Programme

'Talking freely about death enables us to talk about our lives, what matters within it, and what we may want to do or change for the future. '

 

—FEEDBACK FROM 2019 CONFERENCE

8:00 

Turanga's ground floor cafe 'Foundation' is open for pre conference coffees and meetings 
Coming to Death Through Love and Presence with Rev. Meghan Don

11:45

• workshops are 45 minutes duration

Q&A with 
Zenith Virago 
Following  Zenith's presentation, this is a rare opportunity to ask questions and dive deeper into her specialty subjects.
Location:
TSB Space
(please stay in the main function room)
Max: Unlimited
Q&A with 
Rev. Meghan Don 
Following Meghan's presentation, this is a wonderful opportunity to further explore subjects she has raised.
 

Location:
Spark Place (downstairs on ground floor)


Max: 50
Advance Care Planning 
An empowering process with experienced facilitators Karla and Jenna to help you get started on your own Advance Care Plan.

- Materials supplied
- No preparation necessary

 
Location:
Activity Room

Max: 20

03:00

Coffee Break - 15 minutes

03:15

Workshops - Please Choose One

• workshops are 45 minutes duration

Home Death Care Q&A
Touching Heaven Q&A 
As well as answering questions, Jacqueline will demonstrate some live channelling where a few audience members may receive messages from loved ones.

Location:
Spark Place (downstairs on ground floor)

Max: 50
Claire will share deeper insights and answer questions about what's involved in caring for the body of a deceased loved one at home.  

Location:
TSB Space
(please stay in the main function room)

Max: Unlimited
Advance Care Planning 
An empowering process with experienced facilitators to help you get started on your own Advance Care Plan.

- Materials supplied
- No preparation necessary

 
Location:
Activity Room

Max: 20

04:00

10 minute break
please regroup in main theatre 

04:10

Plenary Session
Welcome Back
Discovering the Meaning of Life and the Evidence of Life After Life, with Marla Hughes
Assisted Dying, A Physician's Perspective with Dr. Kathryn L. Smith

05:15

Closing Address and Blessing 
Performance by Reflections Threshold Singers

05:30

Program Ends
There is no end. There is no beginning.
There is only the infinite passion of life 
—FEDERICO FELLINI

9:15 

Registration opens on the 1st Floor,

TSB Conference Room  9:15 - 9:55am

10:00

Welcome & Morning Plenary Session
Living Well As A Practice For Dying Well
with Zenith Virago

11:30

Coffee Break - 15 minutes
Workshops - Please Choose One

12:30

Lunch - 75 minutes

01:45

Welcome Back & Afternoon Plenary Session
Home-Based Death Care
with Claire Turnham, MBE.
Talking to Heaven
with Jacqueline Mitchell