End-of-life Care

Dignified, tailored End-of-life Care in your own home.

People have the right to choose where they spend their final stages of life. For many, this will be to remain in the familiar surroundings of their own home, close to the people who are important to them. At Clarity Homecare, our expertise in end-of-life care ensures that those in their final stages of life receive specialist at-home support tailored to their unique requirements.

End-of-life care services

What is End-of-life care?

End-of-life care is a specialist service provided to individuals in the final stages of life. It is typically offered to those with a life expectancy of less than 12 months. It provides a vital layer of additional support to those in the latter stages of Cancer, Dementia, Parkinson’s, or any other terminal illness. Its primary focus is on comfort and pain management with the overall aim of maximising quality of life. 

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What does End-of-life care include?

End-of-life care can include

Why choose End-of-life Care at home?

Receiving End-of-Life Care at home is often a far better option than moving into a hospice. It allows you to continue living where you feel most safe and comfortable, in your home surrounded by friends and family. Care at home can be highly personalised; you will receive a one-to-one service and only pay for the care you need.  

How can Clarity Homecare help you with End-of-life Care?

Our team at Clarity Homecare are experts in at-home End-of-life care. We pride ourselves on caring for our service users as if they were members of our own family. We are deeply committed to upholding our core values of compassion, dignity, and respect. Our highly trained End-of-Life care team will liaise with you and your family to create a fully customised care plan tailored to meet the care recipient's unique requirements.

Most people nearing the end of life do not want to move into a hospice. At Clarity Homecare, we understand that there is no place like home, so we bring the care to you, not the other way around. Clarity Homecare strictly adheres to the rules and regulations set out by the Care Quality Commission whilst providing best-in-class person-centred practical and emotional support. Clarity Homecare is here to help you and your family during this difficult time.

Why choose us?

Why choose Clarity Homecare?

Led by experts with 28+ years in the industry

Supporting thousands of service users nationwide

Local offices throughout the UK

Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered

In-house training to city & guilds standards

Carefully matched care professionals

Fully bespoke and regularly reviewed care plans

Core values of compassion, and dignity with a family ethos

How do I start receiving Home Care?

Follow our five-step guide to arrange the best care solution for you


Contact your local Clarity office


Receive a free consultation

Our friendly care team at your local office will schedule a complimentary care assessment.


Agree on your bespoke care plan

We work with you to create a bespoke care plan tailored to your requirements.


Be carefully matched with a Clarity Care Professional

After carefully assessing your requirements, we identify and match you with a Clarity Care Professional who aligns perfectly with your needs.


Your home care begins

Once you’re happy with your care plan, your care begins, with your dedicated care manager overseeing each step for a seamless experience. Your well-being is our priority.


Frequently Asked Questions

End-of-life care is typically provided when someone is expected to live for less than 12 months. This is often due to patients being in the later stages of a terminal illness or having experienced a traumatic incident like a stroke or heart attack.

Specialist End-of-life care is designed to make the final stages of a person’s life as comfortable and dignified as possible. Although end-of-life care is highly focused on pain management and comfort, it also caters to other vital needs by providing personal care, companionship, and support with domestic duties such as meal preparation and cleaning.

End-of-life care is more concentrated towards pain management and comfort. It is typically provided to individuals in the final stages of life. In contrast, Palliative Care can provide support at any stage of a life-limiting or life-threatening illness or injury. The type of care required will likely escalate from Palliative to End-of-life towards the final stages of life.

In most cases, End-of-life care commences when a person is estimated to have less than 12 months of life remaining. However, End-of-life care can last for as little as an hour or as long as several years, depending on how quickly the individual’s condition deteriorates.

The NHS typically funds end-of-life care in the UK through NHS continuing healthcare. This should be discussed with your GP or the doctor in charge of your treatment. If eligible for NHS funding, you can choose to have this funding as a personal health budget.

This allows you more control over how the funding is spent. For example, if you would like to receive End-of-life care at home, you can use your health budget to fund this.

If you are not entitled to funding from the NHS, the cost of end-of-life care can be paid for privately or potentially covered by a charitable organisation.

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