End of Life Across the Faiths Part B

Supporting your patient's faith and beliefs at end of life helps to make a more dignified experience.

Dates Monday, June 17, 2019 - Download as vCalendar
Event Times: 13:00 to 16:30
Venue Education & Conference Centre, Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, Cherry Hinton Road, Shelford bottom, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB22 3FB
Contact Name Ginnie Northmore
Email education@arhc.org.uk
Contact Phone 01223 675801
Website Event website

Event details:

This Study Day will:

  • Explore end of life issues across the faiths : 

Hinduism, Sikhism, Jehovah's Witnesses, Mormonism

(Subject to availability of each faith representative)
  • Understand personal belief systems and culture in spiritual wellbeing
  • Consider how grief theory can help our understanding
  • Discuss how to help people live in the present but with knowledge of the future
  • Engage in case studies

Price: £55.00 per person

Fully funded places are available for CPFT staff. You will be asked for proof of eligibility so please only register for a free place if you are eligible. Limited fully funded places for students.

To Register: Follow this link. 

Location: Education Centre, Arthur Rank Hospice, Cherry Hinton Road, Shelford Bottom, Cambridge CB22 3FB. The Education Centre at the hospice is fully accessible for wheelchair users and those with disabilities.  The Centre is on the first floor accessible by a lift. 

Directions and Visitor Parking to the Education & Conference Centre

 By Car: If you are using Sat Nav please use the P&R postcode CB22 3AB as some sat navs do not currently recognise the location of the new hospice. A map with directions is available at http://www.arhc.org.uk/contact-us.asp

Car Parking: Delegates and visitors to the Education & Conference Centre should park at the Babraham Road Park and Ride located next to the hospice and use the footpath to the Centre.  Car parking at the Park and Ride is free for up to 18 hours. The car park at the Hospice is reserved for patients, families and Blue Badge holders only.

By Public Transport/Taxi: Cambridge railway station is approximately 3 miles from the Hospice. Taxis are available outside the entrance to the station or buses run from the city centre/railway station/Addenbrookes to the Babraham Park & Ride. Once at the Park & Ride, walk towards the vehicular entrance to access the pedestrian footpath to the hospice. http://cambridgeparkandride.info/babrahamroad.shtml

Cycling: There are secure bicycle racks at the front of the hospice.

Arthur Rank Hospice supports people in Cambridgeshire living with an advanced serious illness or a life-limiting condition and those who need end-of-life care. Our outstanding services are provided free of charge to patients and their families.

It will cost £8.66 million this financial year to operate our services, of which £4.68 million is budgeted from our contracts with the NHS and the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

We are extremely grateful to our local community for the dedication, commitment and generosity they show in supporting us to raise the remaining £3.986 million.

For further information, please visit arhc.org.uk