News Room

Media coverage on end of life issues
18 October 2012
Eve Richardson, Chief Executive of NCPC and the Dying Matters Coalition comments on recent media coverage of end of life care issues.
Nuffield Trust report on end of life care
16 October 2012
Findings suggest there is considerable variation between local areas in the care people receive at the end of life, and that social care may prevent the need for hospital admission.
Consensus statement on the Liverpool Care Pathway
25 September 2012
New statement published on the Liverpool Care Pathway
New toolkit to influence new local decision-makers
17 August 2012
The National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC) has today launched a toolkit to empower local people to push for the right end of life care services following reform of the health and social care system.
More people able to die at home due to community specialist palliative care
15 August 2012
Specialist palliative care community services are leading to more people being able to die at home, according to a major new report out today by the National Council for Palliative Care and the National End of Life Care Intelligence Network.
End of Life Care Profiles for Local Authorities
9 August 2012
The National End of Life Care Intelligence Network has launched new End of Life Care Profiles for Local Authorities. For the first time these include social care indicators.