|ONLINE ONLY: Death Café|
Event Type: Adult Program|
Age Group(s): Adult
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:30 PM
Discuss death with a friendly group to increase awareness of death and help people make the most of their (finite) lives. Ages 16+Library: Downtown Bend Public Library
Update: This program is now going to be held ONLINE.
This is a live Zoom meeting. Register using the red "Register" button above and a Zoom link will be sent to you.
Death Cafés are a growing international movement of people gathering together in a relaxed and safe setting to discuss death. Free of agenda or ideology, the aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives. Not a grief support group, it is no more and no less than a friendly group discussing death. Facilitated by Cheryl Adcox RN, an End of Life Doula and experienced Death Café facilitator.
Cheryl Adcox has been a Registered Nurse since 2003 with a background in Oncology and Hospice care. She received her certification as an End of Life Doula through Quality of Life Care in 2019. She is a graduate of the two year Anamcara Program offered through Sacred Art of Living in Bend, OR and is also a certified facilitator of the Institute of Noetic Science's Conscious Aging Workshops. Furthering her work in the community, Cheryl has offered Death Café's in Bend since October 2018 and also facilitates Living Funeral Ceremonies. Cheryl is committed to quality end of life care and offers compassionate, nonjudgmental support, calming presence, education and advocacy.
Location: Brooks Room
Registration Ends: 1/16/2022 at 1:00 PM
Contact: Laurel Westendorf
Contact Number: 541-312-1029
Presenter: Cheryl Adcox