Community Information Database
Santa Cruz County End-of-Life Coalition
|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
|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|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Parent Agency:||Hospice of Santa Cruz County|
|Advance Medical Directives|
Death and Dying
Death and Dying Issues
|This record last modified January 23, 2013|