We want Scotland to be a place where people help each other through the difficult times that can come with death, dying, loss and care.

what does good life, good death, good grief do?

  • We run annual participative events such as Good Death Week and the To Absent Friends festival, creating opportunities for people to take local action to increase knowledge, skills and confidence.
  • We proactively encourage local and national media engagement and dialogue.
  • We identify and share good practice, learning from and engaging with practitioners within Scotland and internationally.
  • We provide networking opportunities for our members.
  • We publish a monthly newsletter for our members, sharing the latest developments, events and news in Scotland and beyond.
  • We provide information resources and practical tools for our members, making them freely available on our website.
  • We run small grants schemes to support local activities by our members.
  • We work to influence public policy.
  • We run a website that provides and signposts to resources for people who are dealing with death, dying and bereavement in a personal capacity.



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0131 272 2735