Resources

Here you can download a series of healthcare resources produced by the 'Catholics in Healthcare' project.

We have guides available for clinicians, carers and patients. Useful links to projects can also be found here.

A Practical Guide to the Spiritual Care of the Dying Person

A guide to assist front-line healthcare staff to identify spiritual need in patients approaching the end of their life and to feel confident in their ability to provide it.

Caring for the Catholic Patient

'Caring for the Catholic Patient' is a 2006 statement of best practice for NHS managers and chaplains to ensure effective provision of religious and spiritual care.

Pastoral Needs of the Catholic Patient

Advice for clinicians, carers and patients on meeting the spiritual needs of Catholic patients.

The Mental Capacity Act and ‘Living Wills’

A practical guide for Catholics on this legislation to assist when making crucial healthcare decisions regarding mental capacity and living wills.