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Scratchley Hall

81 Brigstock Road

Thornton Heath

Croydon

CR7 7JH

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Dying Well takes planning. A great line up of speakers and creative artists who will help attendees ....... think, plan and communicate their end of life wishes.


A Festival of events not to be missed, suitable for all age groups of adults who wish to give this difficult subject some creative thinking in order to make plans that are unique to them.


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Dying Well Takes Planning - "What Can You Do?"

9th May 10am - 4pm (1st event)

Venue: Scratchley Hall, 81, Brigstock Road, Thornton Heath CR7 7JH (020) 8683 7100

A day of interactive information-sharing and discussions to help with planning for end of life care and death focussing on 5 Things You can Do to Die Well.

The day also features an exhibition by AgeUK Creative Arts Group, Croydon's Top 10 Funeral Music Choices and a Death Cafe with light refreshments provided.


Creating narratives relating to Dying Matters

10am Registration and viewing & Info Stalls

10.30am. An Introduction to the 5 Things to think about, plan, and communicate, in order to Die Well, with the gift to ourselves of peace of mind, that all will be well. St Christopher's representative

10.45am AgeUK Creative Arts Group

11.15 am Break

11.30am Funeral Wishes Matters

Down to Earth - funeral poverty Natural Burial Centre - green funerals,

Croydon Crematorium - local services

Q&A

12.30am Light Lunch / Playing top 10 funeral music tracks from Croydon Crematorium

Lunchtime "Death Café" for those who wish to continue talking about their end of life wishes.

2 pm Representative to introduce afternoon session/services in Croydon

2.15pm - 3.45pm

Orin Lewis ......Organ Donation

Brian Calvert. .....Advance Care Planning

Caroline Adams .........Palliative Care Nurse, Croydon University Hospital

Tina from Will Drafters, London Road T.H ..... Making a Will

Q&A

3.45pm Anika Wilson. Age UK Croydon Closing Session & Thanks


FREE but booking essential



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