Best practice guide to end-of-life care for people with a learning disability

Best practice guide to end-of-life care for people with a learning disability

This living and dying with dignity guide is written to support those health, social care, voluntary and statutory care providers and deliverers, either in the learning disability or end-of-life care field, who may be involved in caring for a person with a learning disability at the end of their life.

The guide is the outcome of a two-year project in North Staffordshire (funded by the Big Lottery) in which Mencap and Keele University worked collaboratively to support individuals with a learning disability, their family and carers through their journey to the end of their life.

Click here to download the Best practice guide to end-of-life care for people with a learning disability.

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