Exploring Spiritual Care and Medical Assistance in Dying

Wednesday, September 14th, 2022, 1:30 to 3:30, St Peter’s United Church, York Street, Sudbury.

Workshop Facilitator: Rev. Kathy Dahmer, Chaplain RP

Special Guests: Dr. Jessica Jackson, MAID provider and Mary Huska, Clinical Bioethicist/Manager Spiritual and Religious Care

This workshop offers:

1)      Education about MAID- (in institutions and in the community) and the importance of spiritual care for spiritual patients, facilitating MAID and last wishes.

2)      Unique issues that can surface regarding death and/or grief for patients- and family members.  (Sharing our experiences)

3)      Equipping Clergy with tools- communication and ministry of presence in order to best serve patients and families. 

Cost – Kindly consider making a donation at the event.