Death And Dying
Although it's a difficult topic to think about, planning for a death will help to ensure that someone's wishes are carried out, and that the burden of making decisions about what happens afterwards is taken away.
It's also helpful to know what the practicalities of registering a death are.
The Thalidomide Trust is here to support beneficiaries through difficult times, such as the loss of a loved one. We'll guide you to the right help and support for you.
Planning for end of life
Making your end of life decisions will help loved ones carry out your wishes
What to do when someone dies
When you’re grieving you may need support with what needs to be done
Coping with grief and loss
Coping with the loss of someone you love is one of life’s biggest challenges
What to do when a beneficiary of the Trust dies
When a beneficiary dies there may be additional things to consider
Who Will Look After Your Pet?
Find out how to make sure your pet is cared for when you’re not there
Talk Together Service
Beneficiary volunteers can offer a listening ear at this difficult time
Sue Ryder Better Death Guide
Read this practical guide from the Sue Ryder charity for help and advice