End-of-Life Care, Memorial Services, and Moving On



This course covers:

  • Creating a good death in residential care settings
  • Supporting families and staff as end-of-life nears
  • Ways to honor the life of the person who died
  • Moving on

Defining a “good death” has multiple elements. They include:

  • Making the dying person comfortable and at ease, and as much as possible, honoring the dying person’s wishes related to where he/she will die
  • Helping the family cope
  • Supporting the staff