Supporting Care and Compassion at End of Life in Nursing Homes


Caru is a continuous learning programme developed by the Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF) and the All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC) in collaboration with the HSE. This free quality improvement programme is available to all nursing home staff across Ireland.  

The aim of Caru is to support and improve the delivery of compassionate, person-centred, palliative, end of life and bereavement care to residents and family members in nursing homes.  

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