End-of-Life / Palliative Care
Palliative Care for All (14 minutes)
Marie Lynch, the IHF’s Head of Healthcare Programmes, introduces some action research programmes on palliative care in Ireland (14 minutes).
Way to go: death and the Irish
A 55-minute RTE documentary on how we ‘do death’ in Ireland. It features a range of people including healthcare professionals and terminally ill people speaking about dying. Also includes contributions from well-known figures such as Gabriel Byrne and Marian Finucane.
Children’s Hospice Homecare Project
A 6-minute video in which Marian Finucane explains the role of the IHF in promoting hospice care for children in Ireland.
Nurses for Nightcare
A very short video introducing the Irish Hospice Foundation’s ‘Nurses for Night Care’ programme and its benefit to families caring for terminally ill loved ones (1.5 minutes).
Beginning at the End
Do you worry about saying the wrong thing when someone is dying? The following is a collection of videos about how to support someone who is coming to the end of their life.