Talking About Death & Advance Care Planning – Jan 27 Workshop

How do I talk about dying and what I want to have happen without freaking people out?  What if I say something “wrong” or awkward? How do I ask my friend who is ill what they want for end of life?

Learn how to communicate about these important choices!

Saturday, January 271:00-3:00 pmThe 519 (519 Church St, Toronto, near Wellesley TTC)
Light refreshments will be available.
Accessible space  Allies are welcome. For more information please contact: info@elplanning.ca
Register at Eventbrite

 Rachelle McGuire is the Director of Bereavement and Supportive Care at Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice. Rachelle holds a master’s degree in Thanatology and has spent the last seven years building community-based bereavement programs for hospices across Southern Ontario. Rachelle holds a faculty appointment at McMaster University in the department of family medicine, division of palliative care. She is a longitudinal facilitator for professional competencies at the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine and a guest lecturer in many of McMaster’s undergraduate programs. Rachelle is a queer-identified woman of North-African & Middle Eastern descent and is a fierce believer that grief is our birthright.

This workshop is the third in a series of five events in the LGBTQ Seniors Speakers Series.

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