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Santa Cruz County End-of-Life Coalition

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General Agency Information
Name:Santa Cruz County End-of-Life Coalition
Alternate Name(s):Make Your Wishes Known Initiative
Santa Cruz County End of Life Coalition
Primary Phone:831-469-6222
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:See Meeting Hours
Description:The Coalition is a group of community members from all walks of life who are passionately dedicated to breaking the taboo about discussing death by raising public awareness of the issues and developing new approaches to end-of-life care

ELIGIBILITY: We are open to anyone who wishes to further awareness and education about the end-of-life experience in homes, hospitals and nursing facilities in Santa Cruz County.
Mission:The organizations's mission is to increase awareness and acceptance of death as a natural part of life by promoting individual and community dialogue and education concerning the end-of-life experience.

Meetings:Meeting times and locations vary, please call for current information
Volunteer Info:We are in particular need of people who can (with training) either lead a public meeting about end-of-life issues and the importance of Advance Directives, or can help in the scheduling and planning and setting up of presentations to groups or manning display tables at health fairs.
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Not Applicable
Public Transportation:Call for information
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:Call for Information
Fee Amounts:
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Funding Source:Donations
Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Hospice of Santa Cruz County
Subject Headings
 Advance Medical Directives
Death and Dying
Death and Dying Issues
Private Nonprofits
Public Awareness/Education
This record last modified January 23, 2013

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