Living Well, Dying Well

Aging & Preparing for the End of Life

Saturday, December 1, 2018
9:30 am to 3:30 pm
St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, 1121 14th Ave SW, Calgary

Cost: $25


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Legal Matters

Presenter: TBD


Spirituality at the End of Life & Funeral Planning

Presenter: The Very Rev. Leighton Lee


Advanced Care Planning & Palliative Care

Presenter: Ms. Mollie Cole, RN, Gerontological Nurse Specialist
Most people hope for a peaceful death. But, without planning and preparation, that is unlikely to happen. Heather will discuss Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care, as well as palliative and end of life care in Calgary. Reference will be made to the changing context as the practice of Medical Assistance in Dying has been legalized.


Aging & Dementia

Presenter: Ms. Heather Shantz, RN, Clinical Nurse Specialist
As we age, we experience many changes in our physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health. This session will delve into some of the common changes associated with the normal aging process and dementia. There will also be time to reflect on ways individuals and communities can accommodate the needs of older adults, especially within an intergenerational context.



Doors open at 9:00 am with coffee and tea
9:30 am – Morning Prayer

10:00 am – Morning Session

Workshop A: Legal Matters
Workshop B: Spirituality at the End of Life & Funeral Planning.

12:00 pm- Lunch (provided)

1:00 pm -Afternoon Session

Workshop A: Advanced Care Planning & Palliative Care
Workshop B: Aging & Dementia

3:00 pm – Plenary Session

Presenter: The Rev. Christine Conkin


Registration Form

Thank you for your interest but registration is now closed


Questions? Need more information?

If you would like to talk to someone about this event please contact the Rev. Natasha Brubaker at 403-249-3014 or or the Rev. Charmaine Evans at 403-244-4879 or