Digital Manager, Alex Lister, broaches the conversation about death.
“Putting your emotions in a forum post can be cathartic”
If you’re bereaved, expressing your feelings anonymously on older people’s forum, Gransnet, can help.
For thousands of years, certain flowers have played a central role in death and bereavement. So what do they mean? Margaret Rooke has more.
Most of us are so scared of death we daren’t even speak its name. Grief expert Julia Samuel says we need to be braver.
By Liz Millar
Choosing songs for a funeral can be an incredibly powerful and touching way to say a final goodbye to those we love.
By Jane Butler
Independent Age Head of Brand & Marketing, Sheona Michie, talks about life after her father's death.
For centuries, our fear of the d-word has spawned a whole array of bizarre metaphors. So where exactly did they come from?
By Nick Lewis and Liz Millar
Talking about your own death isn’t easy. While we seem to be getting better at talking about death and dying in general, very few of us have actually discussed or recorded our wishes for the end of our life. Have you?
By Flora Death
Consider the decisions that can help craft the perfect funeral for your loved one, says Poppy Mardall