Theme 1. Nurturing Pastoral Care Ministry in your Church: a series of three workshops.
Participants are encouraged to attend all three sessions, but participation in a single event will be possible if space is available.
Session 1: Saturday, October 27th, 9:00 – 3:30. Developing Listening and Communication Skills with Rev. Catherine Somerville and Madeleine Sauve and Val Clarke-Truscott from Warm Hearts; How to Visit with chaplains Sister Costanza Romano and Alison Cline Dean.
Session 2: Saturday, January 26th, (date to be confirmed) This day will develop the themes of session 1 and respond to requests made by participants.
Session 3: Saturday, April 20th. Pastoral Care of the Dying and Bereaved with Rev. Dr. Anne Simmonds, Emmanuel College, Toronto.