Would you like to learn more and understand the basic beliefs, customs, and traditions of cultures that may be unfamiliar to you?
Kathy S. Cloutier, Funeral Director, Manager Community Relations with McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, shares her extensive experience with the human need that crosses all cultures – the need for understanding in the sorrow of death.
Using stories, published research and interviews, Ms. Van Bronkhorst, Social Worker, researcher and author describes the experience and meanings of patient dreams & visitations and how these experiences can provide comfort for the dying and family members.
Join us to learn how to invite and attend to these important experiences, and enhance care in the final weeks and days of life.
Family caregivers say their role is stressful and rewarding. Heather Lucier, COM COMPASS facilitator and Karen Cuthbertson with Caregivers Alberta, draw from their personal experiences, including the preparation for and the
impacts of medically assisted death (MAID). They will share strategies and resources for managing.