Chatterbox Action Against Loneliness Programme

A free telephone companionship service tackling loneliness one call at a time.


Omega runs free facilitated bereavement support groups in the Dudley and Stourbridge area, based on the Caring with Confidence "After Caring" series.

A Letter from Louise

A volunteer community pen-pal project.


A dedicated telephone companionship and personalised support service.  

Motor Neurone Disease Family Support Programme

Motor neurone disease (MND) leads to a complete inability to perform tasks involving muscle activity such as walking, swallowing, breathing or speaking. For details about this project click the link above.

Primary Care Snapshot

The National Snapshot of End of Life Care in Primary Care, take in 2009, was the first of its kind. The snapshot includes information about 4487 deaths from 502 general practices in 15 PCT areas. Nine out of ten SHA regions are represented.

End of Life Resources

Useful links and information relating to end of life.

News >> Media Watch: Hospice, Palliative Care and End of Life News

Media Watch is distributed to colleagues active or with a special interest in hospice, palliative care and end-of-life issues

Do you wish you lived just a little bit nearer? Do you wish you weren’t quite so busy? Do you want someone you care about to have a little extra companionship?