s Institute for Policy Research (IPR) that says that the UK is ‘ill prepared’ to respond to the needs of our ageing population.

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