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Support for carers and families caring for someone with a life-limiting illness at home

In these uncertain times, Highland Hospice is aware that there are many people who are dealing with the challenges of caring for family members at home.

We have put together information that we hope will support you to continue providing care. This advice will be useful for supporting people with or without COVID-19.

You can read the information and follow the links in the pages below or download everything in PDF format here.

This information includes:

  • Caring for someone at home at the end of their life (including those with COVID-19)
  • What practical things you can do to care (including for those with COVID-19)
  • The process of dying: Recognising signs of dying in the weeks/days/hours before death
  • Care after death and bereavement support

Getting the right information

What you can do to care

The process of dying

Caring after death