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Compassion in Dying is a national charity that supports people at the end of life to have what they consider to be a good death by providing information and support around their rights and choices.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • An Introduction To Advance Decisions And Health And Personal Welfare Lasting Power Of Attorney

    Training Course | Compassion in Dying

    Compassion in Dying

    This half hour course provides an introduction to advance decisions and health and personal welfare lasting power of attorney to ensure older people are aware of their legal rights and choices around end-of-life decision making.

  • Understanding Advance Decisions And Health And Personal Welfare Lasting Power Of Attorney

    Training Course | Compassion in Dying

    Compassion in Dying

    This 3 hour training course raises awareness of advance decisions and health and personal welfare lasting power of attorney to ensure older people are aware of their legal rights and choices around end-of-life decision making.

  • Module 1 - The three tools for planning ahead: an introduction

    Training Course | Compassion in Dying

    Compassion in Dying

    This training is part of our My Life; My Decision project; funded by the Big Lottery?s Silver Dreams Fund. This session is the first in a series of five modules. It will give participants an introduction to the project and planning ahead for future care and treatment. No previous knowledge is required.

  • Advance Decision to Refuse Treatment

    Training Course | Compassion in Dying

    Compassion in Dying

    A training module to inform people about the process of completing and implementing an Advance Decision to Refuse Treatment and an Advance Statement

  • Lasting Powers of Attorney for Health and Welfare

    Training Course | Compassion in Dying

    Compassion in Dying

    A training module to inform people about the process of completing and implementing a Lasting Power of Attorney for Health and Welfare.

  • Advance Care Planning And The Mental Capacity Act: Three Tools For Planning Ahead

    Training Course | Compassion in Dying

    Compassion in Dying

    A training module to inform people of what it means to have capacity and the law surrounding how decisions are made for people who lack capacity. It also explains the different ways to plan ahead – Advance Decisions to Refuse Treatment; Advance Statements and Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs) for Health and Welfare – and how these tool work in practice.