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Time to talk - Getting it right at the end of life

"I’m not afraid of dying I just don’t want to be there when it happens" – Woody Allen

Dealing with the inevitability of death is something we all have to face, but whilst we are healthy happy and active it is something that perhaps most people prefer not to think about, let alone talk about. However, we need to plan for the end of our lives in the same way plan for other important life events.

Report

An executive summary of the Director of Public Health Report is available to download or you can read the full report.

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Latest social care and health news

Additional support for care providers

Another £1.17 million has been allocated by Staffordshire County Council towards the cost of PPE for care homes and carers visiting people in their own homes.
Date:
28 May 2020

More than one million items of PPE delivered to protect Staffordshire's care frontline

The number of gloves, masks, aprons and other safety equipment delivered by Staffordshire County Council to the care frontline has now topped one million.
Date:
21 May 2020

More support for care leavers

Looked-after Staffordshire youngsters taking their first steps towards independence are being given more support during the current Covid-19 crisis.
Date:
21 May 2020

More time to nominate for Dignity in Care Awards

People interested in nominating work colleagues, carers, friends and family members or volunteers for a special award have been given more time to do so.
Date:
19 May 2020

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