“All HSC staff who have contact with people who are dying and/or with those affected by bereavement should deliver high quality, safe, sensitive and effective care before, at the time of and after death, according to individuals’ backgrounds, communities, beliefs and abilities”                                                              HSC Strategy for Bereavement Care (2009) Standard 2: Promoting Safe and Effective Care.

This section contains guidance developed by HSC Bereavement Network which will be helpful to those delivering care and practices after death; and relevant regional and national information.