End of Life Care Achieving Quality in Hostels and for Homeless People – a Route to Success

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This publication provides a practical guide to help hostel staff to engage with key professionals in ensuring that those who may be in the last months of their life receive high quality end of life care.


This report was published by NHS Improving Quality, incorporating the knowledge and expertise from the NHS National End of Life Care Programme. The National End of Life Care programme produced the route to success series to provide health and social care staff with simple guides to support the implementation of the End of Life Care Pathway.