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Britons failing to talk about dying and risking leaving it too late to make wishes known
18 May 2015
Millions of people in Britain risk missing out on having their end of life wishes met and leaving their affairs in a mess for their families to sort out because they haven’t planned for their death, according to a new study released by the Dying Matters Coalition.
NCPC receives GSK IMPACT Award for supporting people at the end of life
15 May 2015
The National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC) was selected from more than 350 organisations to win one of ten prestigious GSK IMPACT Awards at the Science Museum in London on 14th May.
Dame Judi Dench becomes Patron of the National Council for Palliative Care
14 May 2015
The National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC), the umbrella charity for all those involved in palliative, end of life and hospice care in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, is delighted to announce the appointment of Dame Judi Dench as a Patron.
Kiss-May Campaign
8 May 2015
We are supporting Kiss-May, an exciting new national selfie campaign, on 29th May. The campaign run by the Care2Save Charitable Trust aims to raise awareness and funds for hospice and palliative care.
The Road Ahead
6 May 2015
NCPC has published its official strategy for 2015-18
Political Party Manifesto Commitments on End of Life Care
17 April 2015
The main UK-wide political parties have set out commitments to end of life care in their manifestos.