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Dying to Know in 2021 – Funeral Planning
November 16, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmFREE
Dying to Know, presented by Hospice Calgary, is open to anyone interested in a variety of topics that help us to live well while facing uncertainty. The seminars provide information on preparing for end-of-life, offer strategies for staying resilient through challenging times, and help family caregivers become more confident in their roles.
The sessions are on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 6 – 7:30 p.m. on Zoom, and feature expert speakers and professionals. Register online at hospicecalgary.ca/education.
All sessions are free of charge. Hospice Calgary is a not-for-profit organization. Donations in support of this program help us build capacity in our communities and can be made online at hospicecalgary.ca/donate. Tax receipts are available.
Upcoming Fall Sessions
NOVEMBER 16 – Funeral Planning
Janine Violini and Jamie Whittaker return for the second part of their Crows in a Row program. In this session we’ll discuss aspects of funeral planning and obituaries. The objective of these conversations is to alleviate stress by helping obtain a sense of empowerment, peace of mind, and completion.
JANUARY 18, 2022 – Being With Uncertainty & Finding Wholeness
FEBRUARY 15, 2022 – As the Last Chapter Approaches
MARCH 15, 2022 – Caring for Oneself through Self Compassion & Self Care
APRIL 19, 2022 – Reflections on Caregiving
MAY 17, 2022 – Family Dynamics during Serious Illness
JUNE 21, 2022 – Cross Cultural Beliefs, Traditions and Funeral Customs