Western Australia

 

Date: 5th August

Event name: Death Cafe - Fremantle

Event details: Open conversations about death and dying in a safe space. Our regular monthly Death Cafe, held this month on August 5th, will pay tribute to Jon Underwood and Dying to Know Day. It is, as usual, a free event. You just pay for whatever drinks and food you'd like. Come early for a prompt start at 1pm.

Venue address: The Grumpy Sailor Cafe in Fremantle, Paddy Troy Mall

Event time: 1-3pm

Contact Person: Ava Reyerson

Email: ava@passionatelifeconsulting.com

Phone: 0432996435

RSVP required?: No

 

Date: Tuesday 8th August

Event name: Death Cafe Special Event - Dying to Know

Event details: Our regular Death Cafe in Bunbury will be holding a special event for Dying to Know Day 2017.

Venue address: Dome Cafe, Bonnefoi Boulevard, Marlston Waterfront, Bunbury

Event time: 9.30am

Contact Person: Amanda Lovitt

Email: lovittland@westnet.com.au

Phone: 0403284013

Event Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/837180263129830

RSVP required?: No

 

Date: Tuesday 8 August

Event name: Dying To Talk

Event details: Local palliative care team will facilitate Dying To Talk session utilising the Discussion Starter tool kit produced by Palliative Care Australia to talk about how we want to be cared for at the end of life.

Venue address: Tanti's Restaurant, 174 Marine Tce, Geraldton

Event time: 6.30pm

Contact Person: Robyn Ellis

Email: Robyn.Ellis@health.wa.gov.au

Phone: 0407 949 040

RSVP required?: Yes

 

Date: Tueday 8 August

Event name: Dying To Talk

Event details: Local palliative care team and community members will co-facilitate Dying To Talk session utilising the Discussion Starter tool kit produced by Palliative Care Australia to talk about how we want to be cared for at the end of life.

Venue address: Yabberup Hall, 5 Yabberup Rd (off Donnybrook-Boyup Brook Rd), Yabberup, WA

Event time: 1-3pm

Contact Person: Julieanne Hilbers

Email: juliehilbers@hotmail.com

Phone: 0408 060 266

RSVP required?: Yes

 

Date: Tuesday 8 August 2017

Event name: Dying To Talk

Event details: Palliative Care WA is hosting a community event using the Dying to Talk discussion tool kit produced by Palliative Care Australia to talk about how we want to be cared for at the end of life.

Venue address: Seminar Room, 15 Bedbrook Plc, Shenton Park, WA

Event time: 2-4pm

Contact Person: Vicki Barry

Email: vbarry@cancerwa.asn.au

Phone: 0409 045 373

RSVP required?: Yes

 

Date: Tuesday 8th August

Event name: Dying To Talk

Event details: The local palliative care team, allied services and community facilitators are co-hosting a program of information sessions around palliative care and advance care planning for the community. A feature of the program is Dying To Talk, a small group exercise facilitated by a discussion starter tool kit produced by Palliative Care Australia to talk about how we want to be cared for at the end of life.

Venue address: Dorothy Woods hall, next door to St John's Church, York St, Albany, WA

Event time: 10am - 3pm

Contact Person: Eric Maujean

Email: jema.1@iinet.net.au

Phone: 0414 830 346

RSVP required?: Yes

 

Date: Tuesday 8th August

Event name: South West Grief & Loss Centre - Dying to know Day

Event details:  open day + morning tea + open discussion

Venue address: 31 ryelands drive north boyanup

Event time: 9.00am - 12.00pm

Contact Person: leanne oshea

Email: leanne@choicesglobal.com

Phone: 08 9731 5551

RSVP required?: No

Date: Tuesday 8 August

Event name: A Will for the Woods: Documentary Screening

Event details: Warnbro Community Library is proud to be hosting a screening session of this award-winning documentary.

Venue address: Warnbro Community Library, Swallowtail Parade, Warnbro

Event time: 5.30pm - 7pm

Contact Person: Warnbro Community Library

Email: wclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au

Phone: 08 9528 8577

RSVP required?: Yes

Date: Tuesday 8 August

Event name: Grief, Loss, Bereavement and Mourning

Event details: The aim of this seminar is to help people have a better understanding of grief. It denes grief, the different models of grief and the different reactions to grief, including attachment and loss, and associated impact.

Venue address: Warnbro Community Library, Swallowtail Parade, Warnbro

Event time: 11.30am - 12.30pm

Contact Person: Warnbro Community Library

Email: wclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au

Phone: 08 9528 8577

RSVP required?: Yes

Date: Wednesday 9 August

Event name: Planning your Funeral, Organising your Will

Event details: During this workshop, we will discuss the importance of planning your funeral, and having your will up-to-date. All questions welcome.

Venue address: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road, Rockingham

Postcode: 6168

Event time: 10.30am - 11.30am

Contact Person: Rockingham Central Library

Email: rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au

Phone: 08 9528 8683

RSVP required?: Yes

Date: Wednesday 9 August

Event name: Memoir Writing Workshop

Event details: Learn how to share your story! This practical, hands on workshop explains the structure of a memoir and will give you some tips and tricks to getting started.

Venue address: Mary Davies Library and Community Centre, 17 Settlers Avenue, Baldivis

Event time: 9.30am - 11.30am

Contact Person: Mary Davies Library and Community Centre

Email: mdlcccontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au

Phone: 08 9591 0800

RSVP required?: Yes

 

Date: Wednesday 9th August

Event name: A Time To Live premier screening

Event details: Premiere screening of UK documentary. What would you do if you were told you had a terminal illness and may only have months to live? This is a film about 12 people who managed to find positives in their terminal prognosis and who made the most of the time they had left.

Venue address: Orana Cinemas Kalgoorlie, 26 Oswald Street, Kalgoorlie WA

Event time: 6.15pm

Contact Person: Lyn Robinson

Email: Lynnette.Robinson@health.wa.gov.au

Phone: 9080 5290

RSVP required?: No

 

Date: Tuesday 9th August

Event name: A Time To Live premier screening

Event details: Premier screening of UK documentary. What would you do if you were told you had a terminal illness and may only have months to live? This is a film about 12 people who managed to find positives in their terminal prognosis and who made the most of the time they had left.

Venue address: Orana Cinemas Geraldton, 229-235 Marine Terrace, Geraldton WA

Event time: 6.15pm

Contact Person: Robyn Ellis

Email: Robyn.Ellis@health.wa.gov.au

Phone: 9956 2431

RSVP required?: No

 

Date: Tuesday 9th August

Event name: A Time To Live premier screening

Event details: Premier screening of UK documentary. What would you do if you were told you had a terminal illness and may only have months to live? This is a film about 12 people who managed to find positives in their terminal prognosis and who made the most of the time they had left.

Venue address: Orana Cinemas Albany, 451 Albany Highway, Albany WA

Event time: 6.15pm

Contact Person: Irene Montefiore

Email: irenemontefiore@gmail.com

Phone: 0428 991 653

RSVP required?: No

 

Date: 9 August 2017

Event name: A Time To Live premier screening

Event details: Premiere screening of UK documentary. What would you do if you were told you had a terminal illness and may only have months to live? This is a film about 12 people who managed to find positives in their terminal prognosis and who made the most of the time they had left.

Venue address: Orana Cinemas, 27 Albert St, Busselton WA

Event time: 6.15pm

Contact Person: Lisa Knight

Email: Lisa.Knight@health.wa.gov.au

Phone: 0437 156 110

RSVP required?: No

 

Date: Sunday 6th August

Event name: Dying To Talk

Event details: We live in a world where death and dying are still uncomfortable topics to discuss and talk about. Do you have questions about the end of life or funerals but have never had an opportunity to discuss them?
Dying to Talk is an open forum where we can share stories and experiences, to ponder the mystery that death is. To embrace life and feel at ease with our own mortality.
Nicolette is an End of Life Doula and Community Educator with a wealth of knowledge. 
She will facilitate the discussion and create a safe space to explore these topics.
A delicious afternoon tea will be provided. 
Bookings essential.

Venue address: Kinfolk Cafe Mundaring Wellness Centre 16 Craig St Mundaring.

Event time: 1pm till 3pm

Contact Person: nicolette smith

Email: info@theendoflifecare.com.au

Phone: 0416344175

Event Website: https://www.trybooking.com/QTBK

RSVP required?: Yes

 

Date: Friday 11 August

Event name: Creative Funeral planning

Event details: Thinking about planning a non-traditional funeral? Want something fun, new or different? Come along
and learn how to plan your own creative funeral.

Venue address: Safety Bay Library 197 Safety Bay Road, Safety Bay

Event time: 11am - 12:30pm

Contact Person: Safety Bay Library

Email: sbycontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au

Phone: 08 9528 8611

RSVP required?: Yes

 

Date: Thursday 17 August

Event name: A Will for the Woods: Documentary Screening

Event details: Rockingham Central Library is proud to be hosting a screening session of this award-winning documentary.

Venue address: Rockingham Central Library, Dixon Road, Rockingham

Event time: 7pm - 9pm

Contact Person: Rockingham Central Library

Email: rclcontact@rockingham.wa.gov.au

Phone: 08 9528 8683

RSVP required?: Yes

 

Date: 23 August 2017

Event name: Dying to Talk

Event details: We live in a world where death and dying are still uncomfortable topics to discuss and talk about. Do you have questions about the end of life or funerals but have never had an opportunity to discuss them?
Dying to Talk is an open forum where participants can share stories, to learn from others experiences, to ponder the mystery that death is, to embrace life and feel at ease with our own mortality.
Together we will create a safe space to explore these topics.
Tea and coffee will be provided but please bring a snack to go with the coffee.
Bookings essential as there is limited space.

Venue address: Community Resource Centre, Ridley St, Brunswick Junction

Event time: 6.30pm to 8.30

Contact Person: John Ball

Email: jayandess@westnet.com.au

Phone: 0416 924 977

RSVP required?: Yes