End of Life Doula
End of Life is a time of great change for families, and can be fraught with fear and chaos as the end draws near for a loved one. At this time, many families and dying ones need extra support beyond hospice care, which is often intermittent Our certified End of Life Doulas offer ongoing advocacy, comfort, and guidance to calm the rough waters on the journey of dying, allowing families to be and grow together as they say their final goodbyes to a dying loved one.
Support and coaching throughout early and active dying process
Guidance and assistance with Home Funerals and Green Burial options.
In home assessment of needs and desires for end of life
Coordination with hospice providers, physicians, and funeral directors
Massage, Aroma Therapy, Music Therapy and Threshold Singing
Support and coaching with decision making, guidance in choices for medical interventions, funeral and burial choices, including home funeral and green burial options.
Assistance with creation of a Final Wishes document
Vigil sitting and Respite Care for Families
Green Burial Link: Four Ways to Ensure an Eco-friendly Burial
Leaving a Legacy: Funeral and Memorial Planning
Article about Death Doulas: Families turn to death midwives for help with final passage