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St Christopher's CARE

Welcome to St Christopher’s CARE

The Centre for Awareness and Response to End of life

Care Homes

Steps to Success

The Steps to Success programme provides homes with a resource to help them identify the processes involved in the provision of quality end of life care


Introducing our new Education Leadership Team

Our three-strong leadership team is ideally qualified to lead St Christopher's new education centre

What is Project ECHO?

ECHO sessions have seen clinical experts from St Christopher’s come together online every month with care home staff

Reflections from the Front Line

A piece by Nigel Dodds, one of the Consultant Nurses in our Community Nursing Team

The shift in focus created by Covid-19

Alison, a palliative care nurse working with the homeless in Cheshire, recounts her experience of providing care during the pandemic

Is dementia homeless?

Admiral Nursing meets the unmet need for ‘a homeless’ condition

‘The Nurse I Will Never Forget’

Marie Cooper writes about the remarkable impact that one nurse had on her father's care

Patient and nurse

The nurse as guardian to their patients’ personhood

Heather Richardson reflects on the unique contribution of nurses to end of life care


The Personhood of the palliative care nurse

What we can learn from the ancient Greek Asklepian roots of medicine

Memory Bridge

Putting the spotlight on dementia

With Memory Bridge founder Michael Verde

Working in partnership

The future of local education and training across South East London

Dates for your diary



GP Vocational Course

End of life update for GPs

18 November 2020



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Learning at St Christopher’s

St Christopher's Education
Our programme

Why our education programme?

We have a well-established programme of high quality, cutting-edge, specialist palliative care education, designed for those working in the UK and internationally.
Studying here

Why St Christopher's?

Education is at the heart of St Christopher’s mission to promote and provide hospice care of the highest standards.
How we educate

Why our way of learning

Including the Namaste toolkit

Library and bookshop
Containing material on all aspects of palliative care, death and bereavement

Other helpful information

More about St Christopher's education