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These 10 useful information sheets help to demystify some beliefs or misconceptions around dying, death and funerals. They are designed to inform and empower individuals and communities, by providing caring, practical information to help make better decisions and more considered choices in relation to end of life matters.

Through a hybrid and holistic approach, with a return to a more traditional approach, where families and friends are involved at every stage. Choices may be influenced by culture, beliefs, community, finances or sustainability issues.

1. Overview

2. Important Documents

3. Navigating the Medical and Health Care System

4. The Dying Process

5. Caring For or Being With the Dying

6. Death- Sudden, Expected or Unexpected

7. Practical Care of the Body

8. The Funeral Arrangements, Ceremony and Disposal

9. Bereavement and Loss

10. Contacts and Advocates