Bereavement Support Line 1800 80 70 77

Category: Healthcare

Love Your Brain March 14-20

Brain Awareness week 22

Love your Brain is an awareness campaign led by the Neurological Alliance of Ireland on International Brain Awareness Week which takes place this year from March 14th to 20th. The theme is ‘Together We Are Stronger: Promoting the Value of Teams, Partnerships and Collaborations in Neurological Care and Research’. Love Your Brain aims to promote greater awareness and understanding […]

Read More…


New Welcoming Space for Bereaved Families at MRH Portlaoise

mortuary portlaoise MRH

Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise yesterday officially opened the doors of its new Viewing Room and Family Facility associated with the mortuary. Development of the new facility involved the redesigning and refurbishment of the viewing area of the mortuary. The facility will provide an appropriate space for bereaved families and includes extending the existing facilities to […]

Read More…


Visit our COVID-19 Care & Inform hub on end-of-life and bereavement care

covid19 care & inform

We at the Irish Hospice Foundation want to keep you, the Irish public, as informed and supported as possible in matters relating to end-of-life and bereavement care in these exceptional times. The need to provide reliable and up-to-date information for you, the public, and healthcare professionals is vital. With our many years of experience, we […]

Read More…


IHF urges people to consider Advance Healthcare Planning

COVID-19 HIGHLIGHTS NEED FOR PEOPLE TO THINK ABOUT THEIR FUTURE CARE {Tuesday 12 May 2020}: The Irish Hospice Foundation is urging people to examine their options for Advance Healthcare Planning, especially surrounding preferences for treatment. The concept of planning ahead for life and death is not a new one. Discussed around dinner tables, in solicitors’ […]

Read More…


HFH Quality Improvement Awards 2020: Apply now!

  The Irish Hospice Foundation is delighted to announce the launch of the Hospice Friendly Hospitals (HFH) Quality Improvement Awards for 2020. What are the HFHQI Awards? The Award is a financial support for HSE/Voluntary Acute Hospitals that are engaging with the HFH programme. The Awards will support the continual quality improvement approach to end-of-life […]

Read More…


×