It is important to be aware of providing death notifications to persons with disabilities. Best practices can be found in the resource section of this training. As our population ages, be aware of the issues experienced by the elderly. This may include diagnoses of Alzheimer’s or Dementia. Another consideration may be language barriers. Identify local language services in your area. Perhaps a local university or immigration center may be a resource.
Disabilities, Elderly, and Language Barriers
- Persons with Disabilities
- Language Barriers