Motor Neurone Disease

Motor neurone disease or 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.

Omega Chatterbox…we’re tackling loneliness one call at time

Chatterbox Action Against Loneliness Programme


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

Resources >> End of Life

Useful links on the subject of 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.

The Omega Make Job Search Work Project

We employ people who would otherwise find it difficult to secure conventional employment. Our programme of advanced job search and interview skills will help job-seekers, especially migrants and those with disabilities who are yet to fulfil their true potential. This project will run parallel to the therapeutic work opportunities (paid and unpaid) upon which we rely to deliver central administrative services and essential project work.

A Letter from Louise

A volunteer Community PenPal Service


You’re never too far away or too busy to stop caring

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?