Making Friends with Death
Can Change your Life
Saturday, October 6th, 3:00pM
Join us for the FInale of the William Birkett Williams Lectures
The dying process is a meaningful, spiritual, and natural transition in every life that merits advance preparation. Advance Health Care Planning gives you control over your outcomes and increases the likelihood of having a gentle, supported end-of-life experience.
Learn from this inspiring presentation what your options are and how to voice your choices with your love ones and caregivers.
Loretta Downs, MA, CSA, is an internationally recognized inspirational speaker, writer, and consultant on the subject of supporting the end of life with wisdom, love, comfort and dignity. Her work is inspired by more than 30 years a companion to the dying and their loved ones. She holds a master's degree in Gerontology.
She is Past-President of the Chicago End-of-Life Care Coalition, an Advance Health Care Planning Facilitator, a Certified Senior Advisor, and a Death Doula. She raises Monarch butterflies in the summer.
Please join us after this presentation for a light reception in Andersen Hall.