Tuesday November 20th 10:30am Funeral Planning
Making funeral plans in advance can give great peace of mind to you, and your family. There are so many options nowadays. Come and find out about YOUR options and their costs. The average cost of a funeral in Scotland is £3,535 and funeral debt is a growing problem so it is good to be prepared.
October 9th 10:30am Wills and Power of Attorneys
Without a Will your family may have unnecessary difficulties after your death. Without a Power of Attorney in place, if you are not able to speak up for yourself, your next of kin cannot legally speak for you or you may be stuck in hospital for months.
Many people can get financial assistance to put a Will and Power of Attorney in place. Come along to find out how you and your family can be protected.
September 18th 10:30am Living Wills
Come along to find out about Living Wills and get a template to write your own. Living Wills record your wishes about medical treatment and care. They can give you peace of mind that your wishes will be known if you are too ill to speak. They are especially useful if you do not want medical treatment which would keep you alive if you have lost your independence.
April 4th 2:15 pm Help to answer the "BIG" questions
We are delighted to welcome Nan Moore to help us think about the “BIG” questions that arise when the end of life is near.
Why is it taking so long ? What happens when I die?
Should I have more treatment? What can I do about my fears?
Nan is visiting from Boston US and has a wealth of experience to share from her work in hospices and hospitals.
March 21st 2:15 pm Funerals and how to pay for them
Pre-paid funeral plans, funeral insurance, funeral payments... there are many ways to pay for a funeral. People often want peace of mind that it is all taken care of but can get caught out with the marketing - Funeral Plans are big business - come and find out your options. There are also ways to get help with the costs. The average cost of a funeral in Scotland is £ 3,535 and funeral debt is a growing problem so it is good to be prepared.
February 28th Comfort Care for People who are Ill or Dying
Learn about small ways family and friends can bring comfort to people who are ill or dying at home. Followed by DROP IN for any queries 3-4pm.
February 14th Aromatherapy Relief in the Home
An introduction to how to use essential oils safely around your home. Helping you to create a calm and healthier environment naturally.
January 31st 2:15 pm Q&A: Wills and Power of Attorneys
Many people can get financial assistance to put these in place. Without a Will your family may have unnecessary difficulties after your death. Without a Power of Attorney in place, if you are not able to speak up for yourself, your next of kin cannot legally speak for you or you may be stuck in hospital for months.
Come along to make sure you and your family are protected.
Followed by DROP IN for any queries 3-4pm