Action for Carers Surrey
Enabling carers to have a voice and realise a life outside caring

End of life support

Crossroads Care Surrey provides an End of Life Carers Support Service, for carers who are looking after someone with an end of life diagnosis. Regular short breaks can be offered to carers through a fast-track service.For details of your local Crossroads branch, call 01372 469942 or email

Your local Carers’ Support Scheme can also give advice on obtaining emotional and practical help.

For help on what to do when someone dies, CarersTrust has produced a useful checklist to help carers cope with the formalities: