Build your death literacy by making your way through this list of resources.
Lots of inspiration for Dying To Know Day August 8th
We will keep updating the list so add yours below.
Social action and social change projects
Public Health and Palliative Care International Developing Compassionate Communities
Dying Matters - England
Good Life, Good Death, Good Grief Scotland
The Order of the Good Death - Caitlin Doughty and her crew make death awareness funky.
Caring at end of life research University of Western Sydney - Australia - researching social networks at end of life and how compassionate communities can be developed by Palliative care services.
Talking about Death & Conversation projects
These projects promote the importance of promoting conversations about death and dying as part of life.
Conversations for Life UK - a great project using community development and film
To Absent Friends - Festival of Storytelling and Remembrance
Engage with Grace - simple approach to a complex issue
Design for Death and My Gift of Grace game cards - love card games! This one has been thoughtfully planned, and codesigned with the people who will use them.
Die-alogue Cafe Newcastle - lots of local resources and information and a model to encourage conversation
Planning for end of life tools
Talking about death with children
Books and other resources
Caresearch - your link to research and grey research from across Australia and the world
Sacred Dying by Megory Anderson
The Art of Death Midwifery by Joelle St Pierre
Midwife for Souls by Kathy Kalina
The Needs of the Dying by David Kessler
Death midwives, Doulas for the Dying and death educators
Spiritual Palliative Care - based in QLD