Funeral arrangements can be difficult to think about, but planning some of the details can be a great relief to your survivors. Learn about funeral burial alternatives, green burials, home death care and more. Create a final arrangements document to ensure your wishes are carried out.
End of Life Issues
Join the conversation on assisted suicide and end of life issues. A registered nurse with 45 years of experience shares her personal story and thoughts on hospice care, preserving dignity, and the importance of discussing end of life options.
An advance directive is a legal document that allows you to make your medical and healthcare wishes known to your loved ones and medical personnel in the event you become unable to make decisions for yourself.
Anticipatory grief, also known as pre-grieving, is a very real thing that can lead to feelings of depression, helplessness, and overwhelming sadness. Learn about how to cope and move forward after the loss of a loved one in this personal account.
Learn about the growing trend of green burial, a natural and environmentally friendly alternative to traditional funeral practices. Find out how a green burial can help preserve nature and contribute to the cycle of life
Learn how to handle uninvolved family members who become controlling at the end of life. Get tips on setting boundaries, honoring wishes, and protecting yourself legally and emotionally during this difficult time.
Losing an adult child is one of the most painful experiences a parent can endure. Learn how to cope with the grief and find support in our Grief Recovery Room Support Group and After Life- Grief Recovery Program.