Tag: support network; carers support

May 9, 2017 Nicolette 22 comments

    I found these beautiful words a while ago. I do not know the source of where they came from but I think they have been distilled from this poem “Life is like a train ride” by John A Passaro I love what the analogy expresses about life and death and wanted to share…

May 9, 2017 Nicolette 2 comments

I was scrolling through Instagram the other day and I came across this story. It was in relation to birth but I could see the parallels to our experiences of death and dying and how an End of life Doula can be a valuable support.

May 3, 2017 Nicolette 7 comments

              Earlier this year I took the opportunity to attend the Compassionate Communities Symposium in Sydney. It was a jam-packed 2-day event from which I learnt so much. I learnt what a Compassionate Community is and how it can be of benefit. I also realised how my role as…