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Dying to Know – Facing Advanced Illness Together
March 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hospice Calgary has a new monthly education program: Dying to Know. The program is open to anyone interested in the variety of topics that we will be covering related to death and dying.
These interactive sessions will provide information on preparing for end of life, offer strategies for staying resilient through challenging times, and help care partners to become more confident in their role. Participants will have the opportunity to share and network with others while learning about available resources.
The sessions are on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 6-8 p.m. They are free of charge and will always feature expert speakers and professionals.
All Dying to Know sessions are at Sage Centre (1245 70 Ave SE) with free parking available in front of the building and across the street at Trail Appliances. To register for our seminars, visit hospicecalgary.ca, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 403 263 4525
March 19 – Facing Advanced Illness Together
Most Canadians want to die in their home, wherever that may be. Informing ourselves of the available options can go a long way towards making plans. Erin Forsyth, Director of Clinical Care, and Kathy Bach Paterson, Community Hospice Family Counsellor from Hospice Calgary, will share information about Hospice and Palliative Care as well as how to access services and resources.
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