UPCOMING CONFERENCE


Collaborating with Communities

2 May at St Christopher’s CARE

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MARCH 2024

Breathlessness Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Making breathlessness bearable - tips for supporting people who are breathless

Care of Wounds in Palliative Care Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 2 to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Wound care management and holistic symptom control at the end of life

Heart Failure Community of Practice

  • 1.5 hours
  • Various

Online learning each month

We are inviting anyone with an interest in the care of those living with and dying from heart failure to join our community of practice.

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Newly Qualified Nurses and Paramedics Community of Practice

  • 2 hours
  • 4-6pm

Online learning each month

This group has a focus on the principles of palliative and end of life care, providing opportunities for shared learning, continuous development and pastoral support

Discovery Days for the public

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • St Christopher's CARE

Visit and learn more about St Christopher’s

APRIL 2024

Heart Failure Community of Practice

  • 1.5 hours
  • Various

Online learning each month

We are inviting anyone with an interest in the care of those living with and dying from heart failure to join our community of practice.

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Communication Skills Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Gain skills to navigate sensitive conversations

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

An online community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are independent prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

Supporting People at the End of Life: Scenarios Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Scenario-based training to build confidence in managing situations in the last days of life

Newly Qualified Nurses and Paramedics Community of Practice

  • 2 hours
  • 4-6pm

Online learning each month

This group has a focus on the principles of palliative and end of life care, providing opportunities for shared learning, continuous development and pastoral support

Palliative Care for People with Advanced Dementia

  • Three separate study days
  • 9.30am-4.15pm
  • Varies - see session details

Three separate study days, is looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

Discovery Days at St Christopher’s

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • At St Christopher's CARE

Professional visits now available

MAY 2024

Collaborating with Communities: Transforming End of Life Experiences Together

  • One day conference
  • St Christopher's CARE

Looking at community power to support people at end of life

Heart Failure Community of Practice

  • 1.5 hours
  • Various

Online learning each month

We are inviting anyone with an interest in the care of those living with and dying from heart failure to join our community of practice.

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Creative Arts and Improving Care Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

How the creative arts can improve the care we give to people with a life-limiting diagnosis and at the end of life

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

An online community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are independent prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

Promoting Psychological Wellbeing Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Identifying how to contribute to the psychological wellbeing of those in your care

Principles and Practice of Palliative and End of Life Care for Registered Nurses, Nursing Associates and Allied Health Professionals

  • 3 days at St Christopher's CARE
  • 9.30am to 4.00pm (with lunch break)
  • St Christopher's CARE

Tues 21 May - Thurs 23 May

This three-day course provides nurses and Allied Health Professionals working in any setting with the essential building blocks to support patients and their families at the end of life

Discovery Days for the public

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • St Christopher's CARE

Visit and learn more about St Christopher’s

JUNE 2024

Teach with CARE – improve your teaching practice

  • 4 days
  • Days 1 and 4: In person at St Christopher’s CARE
    Days 2 and 3: Online

4, 11, 18 & 25 June
17, 24 Sept & 1, 8 Oct

A four-day course for Health and Social Care Professionals who wish to improve their teaching practice

Heart Failure Community of Practice

  • 1.5 hours
  • Various

Online learning each month

We are inviting anyone with an interest in the care of those living with and dying from heart failure to join our community of practice.

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Palliative Care for People with Advanced Dementia

  • Three separate study days
  • 9.30am-4.15pm
  • Varies - see session details

Three separate study days, is looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

Advanced Syringe Driver & Drugs Skills Workshop 

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm-4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Advanced syringe driver management and drugs commonly used in palliative care

Introduction to Syringe Drivers Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

The use of syringe drivers in palliative and end of life care. This course will provide an introduction to the essential skills and key components of syringe drivers.

Improving palliative care for people with advancing heart failure

  • One day conference
  • St Christopher's CARE

Opportunities for integration and collaboration

Skills for Care Registered Managers Network Meeting

  • 2.5 hours
  • 10am to 12.30pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

In conjunction with Skills for Care for Care Homes Registered Managers

Discovery Days at St Christopher’s

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • At St Christopher's CARE

Professional visits now available

JULY 2024

Learning Disabilities and Palliative Care Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Improving palliative care for people with learning disabilities

Rehabilitative Palliative Care Workshop

  • 2 hours
  • 11am to 1pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Supporting people to live well until they die

St Christopher’s Young Changemakers

  • 5 days
  • 9.30am-4pm
  • CARE, St Christopher's Hospice, 51-9 Lawrie Park Road, London, SE26 6DZ

July 8-12

Focus on Changing End of Life Experiences: A programme for young people

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

An online community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are independent prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Principles and Practice of Palliative and End of Life Care for Health and Social Care Assistants

  • 2 days at CARE
  • 10am to 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

16 & 17 July

This two-day course provides Health and Social Care Assistants working in any setting with the essential building blocks to support patients and their families at the end of life

Palliative Care for People with Advanced Dementia

  • Three separate study days
  • 9.30am-4.15pm
  • Varies - see session details

Three separate study days, is looking at various topics associated with the end of life for people living with advanced dementia and their carers

Discovery Days for the public

  • Half day
  • 9.30am-1pm (registration from 9.15am)
  • St Christopher's CARE

Visit and learn more about St Christopher’s

SEPTEMBER 2024

Falls Clinic Skills Workshop 

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm - 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Supporting people who may be at risk of falls

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

An online community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are independent prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Teach with CARE – improve your teaching practice

  • 4 days
  • Days 1 and 4: In person at St Christopher’s CARE
    Days 2 and 3: Online

4, 11, 18 & 25 June
17, 24 Sept & 1, 8 Oct

A four-day course for Health and Social Care Professionals who wish to improve their teaching practice

Working in Childhood Bereavement

  • September 2024 - May 2025
  • Various

Courses at level 6 and level 7

OCTOBER 2024

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

Falls Clinic Skills Workshop 

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm - 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Supporting people who may be at risk of falls

NOVEMBER 2024

Falls Clinic Skills Workshop 

  • 2 hours
  • 2pm - 4pm
  • St Christopher's CARE

Supporting people who may be at risk of falls

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

An online community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are independent prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

Community of Practice for GPs

  • 2 hours
  • 12-2pm

Online learning each month

Join this new virtual community of practice for GPs

JANUARY 2025

Independent Prescribers – Community of Practice

  • 6 live 1.5 hour sessions and opportunities for self-study
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

An online community of practice to support Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals who are independent prescribers working in palliative and end of life care.

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