I Care for Someone

You’re probably reading this because someone you care for is seriously ill or dying. You may have unanswered questions like; what’s going to happen, how can I give comfort and what can I say or do.

In this section

Palliative Care Resources

Palliative Care Info and Support

Find Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Palliative Care, and download our new booklet on palliative care.


Caring for Someone at Home Nearing End of Life

Practical information about providing end-of-life care in your home, staying in contact with services, advice for self-care and COVID-19 concerns.

Self care for carers

Self Care

It can be difficult to think about looking after yourself when someone you care about is seriously ill or dying. But there are ways to mind yourself at this very difficult time.

Think Ahead

Think Ahead

Our planning ahead tool can help you or a loved one discuss and record wishes and preferences in the event of an emergency, serious illness or after death.


Say Yes

As carers, we often feel exhausted and busy, and can quickly become overwhelmed. We need to learn to say yes to help.

Care in Grief

You are not alone. Here you'll find information, resources and other supports to help you in grief; if you're anticipating a loss or the person you've been caring for has sadly died.

Coping with loss

Beginning at The End

A series of videos addressing the difficult conversations around end-of-life, helping you support a loved one by beginning the conversation that you’ve never had before.