Regional & National Events

Upcoming Events


20th/21st/22nd Oct 2021:  Strathcarron Hospice 

 John McIntryre Conference Centre, Edinburgh


A Virtual Marie Curie Scotland Homelessness Summit which will explore how those experiencing homelessness can be better supported to access palliative and end of life care when terminally ill and dying. 

Where – Online via Microsoft Teams

When – Wednesday 28th October, 10:30 – 12:45/13:00

Cost – Free

Who is it for – Any health and social care professionals looking after patients at the end of life (including NHS Boards, Third Sector Palliative Care Providers, Health and Social Care Partnerships); Homelessness Shelters; Temporary Accommodation Providers; Community Groups; Councillors; Academics and Researchers; Local and National Third Sector Organisations.

This event will explore the challenges people living in homeless settings across Scotland face in accessing and engaging with palliative care and what needs to change to make a difference. 

Click on this link for access to the full programme and how to register for the event



 SPPC Autumn Season Poster Parade Event on ZOOM on Thursday 29 October 20203.00pm – 5.00pm. You can register for the event here: SPPC Poster Parade Event