Death Cafe

Dates: 
Wed, 03/03/2021 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Wed, 03/11/2021 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

The Warrnambool and District Community Hospice invites you to discuss death, dying and compassionate end of life care,  in a covid-safe manner, over a cup of tea and biscuit, in a group setting. This event is hosted by End of Life Doula and Warrnambool and District Community Hospice's Hospice in the Home volunteer Karen Scull. Our objective is 'to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives'.

Please register for a free ticket at https://events.humanitix.com/the-death-cafe-a-series-of-face-to-face-and-online-social-events-about-death?fbclid=IwAR2Bw6hV2_BJNfhcuusAlmAZsn0h7UV9p_wz7EsrfaZ8wXf1Q6bkn5KVA0M

When: Death Cafes are scheduled bi-monthly on the first Wednesday, at various locations across the Warrnambool, Moyne and Corangamite regions, starting in the 3rd of March, 2021 at the Archie Graham Community Centre.

Date, Time & Place:

Wed 3rd Mar 2021, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm AEDT, Archie Graham Community Centre, 118 Timor St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Contact: Trisha, Phone: (03) 5559 4920

Wed 5th May 2021, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm AEST, Port Fairy Community House, Contact: Fiona Hampson Community Engagement Coordinator, Phone: 03 5568 2681, Wednesdays & Fridays

Wed 7th Jul 2021, (TBC), 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm AEST Camperdown Community Hall, Camperdown, Contact: Emily Mercer, 6 Gunner Street, Camperdown VIC 3260, (03) 5593 1403

Wed 8th Sep 2021, 7.00pm -8.30pm, Special Hospice Digital Death Cafe Event

Wed 3rd Nov 2021, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm AEDT, Archie Graham Community Centre, Contact: Trisha, Phone: (03) 5559 4920, Email: agccustserv [at] warrnambool [dot] vic [dot] gov [dot] au

 

This event is free. There is an option to make a donation on the Humanitix ticketing page and we would be grateful for support with the costs of administration and facilitation of this free community service. All donations are tax deductible. Our organisation is a volunteer powered, not-for-profit service with DGR status, which exists with the support of community donations and philanthropic support.

Check out this link to discover what a Death Cafe is - https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=2384631998324908

* At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death.

* * A Death Cafe is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group rather than a grief support or counselling session.

Brought to you by https://www.warrnamboolhospice.org.au/home

Supported by #TheSouthWestCommunityfoundation https://www.facebook.com/southwestcommunityfoundation and #TheGroundSwellProject  https://www.facebook.com/TheGroundSwellProject

Contact Name: 
Catherine Bailey
Organisation: 
Warrnambool and District Community Hospice
Phone: 
0488 991 315
email: 
sponsorship@wdchospice.org.au
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