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Oct. 19: Art to Contemplate Mortality Workshop

Here is another opportunity to gently open yourself to the transformational power of facing our shared human reality. Saturday, Oct. 19, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with location information when you sign up. $50 fee includes materials and… Read More

CEOLP and End of Life Issues Featured in New HBO Films

In mid-August, two films related to end-of-life issues, directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill (of HBO’s “Axios”), were released by HBO Documentaries. The Crestone End of Life Project and the late Aliyah Alexander are the… Read More

What I Learned Photographing Death

Documenting the final moments between critically ill children and their families helped me come to terms with my cancer diagnosis. Read More Here

An Oral History of CEOLP

How did the Crestone End of Life Project come to be? What was involved in getting it off the ground, and how does it work? A public informational event in Crestone in late April provided clear, articulate and… Read More

I Could Face My Own Mortality, but My Son’s Was Another Story

After my near-death experience, I lost my fear of death. I didn’t expect to feel so blindsided when my son got leukemia. Read More

LeaveLight Workshop To Be Offered Again

January 12th:  Overview of LeaveLight workshop will be offered October 12, 2019 End-of-Life Preparation Workshop Starts in January If you’ve been putting off your end-of-life preparation tasks, join us for an 8-week workshop called “LeaveLight: Rest in Peace… Read More

Green Burials

At the End of Life, Thinking Outside the Coffin: They offer lower costs, fewer chemicals and a quicker route to being reborn — in one sense, anyway. Read More

When the Hospice Care System Fails

Your father was gasping for breath. The hospice care providers had not yet trained you in how to respond. So you called 911. Read more

Yom Kippur

A Dress Rehearsal for Our Deaths: Yom Kippur asks us to look our mortality in the face. Can we sustain the stare? Read more here > 

CaringBridge

CaringBridge: Your free CaringBridge website has all the tools you need to keep your family and friends updated during a difficult time. A CaringBridge website provides all the information your family and friends need so they can give you all… Read More