At the end of October 2017, participants who had successfully completed one of the palliative care courses offered by Omega 90 asbl received their certificates at a ceremony at the "Schéiss" cultural centre in the Val St Croix, in the presence of Luxembourg's Minister of Family, Corinne Cahen.

One of the services offered by the Luxembourg association for the promotion of palliative care and bereavement support consists of training aimed at professionals in the health sector and the psycho-socio-educational sector.

During 2016 and 2017, a total of 202 people participated in a 40-hour palliative care awareness training programme, 45 people trained for 160 hours as part of a deepening training, and 12 people received a certificate for their training in a specialilation module.

The 259 participants come from a total of 36 different institutions.