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 27, 1:00-3:00 pm, The 519 (519 Church St, Toronto, near Wellesley TTC)
Light refreshments will be available.
Accessible space Allies are welcome. For more information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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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.