Welcome to the Support Around Death Community of Practice. This online forum enables those who work with the bereaved in Scotland to network and share information on bereavement/ end of life care.

Press here for the Support Around Death Community of Practice

Why join?

  • Network with other professionals
  • Contact other members
  • Develop peer support networks
  • Post questions
  • Participate in discussion
  • Share resources on bereavement care initiatives
  • Share information on bereavement education and training opportunities
  • Share areas of good practice locally, nationally, and internationally
  • Link to relevant research and or academic publications and websites of interest
  • Host information regarding upcoming events and conferences

Am I eligible?

The community of practice is open to:

  • Those working in health and social care in Scotland
  • Local authority and private care staff
  • Students whose courses include placements in health and social care
  • Many partners in the voluntary sector


How do I join?

You have to have an NHS Scotland Open Athens username in order to join the Support Around Death community of practice.

If you are eligible to join but do not yet have an account please click here in order to complete a simple registration form

Any questions?

About getting an Athens password - please click here