I live my life as a Humanist and get my spiritual highs from nature, loving relationships and the joy of being human, with all our frailties. I don’t feel any loss as a result of not having a religious practice. That is, until recently, when I came across something for the first time that I […]
3 things to offer the dying – the soul midwives way
“20 years ago this month, a traumatic session at the hospice where I volunteered sowed the seeds for Soul Midwives.” This is the story of the birth of soul midwives in the UK. It’s the (abridged) story of Felicity Warner, who has trained a network of people ready to support others through the final journey […]
We need to talk about death: The Telegraph reports
We need to talk about death. And if the largest circulation and most conservative daily newspaper – The Telegraph – is talking about it, we think this is a good day.
Doula Foundation Training
Foundation course: May 22nd, 23rd, 24th + July 18th & 19th This course is open to all who would like to be more informed about death and dying, to be more prepared, or to support friends or family. It is also the first stage of a training for lay people in support, companionship and mentorship for […]