Source: Integrated Health & Care Commissioning Team- Hertfordshire County Council


The Hospice of St. Francis is hosting an end of life care course for people with a Learning Disability. This course is suitable for anyone who wishes to promote dignity at the end of life for those living with dying with a learning disability.


The course will cover the following content for those living with a learning disability:

  • The National Picture
  • Communicating – what is helpful?
  • Exploring future options – advance care planning
  • Establishing what palliative care is and what support is available
  • Recognising dying
  • Identifying tools and approaches for managing pain
  • Managing grief and loss
  • Case studies
  • Personal Reflection and Group Performance


The details for the course are as follows:

Venue: Stanborough Center, Gartson, Watford, WD25 9JL

Date: Wednesday, 10th July, 2019

Time: 09:30 – 16:00

Cost: £10 per person

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