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Raising awareness of dying, death and bereavement and providing support to those who need it.

Dying Matters

in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

The coat of arms of the Lord-Lieutenant of Rutland

Dying Matters in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is dedicated to improving end-of-life experiences for  people of all ages, their families and loved ones. It was initiated and is led by Dr Sarah Furness, Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Rutland.

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Find out what you can do and what support is available to you in case of an emergency 




Watch our introductory video

This video highlights the real importance of planning for end of life and communicating our wishes to loves ones and care providers.  In the video, Dr Sarah Furness (Lord-Lieutenant for Rutland), Jennifer Fenelon (Chair of Dying Matters in Rutland) and Claire Henry MBE (palliative and end of life care expert), explain why this initiative is so close to their heart and how it will help our community. 

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