Only when you drink
from the river of silence
shall you indeed sing.
And when you have reached
the mountain top,
then you shall begin to climb.
And when the earth shall claim your limbs,
then shall you truly dance.
Death is the final bloom
in the last season of life.
Dying is the sacred process of that magnificent event.
The doula accompanies and supports the dying with loving presence in the final hours of life.
Caring for a loved one nearing the end of life can be exhausting physically, as well as emotionally.
A doula can assist with the daily responsibilities of life such as laundry, food shopping, meal preparation and animal care.
Creating a legacy project to honor and remember the life of a loved one offers a meaningful way to enable beautiful reflection and open inspiring conversation. Legacy projects celebrate life and living and provide tangible comfort and grief healing.
Careful clearing, methodical sorting, thoughtful decluttering and intentional organization produce a sense of release, relief, well-being and closure. Death cleaning can be performed prior to illness, after death or at any point of the transition process.
Do you feel called to guide and support the dying on their final transition?
This course will cover topics of death & dying and all elements of becoming an end-of-life doula.
Reiki is a form of energy medicine which addresses imbalances and blockages at the energy level of the body. Sixty minute sessions can induce a state of relaxation,
help alleviate pain,
decrease anxiety and improve quality of life.
Folks will gather together,
over coffee and
some sweet treats,
for open discussion about
death & dying.
Let’s normalize conversations around
Death cleaning is often the process of clearing possessions from someone’s home after death. It can also prove to be a meaningful and valuable experience if performed prior to the end. Ideas and methods for sorting, decluttering and organizing “stuff” will be discussed. This process is helpful for anyone who may benefit from creating clearer spaces for living more freely.
A healthy awareness of personal mortality can deepen appreciation for important relationships.
Folks will gather to hand write “love letters”
for special people.
Taking the opportunity to share heartfelt sentiments with
loved ones can be uplifting, healing and powerful.
Folks will gather for a unique letter writing party creating collaged cards addressed to those who have died. Participants will be invited to send their letters through
Postal Service of the Dead, an ongoing collective project where people send letters to anyone in their lives who have died.