Palliative, end of life, and bereavement care in Gloucestershire is provided by many different organisations, some statutory services, some charities and some privately owned businesses.

All these teams have one goal in mind: To provide the very best care to the person with a life-limiting illness and their loved ones.

Please find below links to content that will support you in planning ahead for you or your loved ones future care. It can also help you understand what you and your loved ones might expect at the point when someone is dying including support and information for carers. It can also guide you to support and information following a person’s death.

If you think its an emergency:

If you need help now, but it’s not an emergency:
Go to or call 111.