End of Life Care Awareness

End of Life Care Awareness

This End of Life Care Awareness ½ day course is designed to enhance the training and education care workers involved in delivering end of life care. This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to be able to support an individual who is at the end of their life.

Structure and Content


  • Understanding End of Life Care
  • Understanding Stages in the End of Life Care PathwayEnd of Life Care Awareness
  • Understanding the Effects of Symptoms in Relation to End of Life Care
  • The Roles and Responsibilities of Care Workers
  • Understanding Person Centred Approaches to end of Life Care
  • Understand how to Support Social, Spiritual, Religious and Cultural Needs
  • Understand how to Support Psychological and Emotional Needs



Macmillan’s ambition is to reach and improve the lives of everyone living with cancer and to inspire millions of others to do the same.






Helping terminally ill people stay in their own home. We aim to help remove the barriers that may be preventing a person from staying at home by funding and providing care and equipment.





All our services are free of charge to patients with any life limiting illness, and we extend our support to the patient’s family in these tough times.