a companion, neighbour or fellow community member who cares, Joe Hiscott offers
Death Café in Wakefield, QC
a supportive presence at the
bedside of the dying as well as for loved ones who are navigating
the challenges of the dying process, providing volunteer respite/bedside vigil for the family
and caregiving team.
He also offers education and resources for end-of-life planning and community-centred alternatives
to the current model of care for the dying,
dead and bereaved.
For more information or to reach out for support in the Outaouais region of Québec, contact email@example.com
Joe Hiscott has received a certificate of completion from
BEyond Yonder Virtual School for Community Deathcaring in Canada
and is a board member of the Community Deathcare Canada.
Community Deathcare Canada is
an emerging non-profit group, representing the needs and interests of
Canadians who seek to
re-engage with dying and deathcare in more
meaningful, holistic, and environmentally sustainable ways.
We imagine a culture where death is reclaimed as an honoured part of life, and believe in the healing and transformative
possibilities of a more intimate and participatory relationship with dying and deathcare.