Compassionate Friends Awareness Sessions


The next Compassionate Friends Awareness session will be on Tuesday 5th September at St Luke’s Hospice, Turnchapel, Plymouth.

Our awareness session builds a Compassionate Friends’ skills and confidence to have open honest and sensitive conversations and think about ways they can help and support those in their community. They are run by Compassionate Friends Champions, who are trained and supported by St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth and are free and open to all 18 + (sessions are adapted for younger ages please contact us to find out more).

What does the session cover?

  • Breaking down taboos and myths about death and dying
  • Thinking about how we can have compassionate conversations
  • How taking the times to LEND a helping hand or a friendly ear can make a difference
  • What support services are available for those at end of life or experiencing loss.

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